Walker administration won't revisit SB21

The administration of Gov. Bill Walker will not be revisiting SB21, despite a recent opinion piece written by the governor blasting the oil tax structure pushed by former Gov. Sean Parnell and Republican members of the House and Senate.Department...
State | AK legislature
Letter: SB21 is irresponsible, should be stopped

I find it odd that Gov. Bill Walker is so willing to deplete our state savings when he himself...need to be made, particularly the positions that were filled by former Gov. Sean Parnell as he left office, how can Walker ignore the elephant...
My Turn: Walker's appointment may district from agenda

Gov. Bill Walker called me Jan. 21 and said I would not be reappointed to the Board of Fisheries. I am OK with that decision, as...
After federal announcement, governor talks secession

Gov. Bill Walker said he will "consider all options" when asked if he will consider Alaska's secession from the United States...
State | AK legislature
Tribe criticizes Walker for support of reserve drilling plan

ANCHORAGE - Leaders of an Alaska tribal government are criticizing Gov. Bill Walker for promoting a ConocoPhillips petroleum drilling project within the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska that they...
State | AK legislature
District considers deficit atop deficit

The Juneau School District is expected to take another blow, as reports from the Alaska Legislature and Gov. Bill Walker's draft budget suggest it will receive much less money than previously expected. With the school district already...
Revenue officials explain tax credit issue flagged by Walker

...Revenue department officials told lawmakers Monday that the tax credits that were a source of contention in an opinion piece by Gov. Bill Walker are being paid primarily to small explorers or those developing new oil and gas fields in Alaska.Walker earlier...

...morning. Sen. Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River, spoke about it during the meeting. Finally, the article mistakenly said Gov. Bill Walker wrote in an opinion piece that the state has paid out more in oil tax credits than it has made in tax revenues...
Letter: Walker arrived when needed most

...ship just fine for quite some time without Gov. Bill Walker. He and his fellow insiders...from his circle, and his old pal former Gov. Sean Parnell - saw to it that all the...the future of Alaska.Welcome to Juneau, Gov. Walker. You got here right when we needed...
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