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Legislature gavels in

...more production. He said he wants to make sure he understands the situation and doesn't want to overreact.Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said the oil tax system is out of balance, but he's not planning an oil tax bill this session. "I...
Walker continues to fill cabinet

...named Darwin Peterson as his legislative director. Peterson most recently served as chief of staff to Republican Sen. Bert Stedman of Sitka.Walker made the announcements by news release on Friday.
ACES is better for Alaskans

...multi-billion dollar tax break. The legislature's ethics rules permit corruption. However, two Republican senators, Bert Stedman of Sitka and Gary Stevens of Kodiak, understand ACES and SB21, and they intend to vote to repeal SB21. Big Oil leaders...
State Democrats unveil another oil tax plan

...House Bill 230 by Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, that would enable AIDEA to invest in oil processing facilities.Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, has also proposed legislation, in SB 192, that would reduce some of the tax benefits allowed to companies...
Legislature passes oil tax overhaul

...aren't well understood and will devastate Alaska's budget."It just doesn't add up, plain and simple," Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said.The Senate had the option of agreeing to changes made in the House or taking the bill to conference...
Senate passes abortion bill

...D-Anchorage.The measure passed 14-6. Voting against it were two members of the GOP-led majority, Sens. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, and Dennis Egan, D-Juneau; along with minority Sens. Johnny Ellis, French, Berta Gardner and Bill...
Senate passes oil tax overhaul

...Hoffman and majority Sens. Donny Olson, Dennis Egan, Bert Stedman and Stevens voting against it. Reconsideration was served...long the mainstays of Alaska's oil industry.Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said the bill has good points but gives...
Ellis: Oil taxes decision looms

...current proposal is the best approach he's seen thus far, but he wants to study it further over the weekend. Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, said the structure of the proposal is on the right track. But he said it would give up too much cash...
Oil taxes on the docket this week

...Energy Council is comprised of 12 energy-producing states, Canadian provinces and Venezuela. Alaska state Sen. Bert Stedman, R-Sitka, is the council's chairman. A major theme of the conference will be the Arctic.Stedman, in a news...
'Fluffy stuff' should be determined by the voters

Senator Bert Stedman in Juneau has been defending his proposed district projects and fighting with the governor over her veto threats. In the newspaper...


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