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My Turn: Vote 'Yes' to restore Alaska as an owner state

...of North America's largest fields, ACES provided Alaska, the actual owner of the leases, with a fair share of the oil wealth. Then came Gov. Sean Parnell, who initially was also a supporter of ACES. A Dec. 20, 2009, article in the Petroleum...
Woman guilty of fraud ordered to pay back PFD money

...of state for more than six months in 2008 and 2010, making her ineligible to receive the annual share of Alaska's oil wealth reserved for in-state residents. Baldwin illegally applied for the PFD for herself and on behalf of her two children...
Most Alaskans get $900 in oil wealth checks

ANCHORAGE - Nearly every Alaska resident will receive $900 for their share of the state's oil wealth, a nice sum to be sure, but nowhere near the amount of the checks before the recession.The amount of each person's check...
Analysis: SB21 working as hoped

...bring increased production and jobs on the North Slope, but it's accrued a different alias from its critics - "The Oil Wealth Giveaway.""Changing the tax law has not had the desired result of increasing net production in the past," Fisher...
My Turn: Promises, promises return for the big tax breaks. That says it all.So with no binding quid-pro-quo, SB21 simply redistributes oil wealth from the owner state to the industry. And, the owner state is to be content with some trickle down abstract benefits...
Director: Bigger dividends likely in 2014

...ANCHORAGE - Alaskans could see a greater share of the state's oil wealth when dividends are distributed this year.Permanent Fund Dividend...900.The money comes from investment profits from the state's oil-wealth savings account.
Repeal and replace the giveaway

...historic mistake with the signing of the governor's oil wealth giveaway - a much bigger mistake than the Seward grain...stop it from happening with our oil. The governor's oil wealth giveaway gives billions of dollars to the oil industry...
Effort to overturn oil tax reform is bad for Alaska

...anti-development instigators of the petition drive to overturn oil tax reform are gushing epithets:Paid hacks... oil wealth giveaway... harassment from industry shills... flagrant interference... voter intimidation... grease the...
Grassroots group forms in opposition to Parnell's plan to rollback oil taxes in Alaska

...formed in opposition to Gov. Sean Parnell's plan to slash oil production taxes in Alaska. Alaskans United to Stop Our Oil Wealth Giveaway is meant as a counterweight to the Make Alaska Competitive Coalition, a group of businesses, organizations...
Criminals' dividend checks may go to victims' fund

JUNEAU - The Senate State Affairs Committee has advanced a bill calling for the annual state oil wealth disbursement checks of those incarcerated to go first toward victim compensation.The bill sponsored by Sen. Fred Dyson, R-Eagle...
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