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Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

...said repealing SB 21 and going back to ACES, the progressive oil tax structure that...occurred under either tax system because ACES and SB 21 generate about the same revenue...Repeal the Giveaway" campaign agree ACES was not the correct tax system because...
Senator putting Alaskans first

...programs instead of jobs for Alaskans are simply a myth. Predicted prices demonstrate that SB 21 will generate more revenue than ACES, without an increase in production. However, as reported by Tim Bradner in the Alaska Journal of Commerce, the 8 percent...
Kenai's Ischi signs with Aces

...Kenai's Phillip Ischi was signed by the Alaska Aces on Saturday and played in the Aces' 3-2 victory against Ontario at the Sullivan...left-handed forward, has now played four games with the Aces this year and does not have a point. He also has...
What others say: What's the revenue on a barrel of nothing?

...reversion to the previous regime known as ACES kicked off their petition drive and campaign...projected for near-term budget deficits while ACES was in effect and, in fact, the state...who tout and were responsible for passing ACES are the same ones who were in charge of...
Eyes in the sky: Funny River Fire hightlights potential for unmanned aircraft

...University of Alaska Fairbanks.The Funny River Horse Trail wildfire, first reported on May 19, is currently at 195,858 aces, and is 60 percent contained, according to the Alaska Division of Forestry.Rogers led the collaboration of teams that deployed...
Voices of Alaska: 'Giveaway' sound bite a dangerous distraction

...this current fiscal year, there is little difference between the amount of state revenue generated under Senate Bill 21 vs. ACES. The reason for that is because the price of oil in FY14 has remained in or near a narrow band of prices that makes the difference...
Kenai visited by Tampa Bay Lightning skater Tampa Bay in January of 2010. During the 2012-13 lockout-shortened NHL season, Thompson competed for part the Alaska Aces season in the Eastern Conference Hockey League, helping the team to a 49-15-4 regular season record before returning to...
Wasilla's Schachle, Fletcher could be reunited with Brown Bears

...really good. It'd be cool to (play with him again)," Schachle said.Schachle, who also played for the Alaska Junior Aces U18 AAA team, said he feels he's ready to make the jump to junior hockey."I need to put on a little weight and get stronger...
ISER backs Revenue on tax impact

...with the tax that preceded it known as ACES, has stirred a tempest in the political...investment was leaving Alaska because of ACES, and that the decline in oil production...Council members, who generally opposed ACES and support SB 21, and the fact that Northrim...
Les Gara: SB 21 contains troubling provision

...long ago announced would be produced under ACES (the law SB 21 replaced). These include...also show less oil under SB 21 than under ACES. The state has forecasted more North Slope oil by 2022 under ACES (Spring, 2013 ACES report) than under...


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