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Too much noise

...screech. The Supreme Court also says corporations are "persons" so, under the First Amendment to the Constitution, oil money is "protected" speech. Consequently the big three can spend as much as they want to shout down all us flesh and blood...
Bill would repeal local contribution to education

...forced to incorporate.The state picked up the entire cost of education in the early 1980s when Alaska was flush with oil money, Wilson said. But beginning in 1986, when oil fell to $9 a barrel, it began requiring the organized boroughs and...
State Democrats unveil another oil tax plan

...He throws two billion dollars out of an airplane and hopes it lands in the piggy bank. Our bill makes sure Alaska's oil money goes into Alaska's piggy bank, and that for every dollar we give back to the industry, we get more oil production...
Alaska needs to think for the future

...billions of federal dollars we've received that facilitates the diversification of an economy not dependant upon federal or oil money? Before drastically cutting off the federal money flow, let's create a strong, independent economy. Ultimately...
What is gas line worth to state?

...come. It's not just about counting the last tax dollar; it's about a state with a future or a state running out of oil money. Take your pick. I know Alaskans are frustrated with the pace of gas line development. I'm sorry, but big projects...
Persily: Don't get discouraged about gas pipeline

...pipeline project by offering an equity investment of several billion dollars, he said. Alaska is currently flush with oil money. The state has $11 billion in ready cash reserves in its treasury and an additional $29 billion in its Permanent Fund...
Senate is working on its egg, but will it be golden?

...So, what comes next? How do we get from where we've been stuck to a united position on Alaska's fair share of oil money? We'd ask our legislators and governor to remember why they were elected in the first place: to represent the best...
Ulmer, panel ponder BP spill

...Everybody got a new school," he said. "There was plumbing, and sometimes it worked." The state's dependence on oil money means that drilling is here to stay, Jans agreed. "Every single governor has been pro-oil development, they have...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...posted Monday, October 18, 2004 Oil money flows one way in Senate race Democratic...The Knowles campaign shrugs off the oil money flowing to the Murkowski camp...Politics. Over the past decade, oil money has gone to Republicans by a 3-to-1...

...Briefs Soldotna business finds success from sugar rush Shareholders could boost cruise merger RDC says federal, oil money won't last Business Briefs Around the Peninsula KCHS students sample job shadow program Old fashioned tube...


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