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Alaska editorial: Governor shouldn't sign gas pipeline contract

There's word going round that Gov. Frank Murkowski might do the unthinkable with the draft agreement for a North Slope natural gas pipeline.
Port Authority looks to revive its bid for gas pipeline contract

The Alaska Gasline Port Authority wants to resurrect its natural gas pipeline proposal, which was rejected by Gov. Sarah Palin's administration.
Juneau reaction to proposal is mixed

Conducting hearings on a proposed gas pipeline contract in Anchorage bothers some in Juneau, while others are not too worried. Sound off on the important issues at Hosting the Legislature...
We need a governor who is loyal to Alaskans

The natural gas pipeline contract is a huge issue for me in the upcoming election. I am very worried that Alaska will elect a governor who has too many ties to...
Alaska's oil tax structure must stand on its own

Completion of the natural gas pipeline contract represents a historic milestone that will provide for Alaska's future through both increased revenues and by spurring future...
Murkowski heads to pipeline talks

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Frank Murkowski has traveled to Texas to negotiate on a natural gas pipeline contract with the heads of the three largest North Slope oil companies. The face-to-face talks come as a deadline nears for Murkowski...
Raids dim chances for special session

JUNEAU - Lawmakers haven't shown enough willingness to consider Gov. Frank Murkowski's natural gas pipeline contract to merit another special session, House Speaker John Harris said Friday. Sound off on the important issues at...
Expert: Don't set gas-line deadline

Gov. Frank Murkowski's top energy consultant on Tuesday said the state's proposed gas pipeline contract should not specify a construction start date or a deadline, as such a schedule could lead to the $20 billion to $25 billion...
Gas contract made public

...After two years of secret negotiations, Gov. Frank Murkowski unleashed a long-awaited draft of a North Slope gas pipeline contract Wednesday morning. Sound off on the important issues at The documents - including an unsigned contract and the...
Agreement to not sign gas deal on hold

...made a tentative agreement not to sign a natural gas pipeline contract before Nov. 14, but the deal has been put on stipulate that the governor would not sign any gas pipeline contract until the 14th, they wanted it to say the court...


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