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Empire Editorial: Picks for State House, Senate seats are ...

...independent. Egan voted to advance an Alaska natural gas pipeline and against Senate Bill 21, which reformed Alaska's oil tax system. Egan weighs the merit of legislation before him and works in the gray area between party lines to get things done...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-02/empire-editorial-picks-state-house-se
Opinion
Juneau shouts 'Yes' as Alaska screams 'No'

...precinct contains a large number of state employees whose jobs may be at risk if state revenue declines under the new oil tax system.The Division of Elections reported distributing 21,767 absentee ballots, and at least 14,000 had been received...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/juneau-shouts-yes-alaska-screams-no
State | Local
5 things to know about the primary

...primary will decide the hard-fought, first-round battle for U.S. Senate in Alaska and whether to reinstate an oil tax system that was a legacy of Sarah Palin's short tenure as governor.Here are five more things to know about the primary...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-19/5-things-know-about-primary
State
Empire Editorial: A vote on trust

...long term, Alaska will be better off by voting "Yes." The Alaska Legislature will be charged with creating a new oil tax system that treats the state with the same care as industry.This is not a call to divorce Alaska from Big Oil: It is a...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-17/empire-editorial-vote-trust
Opinion
5 things to know about the Alaska primary

...primary will decide the hard-fought, first-round battle for U.S. Senate in Alaska and whether to reinstate an oil tax system that was a legacy of Sarah Palin's short tenure as governor.Here are five more things to know about the primary...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-18/5-things-know-about-alaska-primary
State
Exploring the 'what ifs' of SB 21, ACES

Tuesday's vote on Ballot Measure 1 will decide if Alaska retains a controversial oil tax system adopted by the Legislature in 2013 or reverts to the previous tax system, known as ACES. The "Vote No" campaign asks voters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-17/exploring-what-ifs-sb-21-aces
State
A tale of two bills

...which voters will decide whether or not to repeal during the Aug. 19 election.Will repealing Alaska's newest oil tax system squelch the state's chances of developing a natural gas pipeline and liquefaction plant? The answer is yes, no...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-12/tale-two-bills
State | Local | SB21
My Turn: Alaskans can't fully trust Big Oil

...not be what's best for Alaska.We are being told that the choice is black and white, between continuing the old oil tax system called ACES, which has some faults, or the new tax system under SB 21, which is way too generous to Big Oil. As...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-06/my-turn-alaskans-cant-fully-trust-big
Opinion
Some answers on oil taxes

...who was integral in the development of Senate Bill 21, met with the Juneau Empire on June 30 to discuss how the new oil tax system was developed, and how companies have reacted to the new business climate for the oil and gas industry in Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-14/some-answers-oil-taxes
State
Empire Editorial: Know before you go (vote)

...historical decline in oil production is inevitable. That sentiment may be true, but new data show that Alaska's oil tax system, and the voter referendum this August, may affect that decline.According to a June 9 article published by the Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-13/empire-editorial-know-you-go-vote
Opinion

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