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Letter: JKT the man for the job

...Bunny, treats all with respect and works with folks on both sides of the aisle.JKT votes to put Alaskans first on oil and gas issues. His opponent, Republican Steven A. Samuelson, believes that support of Senate Bill 21 is a "personal," not...
The Alaskan Idiot's Guide To: The 2014 midterm elections

...areas of state government - code for health care and education.Walker has said he plans to take a harder line on oil and gas issues than Parnell. Walker opposed the recent oil tax reforms, and he said he won't be afraid to make changes to Parnell's...
My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...paving the way for a partnership involving natural gas.Frankly, as many years as Bill Walker has spent following oil and gas issues, I expected him to have a better understanding of Alaska LNG and the remarkable position the state is now in. Instead...
Alaska Editorial: AGIA is buried, but the pipeline dream lives on

...the House and 20-0 in the Senate.Rep. Ralph Samuels, the Anchorage Republican regarded as knowledgeable on oil and gas issues in the Legislature, was the only dissenter in the AGIA tidal wave. He now looks pretty prescient.Mr. Samuels...
A tale of two bills

...returned as of press time.Independent candidate for governor Bill Walker, who has spent three decades working on oil and gas issues, believes SB21 is being used as a bargaining chip by oil companies to get the tax regime most favorable to them...
State | Local | SB21
Bill Walker announces Craig Fleener as running mate

...opportunities he had at Fish and Game.Walker, an attorney and former Valdez mayor, is best known for his ideas on oil and gas issues, including his advocacy for an all-Alaska natural gas pipeline. Fleener, who has lived in Anchorage for the...
State | Local
My Turn: Why I'm voting 'Yes' to repeal SB 21

...I will follow the wishes of the voters on Proposition 1. However, given my 30 years of working in and around oil and gas issues here in Alaska, I felt it appropriate to explain why I am voting yes on Proposition 1. First, taxes don't increase...
Gubernatorial races low-key for primary

...former chief of the Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. and a former Yakutat mayor. Walker, 63, is an attorney focused on oil and gas issues with non-industry clients, as well as a former mayor of Valdez, the terminus for the 800-mile trans-Alaska...
Feds: No more false starts on Alaska gas pipeline

...the U.S. Gulf Coast, but it also has substantial disadvantages, like seasonal construction limits and the fact oil and gas issues can be a hard sell amid Alaska politics, he said.The project under consideration would feature an 800-mile pipeline...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Advisors stand behind governor's ACES plan

As advisors to Gov. Palin on oil and gas issues, we and Deputy Commissioner Marty Rutherford of the...two departments, and the governor's key staff on oil and gas issues, we have worked together closely to advise the governor...


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