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My Turn: SB 21 is Working - give it a chance

...Slope. These developments under the new oil tax reform add up to a big win for Alaska. With an economy fueled by a healthy oil industry, we'll have more high-paying jobs for Alaskans and more funding for education, roads, law enforcement...
A tale of two bills concerned, a gas pipeline needs a stable oil industry, and that means keeping SB21 firmly in place."Without a healthy oil industry, it's hard to picture a scenario where a gasline is built," Parnell spokeswoman Sharon Leighow told the...
State | Local | SB21
Some answers on oil taxes

...patch creates 20 jobs you can understand what a multiplier effect this industry has in this state. We need to have a healthy oil and gas industry in this state to continue.Pawlowski: One more point, we have not had a full-calendar year cycle...
Parnell picks apart issues

...accelerating about 14 months ago after the 2013 Legislature approved Parnell's hallmark legislation - SB21."It takes a healthy oil industry to give us a shot at a gasline," Parnell said. The governor's oil solutionLike many Alaskans, Parnell...
Official: Tie between gas project, referendum

...for keeping in place the oil tax cut, insisting that a healthy oil industry, to help carry lease costs associated with...spokeswoman Sharon Leighow said by email that without a healthy oil industry, "it's hard to picture a scenario where...
ExxonMobil manager says work going well at Point Thomson

...a healthy environment up there for investment, infrastructure builds on infrastructure. ... As long as we have a healthy oil industry there's always something that builds on."Much work at Point Thomson field was outlined in a settlement...
Legislative News in Brief ports, roads, emergency and telecommunications projects in the arctic."The Arctic is our future alongside a healthy oil economy," McGuire told committee members. "Alongside the commercialization of our North Slope gas, the arctic...
State | AK legislature
Oil and gas executives hail project agreement as significant

...last year passed a cut in oil production taxes, which the companies spoke in favor of. Parnell said Wednesday that a healthy oil industry is needed to allow companies to make investments in a gas line. But he said he hasn't heard anything further...
Vote no on 1

...needs most.It is key to commercializing our natural gas. The proposed Alaska LNG project can never happen without a healthy oil industry to pay the bills and keep the costs down. Without the oil, the gas can never compete.MAP fulfills the four...
Floor of Alaska Senate breaks out into oil tax debate

...Could It Look Like?"Giessel, R-Anchorage, and chair of the Senate Resources Committee, spoke of the need for a healthy oil industry for Alaska's economy and what alternatives Alaska had for comparable tax revenues. They included having...
State | AK legislature


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