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Education questionnaire puts candidates on record

...Education Session," and now school advocates are hoping the fall elections will go down as the "Education Election."Pat Galvin, a spokesman for Great Alaska Schools, told the Empire Wednesday that their group is distributing questionnaires to...
Former gov steps in to smooth-over potential diplomatic issue

...MOU signed by the state with the Alaska Gasline Port Authority was signed by state commissioners Tom Irwin of DNR and Pat Galvin of the Department of Revenue.However, the MOU offered REI enough encouragement that the company proceeded with a...
Photo: Update on oil tax

Pat Galvin, commissioner of the Department of Revenue, speaks Thursday to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce during a luncheon at the Hangar...
Galvin: Oil companies bluffing about tax

...are reviewing their investments in Alaska now that they'll have to pay more taxes, but state Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin on Friday treated the statements as a bluff. Sound off on the important issues at "We believe that the incentives that...
DOT head braces for busy year

...different, and he knows it. Sound off on the important issues at He'll be on the hot seat just as Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin was in pushing for a higher oil tax and just as Resources Commissioner Tom Irwin was in touting a natural gas pipeline...
State predicts darker future for oil revenue

...receive $4.98 billion this year, less than anticipated despite a peak in oil prices of more than $70 a barrel, Pat Galvin, commissioner of the state Department of Revenue, told a press conference. This year's income is still the most...
State legislators question calls for gas competition

...testimony before legislative committees. Members of Palin's gas line team, including Department of Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin, say, however, they are privately hearing something else entirely from producers: "The state doesn't need to bring...
House quizzes governor on gas line plan

...successful bidder, will help keep transportation costs down and encourages gas exploration, said Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin. "What we recognize is the need to get this gas line project moving and we need to get it moving quickly," Galvin...
Oil future stable, state official says

...increase in unrestricted revenues from what it was expecting just six months ago. Department of Revenue Commissioner Pat Galvin Thursday released the state's biannual Revenue Sources Book, which includes a projection of $4.8 billion on unrestricted...
Butcher named as Alaska revenue commissioner

...currently the director of governmental relations and public affairs for the Alaska Housing Finance Corp. He replaces Pat Galvin at the Department of Revenue. Streur is the deputy commissioner for Medicaid and health care policy at DHHS. He replaces...
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