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Parnell proposes BSA increase in 'good faith'

...complicated or technical."If Alaskans have the opportunity to vote on the tremendously complex and intricate issue of oil taxation, then surely they deserve to make their voices heard on the simple and personal issue of being able to choose the best...
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All eyes on Senate ahead of expected oil taxation vote

JUNEAU - Both sides are ratcheting up the rhetoric on oil taxes ahead of this week's expected vote in the Alaska Senate.
Two views: Time for oil tax cut

...necessary to prevent legislators from avoiding controversial votes.We all knew such votes were coming this session. Oil taxation was the campaign issue in November, and yet the voters in Anchorage and the Kenai Peninsula elected these senators...
Two views: No deal on new oil tax scheme

...Alaskan and is a treasure of commitment to future Alaskans.As we've written before, ACES isn't the last word in oil taxation. Alaska can and should offer incentives to the major producers to increase production, encourage smaller companies...
Alaska Editorial: Governor still has work to do on oil tax reform in the Senate

...month.The relative depth and strength of that agreement could inject a new layer of complexity into the politics of oil taxation during the coming six months. The governor can't take anything for granted at this point.
Time for Alaska to fight back

...accountability and fairness. This is what Senator Stedman and the Senate Coalition discovered during their hearings on oil taxation. All we need do now is strongly support the Senator's that put Alaska's interest above enhancing the profit margin...
Big Oil's PR blitz was shameful

After reading Gail Phillips letter regarding oil taxation ("We need to adopt right tax strategy," April 30), I feel a response is necessary. First off, Juneau never sent Phillips...
Alaska editorial: Don't jump to conclusions in wake of investigation

...carrying out boxes of documents purportedly related to a leading oil field services company, the recently approved oil taxation overhaul, and the natural gas pipeline contract made a splash across the news pages and on radio and television...
Democratic incumbent touts her experience as minority whip, work across party lines its oil tax structure to reap some of the benefits of high oil prices. She said she would like to see a change in oil taxation before considering instituting a statewide income tax. Alaska is losing millions of dollars in windfall profits, she...
Weyhrauch pleads guilty to working with unregistered lobbyists

...that the state Legislature had to approve the change in oil taxation. VECO supported the negotiations. Allen and Smith...on May 9 without approval of the proposed changes in oil taxation and the governor called a special session. On May 16...


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