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Walker would take Alaska back to failure policy that saw Alaska lose 200,000 barrels of oil/day at a time when production increased in every other oil-producing state. They want to go back to ACES and watch the pipeline shrivel up. It was under ACES that Alaska fell from being...
Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

...under ACES averaged about 72 percent."That's quite a bit higher than our competitors," Clark said.The oil producing states edging the Gulf of Mexico have total take rates near 50 percent, he said, and to be in the middle of the pack...
What others say: Production not a priority for Obama administration

...the State Department announcement said more time is needed for the review of comments and documents.People in oil-producing states such as Alaska have long been suspect of this administration, which through this latest action on Keystone shows...
North Dakota, Alaska locked in rivalry for oil, population

...which was barely a top-10 oil producer a decade ago, passed Alaska in 2012 to become the second-leading oil-producing state in the U.S.Oil output in North Dakota is pegged at more than 1.1 million barrels daily, or more than double...
"Closer Look" at the More Alaska Production Act

...structure would revert to the system that has caused the decline, "I like to emphasize that if all the other oil producing states were going through a similar problem we'd be having a different discussion, but with triple digit oil prices...
What others say: Oil tax debate begins anew

...production. But declining the production is. Alaska this year slipped to fourth among the ranking of the nation's oil-producing states, in part due to increases elsewhere but also due to the continued drop in oil coming from up north.Alaska needs...
Olson: Challenge ahead is making Alaska competitive

...percent of our revenue. We need to become competitive again with shale and conventional oil in Western Canada, the oil producing states such as North Dakota, Wyoming, Texas and the Gulf of Mexico (onshore and off-shore). Most of our efforts have...
House District 29: Kurt Olson: The challenges of oil taxation

...Our state is dependent on oil for approximately 92% of our revenue. We need to regain our competitive edge with oil producing states such as North Dakota, Wyoming, Texas, and the Gulf of Mexico (both onshore and offshore) and with the shale...
Parnell proposes cap on state spending under consideration in the House "will put us on a path to reclaiming our standing as America's greatest oil-producing state."In a separate statement, he said his discussions with lawmakers on the budget have been productive."We...
Conoco profits prompt rush to the bully pulpit

...equitable," Lowman said. State Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan jumped into the fray, saying that other oil producing states are booming with new activity, but not Alaska. "The most important figure to watch is the declining throughput...


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