My Turn: Sen. Begich serves with distinction

...order to secure health care, jobs and other benefits for Alaska's large veteran community; he has worked to increase oil and gas development; and he supports women, the fisheries, rural Alaska, and education. I'm proud to support a real Alaskan...
My Turn: Walker's statements threaten gasline progress, jobs

...agreement 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...
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...
BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

...oil fields and a 50 percent interest in the Liberty and Milne Point fields. It also included BP's interests in the oil and gas pipelines associated with those fields, BP said in April.BP's president for Alaska operations, Janet Weiss, said...
My Turn: Alaska's fusion candidacy

...communities. For example one of Walker's primary themes is reducing the cost of energy across Alaska. In a state where oil and gas is exported, Walker said, the price of energy in villages threatens their future. "Energy is in a disaster mode across...
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...gun sale background checks and his party's support for keeping the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge off-limits to oil and gas drilling.While he landed a coveted spot on the Senate Appropriations Committee, his critics say he hasn't used his...
Three tugs being built for Arctic work

...operate anywhere in the world," Beyer said.Increased oil and gas activity opportunities in the Chukchi Sea and internationally...fabrication previously.The new ships will meet a push in the oil and gas industry for vessels that meet high safety standards...
Oil-tax opponents vow to monitor industry promises

...existing right now," she said.The law could be adjusted sooner, she said. A provision of Parnell's system is a new Oil and Gas Competitiveness Review Board within the Department of Revenue, an independent board aimed at assessing a fair tax for...
My Turn: Gov. Parnell should seek long-term oil production increases

At the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce debate I took the "Vote Yes" side supporting repeal of SB21. I thought the matter closed until Gov. Parnell addressed my arguments on a local radio show.
My Turn: Alaskans are and will be better off under SB21

...square in the middle of all the fights over Alaska's oil and gas policy. In those fights, I served a key legislative...the one responsible for seeing to it that Alaska's oil and gas is produced for the benefit of our citizens, I pitched...


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