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Oil-tax opponents vow to monitor industry promises

...would mean more jobs for Alaskans, more oil production, more money in the Alaska Permanent...was the extraction of promises from the oil industry that were not made during the Senate...system not only stems the decline in Alaska oil but also increases production, Wielechowski...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/oil-tax-opponents-vow-monitor-industry-
State
Hurray for Democrats! Hurray for Republicans! Love, your BFF, Big Money

...versus Big Money. In the corner of Big Oil is Governor Parnell, fresh off the victorious...of dollars - for money well spent. Big Oil keeps Governor Parnell's tax bill following...veterans care or benefits). I wish Big Oil and Big Corporations would use our billions...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-08-21/hurray-democrats-hurray-republicans-l
Letters
Elections should be for people

...this primary election - we need to get big money out of politics. About $15 million was spent on the oil tax referendum, almost all from the oil industry and about $15 million was spent on the U.S. Senate race, most from major corporations...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-08-20/elections-should-be-people
Letters
Juneau shouts "Yes" as Alaska screams "No"

...Ballot Measure 1, which would have repealed the state's oil production tax reform, appears to be bound for failure.With...whose jobs may be at risk if state revenue declines under the new oil tax system.The Division of Elections reported distributing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/juneau-shouts-yes-alaska-screams-no
State | Local
Election Day turns into night of the Sullivans

...Measure One, the vote to repeal the state's controversial oil tax reform.The options to repeal and not repeal had been neck-and-neck...in the lead by about 5,000 votes. If "no" wins out, the oil tax reform voted into law in 2013 and set in motion Jan. 1 will...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-20/election-day-turns-night-sullivans
Local
Alaska Contemporary Art Bank celebrates 11 new acquisitions

...sculpture ? Peter Lind (Homer), carving? Gail Niebrugge (Palmer), acrylic painting? David Rosenthal (Cordova), oil painting ? Maria Shell (Anchorage), textile ? Mary Stroud (Barrow), color photography? Mark Tetpon (Eagle River...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-08-21/alaska-contemporary-art-bank-celebrates-1
Art
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...the independent candidate for governor and those supportive of oil tax cuts put in place by the Republican-controlled state Legislature...for keeping the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge off-limits to oil and gas drilling.While he landed a coveted spot on the Senate...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-21/embattled-sen-begichs-secret-weapon-ala
State
Thank you for voting

...the polls. Voter turnout in House Districts 33 and 34 beat the turnout in Fairbanks and Kenai, places ordinarily consumed by oil issues. The challenge now is to keep up the interest. Juneau has a municipal election Oct. 7, and as bad as turnout has been...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-21/thank-you-voting
Opinion
5 things to know about the primary

...Senate in Alaska and whether to reinstate an oil tax system that was a legacy of Sarah Palin's...included in debates he participates in.? OIL TAX REPEAL: Ballot Measure 1 asks voters whether they want to repeal the oil tax cuts passed by lawmakers in 2013 and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-19/5-things-know-about-primary
State
5 things to know about the Alaska primary

...Senate in Alaska and whether to reinstate an oil tax system that was a legacy of Sarah Palin's...included in debates he participates in.3. OIL TAX REPEAL: Ballot Measure 1 asks voters whether they want to repeal the oil tax cuts passed by lawmakers in 2013 and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-18/5-things-know-about-alaska-primary
State

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