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Alaskans should invest in energy like Warren Buffett

American billionaire Warren Buffett earned his wealth by focusing on the long-term value of his investments rather than the short-term pricing of stocks. There...
My Turn: Alaskans want the best, and HB383 will ensure it

...wouldn't want me, a state representative and career small businessman, investing your life savings; you'd want Warren Buffett.I say that as a way to relate why I am sponsoring a bill (House Bill 383) to allow a Texan to serve on the Board...
Dinner with Palin part of charity auction

...Alaska. There are nine other celebrity items in the auction, including lunch with former Bush aide Karl Rove. That opening bid is $7,500. By comparison, $2.1 million was paid in 2008 for a lunch with financial guru Warren Buffett.
MidAmerican's president blasts governor's comments

...pipeline negotiations with Murkowski administration officials. The Iowa company, owned in part by billionaire investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc., had been negotiating with the state since January over its proposal to build a 745-mile...
Obama challenges: Shrink gap between America's rich, poor

...taxes? Most Americans would call that common sense."Obama calls this the "Buffett rule," named for billionaire Warren Buffett, who has said it's unfair that his secretary pays a higher tax rate than he does. Emphasizing the point, Buffett's...
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Empire Editorial: Cutting off spending - the only way to hit the brakes

...No wonder too many people in Washington, D.C., are clamoring for more of our money!Joining in is billionaire Warren Buffett, who in recent days has been advocating a "minimum tax" on the super-wealthy "1 percent," which he describes...
Outside column: Now it's time to panic

...during the 1982-2007 bull market, they would have ended up with a 25 percent smaller return. No one, not even Warren Buffett, can time the market, laymen are warned, and those who duck in and out do so at their peril. So stay the course...
The 'cap and tax' dead end

...will "necessarily skyrocket." So much for not raising taxes on anyone making less than $250,000 a year. Even Warren Buffett, an ardent Obama supporter, admitted that under the cap-and-tax scheme, "poor people are going to pay a lot...
Utility agrees to terms removing Klamath dams

...California, Washington, Idaho, Utah and Wyoming, and is owned by MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., a unit of Warren Buffett's Omaha, Neb.-based Berkshire Hathaway Inc. "When the Klamath dams come down, it will be the biggest dam...
My turn: Dividends, beer and houses economic colony. But who makes the real money? Fishermen trappers, loggers, and miners - or Bill Gates and Warren Buffett? Times change; needs change with the times, yes? SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium is now Southeast...


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