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My Turn: Another election, another gas line study

...questions.? Bill Walker is an independent candidate for governor and a lifelong Alaskan with experience as an oil and gas attorney and as project manager for the Alaska Gasline Port Authority.
Business leader, political newcomer face off in House race

...University at Hayward. Beth Kerttula Seat: House District 3. Party: Democrat. Spouse: Jim Powell. Occupation: Oil and gas attorney. Age: 50. Education: Bachelor's degree Standford University; law degree, University of Santa Clara. Andrea...
State disputes claims about tax instability

...minority leader said. Kerttula has been aggressive at trying to get more money for the state from its oil, and was an oil and gas attorney with the Alaska Department of Law before becoming a legislator. The "three tax changes in three years" claim...
Oil companies try to sway gas line plan

Oil companies holding leases on North Slope natural gas are asking the Alaska Legislature to keep them in the lead in the quest to build a gas pipeline.
Repeal and replace the giveaway

...Kerttula represents downtown Juneau, Petersburg, Skagway, Gustavus, Kupreanof, Tenakee Springs, Excursion Inlet, and Hobart Bay in the Alaska State Legislature. She is the House Democratic Leader and a former oil and gas attorney.
Doubts aired about Point Thomson oil, gas field lawsuit settlement

...Sullivan seeking a briefing, but said it had never been provided.Rep. Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, and a former oil and gas attorney with the Department of Law, said she was worried about the agreement."I've seen just enough of that settlement...
Oil pipeline decline spurs tax debate

...response is an open question. "It's a big deal," acknowledged Rep. Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, a former oil and gas attorney with the Alaska Department of Law who allied with former Gov. Sarah Palin to raise taxes on the industry. "I...
Will 'beyond our control' argument have legal merit?

Exxon Mobil Corp. and ConocoPhillips Co. are notifying customers they cannot meet contract obligations to supply crude oil from Alaska's Prudhoe Bay oil field because of unavoidable events beyond their control.
Juneau incumbents hold onto their seats

...Mendenhall Valley. Kerttula, 48, touted her leadership roles in the House as a politician and negotiator. A former oil and gas attorney, Kerttula serves as the House Democrats' minority whip. Her opponent, Engstrom, 38, said the campaign "was...
Governor hands off gas line proposal

...the contract. "We still didn't get a definitive answer," she said. Juneau Rep. Beth Kerttula, a former oil and gas attorney for the Alaska Department of Law, warned that part of Murkowski's proposal - making Alaska a partner in owning...


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