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English: John Bruce "Jack" Coghill (born September 24, 1925) is a businessman and politician from the U.S. state of Alaska. Coghill had a political career in Alaska spanning over 40 years, covering the latter portion of the territorial era and most of Alaska's history as a state, and was one of 55 delegates who drafted and signed the Alaska Constitution. Following the granting of statehood, Coghill served two separate tenures in the Alaska Senate during the 1960s and 1980s, bookending a stint of over 20 years as mayor of Nenana, Alaska. Coghill also was lieutenant governor of Alaska from 1990 to 1994, and is a former chairman of both the Republican Party of Alaska and the Alaskan Independence Party.