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Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...gas project would bring to be state treasury, estimated at $4 billion per year, will be needed to offset declining oil income.Several major steps on the gas project need to be taken this year, however.During the 2015 legislative session...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-02/politicos-have-tough-hands-play-2015
State
Oil income to keep state coffers full

...which said oil would average $28.30 per barrel. Oil income accounts for about 84 percent of revenue in the state's...about 74 percent by 2015. If the prediction is correct, oil income would contribute a $653 million surplus to state coffers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121004/sta_20041210002.shtml
News
Tax cut proposal reckless

...Yet this is exactly what Gov. Sean Parnell proposes to do with his oil company tax cuts. Cutting $2 billion from our oil income would immediately put our state in a budget emergency, drain our savings in five years and leave us in the same pathetic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030811/let_796207442.shtml
Opinion
State till bulges with oil income

Record-high oil prices will send hundreds of millions to state coffers, but lawmakers and budget analysts are warning against calling new revenues a surplus.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/113004/sta_20041130002.shtml
News
Say no on Sept. 14

...vote (no), they launched into a sales pitch to convince her to give away a large segment of her share of Alaska's oil income. Remember, the fund was created in response to the state government's rapid disbursement of the lease funds (nearly...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090599/Ope_elkintonltr.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...vote (no), they launched into a sales pitch to convince her to give away a large segment of her share of Alaska's oil income. Remember, the fund was created in response to the state government's rapid disbursement of the lease funds (nearly...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090599/Ope_elkintonltr.shtml
Budget can be balanced fairly through taxes

...in-state-accounting as more accurate; their decision was upheld by the United States Supreme Court, which found that worldwide oil income averaging was too subject to manipulation. Second, establish a surtax on business of 3 percent on the first $500...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092399/Ope_hakalaltr.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...but its realized income last year was $2.6 billion. That is nearly $1 billion more than the state earned from oil income and more than enough to pay for the state's general fund operating budget. Q: What part of the Permanent Fund can...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041899/Loc_pfqa.shtml
Here comes the bear

...Middle East. There will be no restrictions to oil production in order to facilitate Iraq's reconstruction. Alaska's oil income is benefited by OPEC oil production manipulations to keep the price of crude oil high. OPEC will have no influence on...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032403/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share measure is successful

...fresh start on dividing the revenue from Alaska's most valuable commodity. What has been the effect on the state's oil income? The Department of Revenue says that, since its inception, ACES brought in an additional $4 billion over PPT. With...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121009/opi_534186921.shtml

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