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Evolution of Alaska's oil taxes

...state savings accounts but much of the revenue was also spent in hefty state capital budgets. At the time, Sens. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, and Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said the big state capital budgets helped cushion the state's economy...
Plan addresses workforce needs of Alaska's maritime industry more advanced technical and middle skill careers, as well as professional and managerial opportunities. Senator Lyman Hoffman and Representative Bryce Edgmon also provided leadership, support, and advice as the plan developed. We are grateful...
Senate Finance advances gas line bill

...revenue from the project to go toward energy projects in areas without direct access to a North Slope gas line.Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, said that's a critical piece for him and the other amendment sponsors, Sens. Donny Olson, D-Golovin...
State | AK legislature
Senate panel advances bill rejecting pay increase

...recommended to the full Senate that SB125 pass: Meyer and Sens. Pete Kelly, Click Bishop and Donny Olson. Sen. Lyman Hoffman made no recommendation. Sens. Mike Dunleavy and Anna Fairclough recommended amend, though the proposal is packaged...
Stalemate on education reform continues

...compromise.The Senate's delegates are Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla, and Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel.The House tabbed Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla, and Rep. Sam...
State | Local | AK legislature
My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects

...of rural Alaskans who face energy costs that can reach upwards of half their disposable income, according to Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel. As part of legislation to develop the pipeline, Sen. Hoffman recently proposed a new special energy...
Senate Finance advances Alaska education amendment

...proposal. Kelly and Fairclough are co-sponsors.Sens. Donny Olson, D-Golovin; Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks, and Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, made no recommendation, according to the Legislature's website.SJR9 was sent to the Senate Rules...
State | AK legislature
Panel advances proposed education amendment

...balanced" overall.Meyer, Dunleavy and Sens. Pete Kelly and Anna Fairclough recommended the full Senate pass the proposal. Kelly and Fairclough are co-sponsors.Sens. Donny Olson, Click Bishop and Lyman Hoffman made no recommendation.
Permitting bill hits bump in Senate Finance committee

...intense discussion in the Senate Finance Committee.Committee co-chair Kevin Meyer said he hopes to work with Sens. Lyman Hoffman and Donny Olson to see if changes can be made to the bill to make them more comfortable with it. He said he doesn't...
Senate committee advances amended permitting bill maintain or protect certain water levels for such things as fish habitat, recreation and water quality.Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, has said he believes that's a constitutional right but Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan...


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