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...Rep. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage - Establishes March 13 of each year as Alaska Oil and Gas Day, in honor of the oil and gas industry.? HB 51 - Rep. Bob Herron, D-Bethel - Classifies the painkiller tramadol as a controlled substance.? HB...
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State faces $3.5B deficit amid lower oil prices

...prices and less revenue in the short term, "our long-term view is optimistic.""Greater investment by the oil and gas industry on the North Slope and solid performance of state investments makes Alaska's overall financial health sound...
State works to link veterans with employers

...Crawford, a vice president at CH2M Hill, which is involved with construction and support services for Alaska's oil and gas industry."Just about every job you can imagine in the military is reflected again in the oil and gas field," including...
Three tugs being built for Arctic work

...shipyard has done work in both aluminum and steel fabrication previously.The new ships will meet a push in the oil and gas industry for vessels that meet high safety standards and are less than 30 years old.The Arctic tugs will have the American...
My Turn: Vote 'no' for Alaska's long-term future

...economic landscape with ample employment opportunity for ourselves and our posterity. Our current direction for the oil and gas industry is the correct one for the long haul. It is the right mix of reasonable tax revenue and inducement for investment...
Some answers on oil taxes

...have reacted to the new business climate for the oil and gas industry in Alaska.They said a methodology change in how...industry has in this state. We need to have a healthy oil and gas industry in this state to continue.Pawlowski: One more...
Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

...could be up and running within four years of a firm oil and gas industry commitment to engage in developing the Alaska Outer...for us. I believe that in addition to supporting oil and gas industry needs, Port Clarence is going to positively contribute...
Forever young in Alaska

...the Great Plains energy boom states is becoming younger and more male as workers move in seeking employment in the oil and gas industry, while the U.S. as a whole continues to age as the youngest of the baby boom generation enters their 50s...
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...sector are only about 3 million tons per year.By far the two largest sources of GHG emissions in Alaska are the oil and gas industry (15 million tons) and commercial aviation (12 million tons), together accounting for over half our annual total...
Native corps join to oppose SB21 repeal

...the industry's commitment to new investment and have seen for ourselves the rebound in jobs and activity in the oil and gas industry and we want to see that trend continue."In her statement, Sandvik, of NANA, said her corporation had 4,000...


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