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State sees oil bring in more revenue

...forecast is based on nine months of actual revenues, as well as three months of projections-based Wall Street oil price forecasts.For the 2013 fiscal year, beginning July 1, 2012, the numbers are all based on projections. The Department...
Oil future stable, state official says

...that oil prices will stabilize near current levels and slowly climb as economic growth continues. "Our longer term oil price forecast is based on an expectation of gradual economic recovery for the U.S. and other developed nations, and a corresponding...
Campaign calls for tweaks to Alaska energy tax to put a face to the problem. He said the tax is discouraging investment and needs fixing. Highly volatile oil prices, forecasts of slumping production on Alaska's North Slope and long-standing distance-to-market issues are concerns...
State legislators challenge Palin's budget proposal

...Palin used to develop her budget proposal. Rep. Mike Hawker, R-Anchorage, said the Palin administration's oil price forecast of $74.41 a barrel for the next fiscal year was too optimistic. "No credible economist was in agreement; they...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Oil prices dampen money talk 3/10/98

...administration officials have stated lawmakers should wait until the state Department of Revenue issues its official oil price forecast later this month before making any budget decisions. Annalee McConnell, Knowles' budget director, said after...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Alaska crude oil price sinks 3/17/98 market, Logsdon said. ``It's a big revenue impact,'' he said. The department will release another oil price forecast early next month. The budget reserve was created by the voters in 1990 to hold large settlements with producers...
Palin offers 'prudent' budget

...estimates for next year. "Conditions are changing even as we speak," Palin said. The budget proposal is based on an oil-price forecast of $74.41 for the 2010 fiscal year. The price of Alaska North Slope crude oil closed at $38.76 Monday, according...


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