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My Turn: Why I vetoed $200 million in oil tax credits

...revenue. We cannot hope and wait for oil prices to go back up.It is time we all come to the table to discuss our way forward financially in this great state. Please join us in this journey as together we maximize Alaska's potential.
Obama hosts Vietnam Communist Party chief

...despite holding no official government post, was less effusive, saying both men discussed their differences and the way forward on trade talks and on other issues "in a constructive and candid manner."The meeting came in the aftermath of Obama's...
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Walker uses veto ax on oil tax credits

...mix during an already busy session would have been challenging.He sees his action as the start of a discussion on a way forward.Kara Moriarty, president and CEO of the Alaska Oil and Gas Association, said the group takes Walker at his word...
My Turn: Packing prisons is bad policy

...This session was designed for a legal community, but the issues addressed in "Criminal Justice Reform in Alaska: the Way Forward" need to be considered by a much wider audience.This session was presented by Carmen Gutierrez, a former criminal...
Alaska Editorial: Governor's conference will begin much-needed revenue discussion

...good stead in decades since. In 2004, UAF again hosted a convention, the Conference of Alaskans, aimed at finding a way forward as the decline of the state's oil economy was beginning to cause problems. Next weekend, UAF will once again host...
Saudis propose 5-day cease-fire in Yemen

...who back them ... not to miss this major opportunity to address the needs of the Yemeni people and find a peaceful way forward," Kerry said.Kerry, who has spoken recently with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Russian Foreign...
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End of session news guide

...While Walker has threatened a veto, he and House Speaker Mike Chenault have had conversations about whether there's a way forward that gives both sides a level of comfort. Walker has until Saturday to decide on a veto. The end?While the constitution...
State | AK legislature
June First Friday Art Walk

...drawing: "Knowing too much in the early stages of a painting can diminish moments of insight which may illuminate a new way forward," Clair writes in an artist statement. He splits his time between Juneau and Anchorage.Hunter, known for his...
Governor vetoes bill limiting state entity in gas plan

...though Walker has had talks with House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Kevin Meyer on whether there might be a way forward that would bring both sides a measure of comfort.No agreement had been reached, Walker spokeswoman Grace Jang said...
State | AK legislature
Committee begins digging in to Medicaid bill

...scheduled end of the 90-day session looming on April 19, a big question is whether consensus can be reached on a way forward.The bill, among other things, would require a contract or system for managing primary care cases in which certain...
State | AK legislature


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