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Walker administration won't revisit SB21

...further developed and marketed, he said. That's one way to raise revenue without adding taxes or waiting on a natural gas pipeline."There are risks associated with adding revenue, but if you change the dynamic, you change the bottom line...
State | AK legislature
Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...Now) government has to go through some pain."The best way to "grow our pie" is to get the Alaska Liquefied Natural Gas pipeline up and running, Resources Committee Chair Giessel said. Diversifying Alaska's natural resources will lead to...
State | AK legislature
Local lawmakers react to State of the State

...fisheries, energy cost, education - especially his adamant claim that he will be the governor to build Alaska's natural gas pipeline."There are a lot of rumors going around in this building that he's trying to stop it, but he addressed it...
Empire Editorial: The Case for Susitna Dam

...contributes to climate change. Moreover, it doesn't protect Alaska from swings in energy prices.The trans-Alaska natural gas pipeline will provide energy, but it should be energy for export, not for domestic use. Around the world, homes, cities...
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...the one big project that will really move the needle for state finances and the economy - the large North Slope natural gas pipeline and liquefied natural gas project - there's no indication so far of a slowdown.The governor's Administrative...
Gov. Walker halts megaprojects

...Stand-Alone Pipeline Project: This small-diameter pipeline project was envisioned as a backup plan in case the large natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to the Kenai Peninsula failed to materialize.
State | AK legislature
Alaska Editorial: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

...Dam. The Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline (ASAP), known colloquially as the "bullet line." The large-diameter natural gas pipeline.Alaska has no shortage of capital-intensive megaprojects in the works, but now the state is scrambling to...
Alaska Editorial: Walker takes office amid state revenue downturn

...willingness to continue the work that the office's previous occupants began, as with steps toward a full-diameter natural gas pipeline. "Alaska doesn't have a resource problem," the governor said, "It has a distribution problem." That statement...
Parnell throws in the towel

...bypassed this year's primary by gathering signatures to support an outside run.A major issue for Walker has been a natural gas pipeline project. Walker advocated for one for years but has taken issue with the process for pursuing one set up by Parnell's...
Empire Editorial: Picks for State House, Senate seats are ...

...caucusing with the Republican majority he's still managed to remain independent. Egan voted to advance an Alaska natural gas pipeline and against Senate Bill 21, which reformed Alaska's oil tax system. Egan weighs the merit of legislation before...


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