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My Turn: Vote 'yes' and history is doomed to repeat

...until 2014, North Slope oil production declined by an average of 6 percent every year.ACES proved to be the largest oil tax increase in Alaska's history. In an effort to reverse declining oil flows and generate more production and more jobs for...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-11/my-turn-vote-yes-and-history-doomed-r
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...But it's what he did in those positions that is really important: His crucial contributions to the adoption of oil tax increases have brought billions of dollars to the coffers of the State of Alaska. His role as architect of the Alaska Permanent...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031401/Ope_MyTurn.shtml
Legislative move no answer to corruption

...harnessed the ever-expanding story of political corruption in Alaska to buttress their call for revisiting the oil tax increases adopted last year. Virtually every economist who studied the tax issue - myself included - endorsed the idea of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080507/opi_20070805027.shtml
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Oil future stable, state official says

...15 percent, to $66.93 per barrel, but because oil taxes increase progressively when profits are higher, that's...companies have bitterly complained about the state's oil tax increases under the Alaska's Clear and Equitable Share Act...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121109/sta_534565059.shtml
Frank Murkowski talks oil and gas

...Frank Murkowski says Alaska needs to abandon its effort to build a natural gas pipeline and roll back its recent oil tax increase. Instead, Murkowski told the Juneau Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, it should resurrect the Stranded Gas Act...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101609/sta_505487168.shtml
Lessons from Malone's life

...But it's what he did in those positions that is really important: His crucial contributions to the adoption of oil tax increases have brought billions of dollars to the coffers of the State of Alaska. His role as architect of the Alaska Permanent...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031401/Ope_MyTurn.html
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Murkowski has done well and deserves second term

...He showed guts and leadership in originating the gas line project and negotiating a contract. He proposes more oil tax increases, tightening government operations and proceeding with controversial infrastructure projects. And despite his critics...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061806/opi_20060618002.shtml
Opinion
Inaction prompts new session talk

Some House Democrats are accusing oil industry allies in the Alaska Legislature of trying to delay action on an oil tax increase until the 30-day special session ends Friday. Sound off on the important issues at Senate President Lyda Green...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111407/sta_20071114013.shtml
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Palin, select lawmakers meet with Pebble Mine officials

...Chief Executive Cynthia Carroll met with Palin, who is in Juneau while the Legislature reviews her request for an oil tax increase. Separately on Monday, Lt. Gov. Sean Parnell certified an initiative related to water quality standards on new...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102307/sta_20071023002.shtml
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Empire editorial: Oil-tax hike a good first step

...doing their job to put the heat on to prevent future oil-tax increases. But it's mystifying why Democrats were as negative...Murkowski's plans, making jabs about the smallness of the oil-tax increase at their press conference. The governor embraced...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011605/opi_20050116012.shtml
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