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Gas pipeline is focus of Alaska special session

...legislation package to reinstate a reserve tax on North Slope resources in the ground that are not developed.His office said former Gov. Bill Egan in 1975 signed a similar bill to allow the state to collect oil revenue before the trans-Alaska pipeline...
What others say: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...gas pipeline and according to the article made no effort to hide his frustration with the current effort begun under former Gov. Sean Parnell and now being revised constantly by Walker.Tillerson said that Alaska's frequent changes in direction...
Walker to address LNG conference, responds to ExxonMobil CEO

...their own worst enemy." Tillerson was also referring to former Gov. Sarah Palin's detour from a partnership indirectly. He said the process he inherited from former Gov. Sean Parnell is captive to the "slowest moving" partner...
What others say: Alaskans embrace government 'overreach' on Denali

...Alaskan congressional efforts to change the name to Denali have been routinely stymied by the Ohio delegation ever since former Gov. Jay Hammond first petitioned to rename the mountain in 1975.Citing a 1947 law giving the Interior Secretary the power...
What others say: New idea for DOT: Look at an old idea

...of ideas.We're talking about former Gov. Frank Murkowski's Southeast Alaska...2016 see even more layups.When former Gov. Sarah Palin took office, everything...approval. The same happened when former Gov. Sean Parnell took over for Palin...
What others say: An about face on exploration tax credits

...measuring our tax policy against other resource states.Walker made those comments in one of the last debates against former Gov. Sean Parnell hosted by the Anchorage Rotary last Oct. 28.The answer was in response to a specific question asked...
What others say: Restoring Alaska-hire is nothing to brag about

...determination as anything other than upholding state law is a mischaracterization of the action by the Labor Department under former Gov. Sean Parnell.Here is what the former Labor Commissioner Dianne Blumer wrote in her own op-ed at the time: "According...
What others say: Lawmakers should share in state's budget cuts

...Legislature's highest-paid employee makes more than $134,000 per year before taxes. That's just about as much as former Gov. Sean Parnell was making.Many more of the Legislature's employees are making more than $100,000 per year if they...
State releases over 4,000 email pages in National Guard case

...than 4,000 pages of emails covering the National Guard scandal, but they revealed little new information into how former Gov. Sean Parnell's administration handled the allegations of sexual assault and misconduct. The state had initially...
What others say: Legislature should listen on Medicaid

...low approval in the Last Frontier. It was one of Gov. Bill Walker's most successful issues in his campaign against former Gov. Sean Parnell. A recent poll found support of both the governor and Medicaid expansion surpass 60 percent among Alaska...


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