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Parnell speaks on Guard case

...following procedures to report sexual assaults. Until this year, Gov. Sean Parnell believed him.Parnell, who aside from oil tax reform is best known for his "Choose Respect" campaign to end domestic violence, had spent much of his first full term...
The Alaskan Idiot's Guide To: The 2014 midterm elections

...and gas issues than Parnell. Walker opposed the recent oil tax reforms, and he said he won't be afraid to make changes...the minimum wage.Munoz voted in favor of SB 21, the oil tax reform, while McGuan said he isn't sure the state is...
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...
My Turn: Alaska first, not the Koch Brothers or Karl Rove

...from the laws they crafted. Nothing unusual about that, many politicians nowadays do; look at those who benefited from oil tax legislation in the Alaska Legislature and administration.As to the "other" Sullivan, Mayor of Anchorage, he plays...
Sarah Palin hopes to run for office again some day

...Republican who has held office since Palin quit. Parnell, Palin's former lieutenant governor, dismantled the increased oil taxes that served as a key part of Palin's agenda while she served as governor.In the interview, Palin said Republican...
Forum a (mostly) one-sided affair

...expansion for the AWARE shelter.Oil and gasWhile the democratic candidates voted to repeal SB21, which instituted a new oil tax regime, each candidate said they would be watching closely to see what changes can be made to "make sure the state gets...
My Turn: Parnell has a proven track record on education

...myself, what is the candidate's promise and what is the evidence that he can deliver on an issue of importance to me?Oil taxes, gas lines, health care and budgets are clearly important issues worthy of extensive coverage and debate.For me...
Palin endorses Walker in race for governor

...exploration. Palin's bill provided a multibillion-dollar cushion for state government, which relies almost entirely on oil taxes to run.Parnell and the Legislature approved a new taxation plan that lowered the taxes on the oil industry with the...
Northrim Bank officially completes takeover

...Langland said. "He was interested in a $50 million investment in Alaska, but it wasn't going to happen unless the oil tax changed (from ACES)."Langland said "the psychology of the business environment is key" when it comes to investment...
Walker concerned about gas pipeline

...companies have said long-term certainty on taxes and royalties will be important.The Legislature approved cuts in oil taxes, championed by Parnell as a way to help boost production, in 2013. Voters affirmed that in August, rejecting an attempt...


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