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Murkowski won't raise oil-company taxes

ANCHORAGE - Republican Frank Murkowski pledged not to raise oil-company taxes if he's elected governor. For more Juneau Empire coverage of the November 5 general election, please visit the Juneau Empire...
Hiding the facts employed as one of a small group of right-wing finance staff at the Legislature who blindly advocate cutting oil company taxes, state budgets and rural education, while they enjoy squeezing Juneau, cutting S.E. ferry service and pushing...
Quid pro oil?

...pick up on the part about corporate giveaways. He has been pushing for some time for a $2 billion reduction in oil company taxes with the vague stated hope that higher oil company profits will somehow result in more investment in Alaska. I guess...
Weyhrauch trail slated for Juneau

...get legal work for his law firm from VECO in 2006 at the same time VECO officials were actively lobbying to lower oil company taxes. The investigation began in 2004. Federal prosecutors allege Weyhrauch tried to get a job performing legal work...
BP pays Senate candidate's firm more than $1M

...politics.French is a leader in the Senate bipartisan coalition that rejected Gov. Sean Parnell's plan to lower oil company taxes. Parnell and other supporters contend the tax cut is needed as an incentive for producers to drill more wells in...
Empire editorial: Let's track those torpedoes, governor

...Palin's Republican party. How about Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share? Palin's victory with her bill will raise oil company taxes to 25 percent of profits. She said this would bring in a new era of stability. She certainly deflected an era's...
My Turn: Business as usual? get the accountants who can outfox the poorly compensated state auditors. This is not an issue affecting only oil company taxes. Is the Basin Road Trestle safe? How about the Brotherhood and Douglas bridges and the new overpass being constructed...
Keep the money

After hearing that Gov. Sean Parnell is proposing to cut oil company taxes by $1 billion per year we needed to respond. We don't have the figures in front of us for the amounts of last year's profits...


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