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My Turn: Another election, another gas line study

...election comes another gas line study, this time SB138, designed to fool voters into thinking there's progress on gas line development. During Gov. Sean Parnell's six years in office, Alaska has spent $280 million with TransCanada and Exxon...
My Turn: It's not complicated: Alaska needs board members serving residents' interests

...large, outside corporations.The problem with Rabinow is that he lives in Texas-what does he care if Alaska gas line development fails? Rabinow wouldn't be affected if the gas line makes Alaska's deficits even worse, as newspaper reports...
Senate energy leader weighs options on opening ANWR

...the Alaska Highway. However, federal tax credits pushed by the Alaska congressional delegation to encourage gas-line development are still under contention. President Bush and House leaders both oppose the incentives, Flint said. The White...
Gas pipeline plans must look to 2020 and beyond

...a future or a state running out of oil money. Take your pick. I know Alaskans are frustrated with the pace of gas line development. I'm sorry, but big projects always take longer than expected. The federal coordinator's office for an Alaska...
Alaska Editorial: Palin must act quickly now that she's in office

...the best people we have in these important positions, especially now that we are facing huge opportunities in gas line development and other important resource management issues," she wrote. "I will make my appointments based on the qualifications...
Alaska editorial: Governor needs some compromise in gas pipeline bill

...too much in negotiations, created public expectations that could never be fulfilled, overstepped the state's gas line development law, and grossly mismanaged the politics of selling the deal to Alaskans. That was the first wrong. And now...
Parnell rolls out 'leaner' budget proposal

...There's just no way around it. We cannot cut corners."Parnell also highlighted several line-items for Alaska gas line development, identification of "corridors" for logging and mining, and Arctic region mapping."As you can tell, we put a...

...of the Resource Development Council, has been appointed Gov. Tony Knowles' special assistant for business and gas line development. Freeman, 31, formerly worked as press secretary to the Republican majority in the Alaska Legislature. Knowles...
Irwin returns to finish job

It's a Tuesday afternoon, and Gov. Sarah Palin's gas pipeline bill - a plan she believes will one day help feed the nation's domestic natural gas supply - is about to get its first public debate.
My Turn: Throwing good money after bad

...protesting shippers. Meanwhile, high tariffs continue to thwart the potential developers the state now courts for gas line development while the state treasury quietly continues to bleed. The period for renegotiation of tariff terms officially began...


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