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Committee takes up gas line board appointments

...serving on the board.Paskvan said he can bring an Alaskan viewpoint, plus experience as an attorney and former Senate Resources Committee co-chair. Halford said he gained extensive experience during his 24 years in the Legislature. Hawker, R-Anchorage...
My Turn: Governor Walker: Alaska has a place at the boardroom table

...are you serious about seeing it through? ? Sen. Cathy Giessel, a Republican, is chairwoman of the Alaska Senate Resources Committee and represents District N, which covers East Anchorage.
Senate panel advances fish commission nominees

...advanced two appointees for the board that regulates participation in Alaska's commercial fisheries.The Senate Resources Committee on Monday held a confirmation hearing for Gov. Bill Walker's appointees to the Commercial Fisheries Entry...
USFWS: ANWR wilderness announcement was years in making

...member of the advisory team. The advisory team provided support for core planning members.She addressed the Senate Resources committee Wednesday afternoon about the state's involvement in the plan and wilderness designation recommendation...
State | AK legislature
Walker inks LNG agreement with Japanese company

...statement she was "cautiously optimistic" about the signing. Giessel will continue her role as chairwoman of the Senate Resources Committee when the Legislature convenes next month. "This is proof that Governor Walker is continuing to act according...
Analysis: SB21 working as hoped

...state's decline in revenue to the new oil tax structure.Anchorage Republican Sen. Cathy Giessel chairs the Senate Resources Committee, and said the Goldsmith report is evidence that the new tax structure is the right way forward for the state...
My Turn: SB21 myths are 'baloney marinated in oil'

...big-money ads are filling the political pipeline with baloney - and it is marinated in oil. That's why Alaskans should vote "yes" on Ballot Measure 1.? Joe Paskvan if a former state senator and chair of the Senate Resources Committee.
Controversial permitting bill nixed in senate

...process to make mining easier is dead for the session.Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, and chair of the Senate Resources committee, announced in a press release Thursday evening that she would be holding the bill in her committee indefinitely...
State | AK legislature
Sullivan campaign blasts new ad as misleading

...significant and irreparable" harm to state land or resources. That provision was one of the most contentious.The Senate Resources Committee, in trying to salvage the bill earlier this year, proposed striking the "notwithstanding" clause and further...
State liquefied natural gas project costs could be $4.6B to $11.4B

...administration officials gave the House and Senate Resources committees overviews of a memorandum of understanding between...might.TransCanada's Tony Palmer told the Senate Resources Committee later in the day that the agreement reflects...


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