In this Jan. 18 photo, Gov. Bill Walker speaks during his State of the State address before a joint session of the Alaska Legislature at the Capitol. Senate President Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, left, and Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, watch from the Speakers desk in the background. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

In this Jan. 18 photo, Gov. Bill Walker speaks during his State of the State address before a joint session of the Alaska Legislature at the Capitol. Senate President Pete Kelly, R-Fairbanks, left, and Speaker of the House Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, watch from the Speakers desk in the background. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire File)

Gov. Walker reflects on rocky tenure, his legacy

To some, Walker was a cool-headed leader who was dealt a bad hand and did what he thought was best for Alaska. For others, he was the guy who stole their dividend check

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