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Brady should sue Goodell's pants off

...DeMaurice Smith and the players' union brought this upon themselves by treating Goodell's magic-wand powers as a bargaining chip in the last contract negotiations.Now the union finds itself pulling the rope, trying to drag ashore lost leverage...
Reinbold: 'I'm hoping my colleagues respect my decision'

...previous Empire article she believes the $32 million in one-time school funding cut from the budget could be used as a bargaining chip to attract minority votes to access the CBR.? Contact reporter Katie Moritz at katherine.moritz@juneauempire...
Governing, not government, is our problem to solve

...entire continent.Young took a symbolic stand against Obamacare when he voted with House Republicans to use it as a bargaining chip for keeping the government open. But now that the stalemate is over he's resorted to his traditional fight against...
A tale of two bills

...governor Bill Walker, who has spent three decades working on oil and gas issues, believes SB21 is being used as a bargaining chip by oil companies to get the tax regime most favorable to them. Whether SB21 is repealed or not, he said bringing...
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Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...they said.Murkowski adopted the idea and pressed the new Petroleum Profits Tax, or PPT, on the producers as a bargaining chip in negotiations over a deal on a natural gas pipeline, which were underway in 2005 and 2006.The new tax was actually...
Education spending bill stumbles on Senate floor

...balance fiscal year 2004 and 2005 spending. Democrats, who traditionally have used that three-quarters vote as a bargaining chip to win concessions in what is a largely a GOP-written budget, said no deal. "We're willing to sign onto the...
Jurors watch videos of illegal police interrogations during David Paul murder trial

...failing a polygraph (which the defense says was just a ruse), made false promises, used his girlfriend as a "bargaining chip" against him and ultimately coerced involuntary statements out of him that were deemed unreliable, according to...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...along with it. Such a vote to fill the annual fiscal gap in the state's budget has become an end-of-session bargaining chip. The proposal has led to partisan wrangling. ``We are perfectly prepared to walk out of town without a CBR vote...
Outside editorial: It's time to end 'secret hold' in the US Senate

...approved overwhelmingly by the appropriate committee - to a vote. It has been used by senators of both parties as a bargaining chip. Earlier this year, for example, Sen. Richard C. Shelby, R-Ala., placed holds on about 70 of President Obama's...
Mine offers escape from poverty

...that SEACC is far more concerned about being a political force rather than a steward of the land. The mine is the bargaining chip that allows SEACC to play the game of politics. On the other hand, the Chilkat and Chilkoot valleys have year-round...


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