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My Turn: Oil tax myths

...a fact) our current tax policy under SB21 is providing less oil revenue today than if we had not passed it. Yet several...much more in the long term. We know we are producing far less oil than we did 10 years ago. Oil running through the pipeline...
My Turn: Facts emerge in support of YES vote emerge.Department of Revenue figures show there is less oil production under SB21. The reality of reduced blitz. Now we know Alaska is in a bad situation with less oil production and less money per barrel.We learned that...
Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...National Petroleum Council at the request of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, comes at a time when many argue the world needs less oil, not more. U.S. oil storage facilities are filling up, the price of oil has collapsed from over $100 a barrel to...
Alaska crude prices hit lowest point in four years

...surge in production from unconventional oil deposits like Lower 48 shale oil, and a slumping global economy that needs less oil.Alaska oil companies have responded to the decline in prices by marketing their oil globally. In October, the tanker...
Letter: Setting the record straight on SB 21

...folks admit in their latest report that production will fall more than 40 percent by 2023 under SB 21. That will mean less oil and crashing revenues.Want to kill jobs? Zero-value oil will kill construction, teacher, Trooper and other jobs...
My Turn: 2013 broke records, 2014 won't

...2008, some monthly regional unemployment rates are exceeding those of the nation as a whole. Metal prices are falling, less oil at cheaper prices means less unrestricted State government revenue, and a culture of reduced federal spending (along...
My Turn: Alaskans can't fully trust Big Oil

...with Prudhoe Bay. The federal government oversees and taxes ANWR and the Outer Continental Shelf, not Alaskans. Maybe less oil will flow though TAPS, but it is even more valuable to Alaskans than ever. At the rate we are producing oil, it should...
My Turn: SB21 makes Alaskans 'junior partners'

...billion each year - apparently can't afford to tell you this truth.SB21 produces a steep oil production decline, and less oil than ACES would have. Where does that come from? Facts, not ads.Gov. Sean Parnell's Department of Revenue produces...
Austerman: State facing tough budget questions

...Republican said Alaska is in a somewhat different situation than when oil prices were low in years past because there is less oil flowing through the trans-Alaska pipeline.Alaska relies heavily on oil revenues to fund state government operations...
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My Turn: Be careful what you vote for

...occur, we will experience an even greater oil production decline and Alaska will be hit by both less oil revenue per barrel due to SB21 and less oil flow.There is not enough natural gas in the large fields to fill a large LNG project for more...


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