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Current fiscal policies limit choices on oil taxes And so they do. Rules and regulations ignored. Pay the fines as long as the profits continue. Just ask the big banks. It is true Alaskans own the State's oil and gas resources but big oil dictate the terms of accessing it. I know...

...Chase fell $1.87, or 3 percent, to $55.53 after the bank missed analysts' earnings estimates. The nation's biggest bank by assets said its earnings fell 20 percent in the first quarter as revenue from bond trading and mortgage lending fell...
Assembly, solution for coastal transportation

...funding." Dillon said the AML is aware that funding at the state level is "pretty slim," but the state does "have a big bank account and at some point it might be time to dip into it." The AML transportation committee's second focus, and...
A better investment for Alaska

According to Mother Jones online news, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass) was quoted "Today, the four biggest banks are 30 percent larger than they were five years ago," she said. "And the five largest banks now hold more than...
Local anthropologists research Dena'ina and Yup'ik perspective on the impact of mining in Bristol Bay

...would answer in one of three ways: A freezer full of salmon, family, and freedom. "No one said money, no one said a big bank account. No one said any of the materialist things that we normally attribute to wealth in our community or in other communities...
Community banks concerned: Alaska banks say new regulations could hurt

...regulations do, hits us harder than the bigger banks. We can't spread the costs...regulations in Dodd-Frank are to apply to big banks with more than $10 billion in assets...have to follow the same rules as the big banks to be competitive with their national...
Join the movement

...Oct. 5 interview that the movement was "anti-capitalist" and argued "Don't blame Wall Street, don't blame the big banks, if you don't have a job and you're not rich, blame yourself." Mitt Romney, 2012 Republican presidential candidate...

...Westwood Capital LLC, Pandit did "pretty much all he can do to turn the bank around."He said it will be hard for big banks to boost their share prices because of intense pressure from regulators to simplify their businesses. Since the financial...
Banking ad war heating up

...with offices in Alaska, you're going on a long-distance voyage,'' a voice says. A customer dials ''1-800-big-bank'' to ask about a loan. The banker replies, ''Alaska? Sorry, we don't make foreign loans.'' The commercial...


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