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...what's best for all Alaskans when we don't even know what's accurately going on.Q: Besides advocating for oil exploration in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, how do you buck Democratic party lines?A: I am yes for Proposition 1...
My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...job growth? It turns out that under ACES, oil company profits, oil capital investment, oil sector employment, oil exploration, and the number of oil companies conducting exploration, all were growing under ACES. This is because Alaska has...
Hagel says nations must avoid conflict in Arctic

...sure it is not left behind as countries like Russia, China, Canada and Norway map out plans ranging from gas and oil exploration to research and military exercises.U.S. officials estimate the Arctic holds 13 percent of the world's undiscovered...
Pioneer sells Alaska holdings for $550 million

...exploration-driven company he helped establish in 2007, he said. Since the mid-1990s he has been involved in oil exploration in Colombia and West Africa, he said.After an Oct. 24 meeting with Gov. Sean Parnell, Musselman said he is impressed...
Research holds the key to Alaska's future have helped us are the use of directional drilling, horizontal drilling and 3-D seismic surveys to improve oil exploration and recovery techniques. These technologies have accelerated the cycle of discovery and production for reservoirs...
School rally: no to vouchers, yes to BSA

...cheers back. Calls to put education before funding oil exploration were directed at the governor's third-floor windows...should fund schools at least as generously as it does oil exploration."I would say a second-grader's education is...
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Critics say grounding shows Arctic drilling danger

ANCHORAGE - The grounding of a petroleum drilling ship on a remote Alaska Island has refueled the debate about oil exploration in the U.S. Arctic Ocean, where critics for years have said the conditions are too harsh and the stakes too high...
The Governor's oil tax cut plan will damage Alaska's economy

...companies can only reduce their tax payments by investing in Alaska - credits we can improve upon.We also have more new oil exploration than in a decade, and a new Conoco development in NPR-A starting now. And we've passed a law that requires tax...
Dems introduce alternative to Parnell oil bill

...includes several other provisions as well, including a requirement that companies seeking to lease state land for oil exploration submit development plans to the state, as well as an option for smaller would-be producers to get prime, low-interest...
Stedman to tout Arctic at Energy Council talk to her fellow Democrats in Washington, D.C., about opening up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration, a cause Gardner supports."We think it's very important for Democrats to carry the message to other Democrats...


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