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Olson: Work in Juneau has state moving forward

...strides to keep the retirement system solvent by reducing future payments, and save money for the lean years. Until the gas line comes on line and the through-put in TAPS increases, we must guard against overspending at every level of government...
Micciche, Treider face off for Senate District O

...eight more. During that time, he weighed in on several of the state's energy issues, including oil tax improvements, gas line developments and energy costs. Micciche he has said repeatedly that his experience in the industry helps him to give...
What others say: A big gas line remains possible

With so much focus on the local natural gas trucking project, we haven't heard much about a big natural gas line lately. The project's success is far from certain, but several recent developments seem to bode well for it.Nevertheless...
Official sees tie between gas project, referendum important to the fortunes of the gas line project. Oil companies have been...connection between oil taxes and the gas line project. Wielechowski, a vocal critic...hard to picture a scenario where a gas line is built."She said liquefied natural...
State must diversify economy or be bound to fossil fuel prices

...state's economy as it exists today, and a clear sign that we can't depend on oil forever. Even a full-diameter natural gas line - the great white elephant that state leaders have chased since the trans-Alaska oil pipeline was under construction...
House panel version of gas-line bill takes shape

...citizens. A separate bill - in line with the amendment added to the gas-line bill - was introduced in the state House on Friday.Other proposed amendments...projects for communities that won't have direct access to a North Slope gas line.
House Resources advances gas line bill

...mixed feelings. Rep. Craig Johnson, R-Anchorage, said he saw this as a way forward in pursuing a long-hoped for gas line project. But he said he still had questions about ownership and control. He encouraged the Parnell administration to...
Mayors seek assurances on gas line project help advance the project, should not receive the tax exemptions afforded the corporation for a smaller, in-state gas line project. On the issue of municipality participation, she said perhaps local governments could get access to gas and...
Funding for federal pipeline not in budget

...funding for the federal coordinator's office for Alaska gas line projects.Federal coordinator Larry Persily said Tuesday...on Tuesday he was one of the scheduled speakers on the gas line effort at a meeting of the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber...
LNG Pipeline bill passes through Senate committee

...without direct access to a North Slope gas line. Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel...wanting to ensure the benefit of a gas line is spread to all Alaskans - including...expected to have direct access to the gas line. And it calls on the Revenue commissioner...


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