Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...Alaska's oil tax policy. It was proposed by former Gov. Frank Murkowski at the urging of economists in the state Revenue Department...Sarah Palin was in the governor's mansion instead of Frank Murkowski. Palin wanted her own stamp on the state production...
Melting the Ice Curtain, Pt. 1

...February 1989, as the expedition prepared to leave Anchorage for the Soviet Union and the start of the trip, Sen. Frank Murkowski announced that the U.S. State Department and and Soviet Ministry of Foreign Affairs were beginning talks to fully...
My Turn: Alaska has given away the oil and gas farm - again

...oil and gas resource is assuming the most exposure and risk."Does this last line sound familiar? Remember Gov. Frank Murkowski's attempt to negotiate a deal with the three large oil companies that committed Alaska to tens of billions of dollars...
Alaska stake in LNG project approved

...its full 25 percent share itself, without the participation of the pipeline company. A former Alaska governor, Frank Murkowski, also lobbied legislators to kick TransCanada out, arguing that the terms of the proposed deal with the pipeline company...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Why not the Permanent Fund?

...TransCanada in the Heads of Agreement.I look forward to hearing from Alaskans on this extraordinary opportunity to insure the future growth of our Permanent Fund for all Alaskans.? Frank Murkowski is a former governor for Alaska.
Former Gov. questions gasline partnership

...pipeline legislation making its way through the statehouse is the best option for Alaska.In fact, former-Gov. Frank Murkowski wrote in a letter to state officials Thursday that the legislature should strip SB138 of the financing components...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Don't let Legislature fool Alaskans again

...this case, was true to his word. In May 2003, the Legislature repealed the indexing provision in a bill signed by Frank Murkowski. Seventeen Majority legislators who had voted for the bill in 2002 voted to gut it in 2003.Had they left the indexing...
Opinion: Alaska's environmental standards aren't the best in the world

...simply gets said because if you say it often enough, people begin to believe it's true. Ever since the election of Frank Murkowski as governor in 2002, the State of Alaska has been, with one exception, on a steady and determined path to roll...
People make up the state; strike down House Bill 77

...Numerous state and federal agencies were involved. We helped guide government resources with stellar results. When Frank Murkowski became governor, TRAKK had a meeting, already planned for, in Juneau. We were all there, from all over the state...
Gov. defends actions for oil refinery's future

...issue needs to be resolved, and he called for Parnell to take a "personal interest" in the matter. Former Gov. Frank Murkowski said in a column that Parnell has to act more aggressively.Parnell defended himself in the editorial-board meeting...
State | AK legislature


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