Letters to the Editor: Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins is the right candidate for Southeast Alaska

...legislature. He is now experienced.JKT holds common-sense, fiscally prudent positions on budget matters. He works closely with Bert Stedman, across the aisle, on behalf of the region. There is a quote of Jonathan's on his campaign website (http...
My Turn: $2B 'giveaway' sound bite is dangerous distraction

...It's my constitutional duty to voice my opinion that SB21 represents a going out of business sale for Alaskans, and I urge my fellow citizens to vote "Yes" on Proposition 1. ? Bert Stedman is a Republican state senator from Sitka.
Who do you trust?

...a multi-billion dollar tax break. The legislature's ethics rules permit corruption. However, two Republican senators, Bert Stedman of Sitka and Gary Stevens of Kodiak, understand ACES and SB21, and they intend to vote to repeal SB21.Big Oil leaders...
My Turn: Alaskans can't fully trust Big Oil

...have been pumping oil out of it for decades. No one should be surprised that other states are now out-producing us. As Sen. Bert Stedman has pointed out, the boom in North Dakota and Texas is not tax driven but is a result of new fracking technology on...
My Turn: If Ballot Measure 1 is about jobs, families and our future - vote 'Yes'

...than 30 years.So the real question before voters is: does SB 21 give us a fair return for our oil leases. According to Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, one of the few consistent fiscal conservatives, SB 21 structures the return on our oil "as if the State...
My Turn: Maximum benefit to people or favored corporations?

...MAPA were either active conspirators or sleepwalkers. To their credit, two Republican leaders, Sen. Gary Stevens and Sen. Bert Stedman, voted with the minority in opposition to MAPA.Like chief executives of more than a few states, Parnell was elected...
My Turn: Consider the facts before voting

...on Ballot Measure 1, our state Legislature will have the opportunity to fine tune ACES, as advocated by Republican Sen. Bert Stedman of Sitka. Why abolish an oil tax system that is working for a $1 billion to $2 billion annual giveaway under SB21...
Anchors Aweigh to New York post for USCG Capt. Melissa Bert

U.S. Coast Guard Capt. Melissa Bert would like today's change of command...and encourage the community to attend," Bert said. "And bring the kids. We will have...helicopter from Sitka people can tour."Bert is being assigned to the Military Fellowship...
Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...but much of the revenue was also spent in hefty state capital budgets. At the time, Sens. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, and Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said the big state capital budgets helped cushion the state's economy when the rest of the nation tipped...
Frank Maier Marathon record falls

...Josh Garnick, 38, M, 4:29:40, 41. Sarah Matula, 31, F, 4:31:14, 42. Amy Williams, 32, F, 4:36:38, 43. Bert Lammli, 66, M, 4:38:10, Stanton, NE44. Alanna Lawson, 29, F, 4:38:42, SKAGWAY, AK45. Tamara Bledsoe, 43...


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