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Election focus shifts to November, Senate control

...shifted Wednesday to November and the fight for control of the Alaska Senate.Sens. Linda Menard, R-Wasilla, and Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, lost their respective GOP primaries in races Tuesday where their participation in the Senate's majority...
Glance at legislative office accounts

...were: Reps. Mike Doogan, Les Gara, Shelley Hughes, Lance Pruitt and Bill Stoltze, and Sens. Charlie Huggins and Tom Wagoner.-ACCOUNTABLE: Seven legislators had fully accountable plans in 2012: Reps. Doogan, Gara, Berta Gardner and Scott...
Senators want House to take lead on oil taxes

...a more comprehensive approach.Paskvan said that Parnell's plan, as is, couldn't pass the Senate. And Sen. Tom Wagoner, co-chair of the Senate Resources Committee, said he doesn't think lawmakers will "even get close" to finding...
Primary to set tone for November races

...against political newcomer Jeff Landfield, who sought to paint McGuire as a big spender, in Senate District K. Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, who expressed frustration with the way the coalition worked during the last Legislature, was in a tight-money...
5 things we've learned after Alaska's primary

...senators lost their primary races in part because they weren't deemed conservative enough. Linda Menard of Wasilla and Tom Wagoner of Kenai paid a price for joining the ruling bipartisan Senate coalition comprised of Democrats and Republicans. But...
Conservatives take aim at Senate coalition

...year's Legislature but didn't make it through. Two senators who lost their primaries, Menard and on the Kenai, Tom Wagoner, opposed the vouchers for private schooling, Fink said."This year we hope to have the votes before the session...
Interpreting the significant role of Census 2010 in election results

...election of Sen. Peter Micciche, (R-Soldotna), who took a harder stance against the oil tax break than former Sen. Tom Wagoner whom Sen. Micciche unseated in the primary. Furthermore, the last statewide poll (March 2012) conducted by Hays Research...
State Briefs

...the 800-year-old common law doctrine of adverse possession from Alaska law. Senate Bill 93, sponsored by Sen. Tom Wagoner, a Kenai Republican, repeals Alaska's adverse possession law. The doctrine, first established in the Middle Ages...
State Briefs

...40 percent of the cost of new exploration wells. The tax credit was to be added to a related bill proposed by Sen. Tom Wagoner, a Kenai Republican, Murkowski said. Wagoner's bill would reduce the state's share of revenues from some Cook...
Oil tax credit zipping through Senate

...code, not state incentives, Dickinson said. Murkowski's exploration tax credit was attached to a bill by Sen. Tom Wagoner, a Kenai Republican, that granted royalty relief to platforms nearing the end of their productive life in Cook Inlet...


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