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My Turn: SB21 myths are 'baloney marinated in oil' 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.
Sea otter bounties likely not legal, but popular with some

...legally in Alaska attracted vocal support in a Senate Resources Committee hearing Wednesday, despite Stedman's admission...Wildlife Alliance President Tina Brown.However, Senate Resources Committee Chairwoman Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, closed...
Parnell's view of oil tax policy challenged

...Parnell says will boost oil production, the Senate Resources Committee heard this week."Until you have a free market...much more than the companies had claimed.The Senate Resources Committee is scheduled to begin discussions today of Senate...
Senate panel considers reworked permitting bill

...permitting decisions resurfaced Monday. But critics say the reworked version of HB77 being considered by the Senate Resources Committee doesn't go far enough in addressing those concerns.Two of the more controversial pieces of that bill dealt...
State | AK legislature
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
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...
State LNG take could be $3B by 2024

...discussion held with the Senate Resources Committee Feb. 7, said the Legislature...findings of the study for the Senate Resources Committee Feb. 10. In the study...wide-ranging discussion in the Senate Resources Committee held Feb. 5.Sen. Hollis...
State | AK legislature
Six new biomass projects projected for the state resources" and enable economic development in the area.Maisch said he expects SB28 to be heard by the Senate Resources Committee on Friday."There's still time to have this bill happen," he said. "We've actually got a chance to...
My Turn: House Bill 77 cuts permitting inefficiency that harms Alaskans

...ways to address their concerns about HB 77. We are pleased to support amendments recently incorporated by the Senate Resources Committee chair for consideration.These include the following notable changes:? The "notwithstanding any other provision...
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...


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