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LNG Pipeline bill passes through Senate committee

JUNEAU - A bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska cleared a key Senate committee Friday, with a provision that would allow for a portion of the state's royalty revenue from the project to go toward energy projects in areas without direct access to a North Slope gas line. Sen. Lyman Hoffman, D-Bethel, said that's a critical piece for him and the other amendment sponsors, Sens. Donny Olson, D-Golovin, and Click Bishop, R-Fairbanks.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-15-10
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Official: Alaska eyeing equity stake in pipeline

By BECKY BOHRER JUNEAU - An Alaska official said Monday the state is looking at taking a multibillion-dollar equity stake in a major natural gas pipeline project as a way to protect its interests and help make the long-hoped-for project a reality.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-18/official-alaska-eyeing-equity-stake-
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Senate Resources Committee unveils gas pipeline legislation

...bill's next stop. Some lawmakers want to make sure the focus of AGDC, which has been pursuing a smaller, in-state gas pipeline, isn't diluted under this bill.Giessel said she also wanted to make sure intent language surrounding project...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-02-22/senate-resources-committee-unveils-g
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Gasline would generate thousands of jobs

...Gasline Development Corp. CEO Dan Fauske provided figures estimating a major impact to Alaska if the proposed in-state gas pipeline is built."It will be the largest project in North America. It will supply 8,000 direct and 15,000 indirect...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-11-19/gasline-would-generate-thousands-of-
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Pushing forward to a better state

...facility.There simply isn't enough available gas to make the operation pencil out. And that's where an in-state gas pipeline comes in. I sponsored the bill that created the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation in 2010, directing them...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-03-16/pushing-forward-to-a-better-state
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Legislature passes in-state gas pipeline bill

JUNEAU - A bill aimed at advancing an in-state natural gas pipeline project passed the Alaska Legislature on Saturday. The House voted 34-4 to agree to changes made in the Senate and supported by the bill's sponsors, Reps. Mike Hawker and Mike Chenault.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-13/gas-pipeline-bill-passes-legislature
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Micciche unfazed by criticism

...chiding he received during this year's legislative session - one that included votes on an oil tax rewrite and an in-state gas pipeline - Micciche is unfazed and undeterred. The only regret he said he has is that the conversation was a distraction...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-04-22
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Budget, oil taxes on legislative agenda this week

...vying for attention: the budgets, and bills dealing with oil taxes, a liquefied natural gas trucking plan and in-state gas pipeline. Gov. Sean Parnell said those "will probably have the most positive impact on Alaskans, and are the most significant...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-24/budget-oil-taxes-on-legislative-agen
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Pace of Legislature about to pick up

JUNEAU - For those who think the pace of this year's legislative session has been swift: Watch out, because the proceedings are set to pick up even more speed.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-31/pace-of-legislature-about-to-pick-up
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Cathy Giessel, Senate District N: Got jobs, Alaska?

Alaska schools with Career & Technical Education + Responsible Alaska Resource Development = Alaska Jobs (Today + Future) + Vibrant Economy = North to the Future! Oil - It funds your Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) check?only $878 this year.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-10-31/cathy-giessel-senate-district-n-g
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