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...bring (eventually) an expansion of tax revenue from big oil corporations. In the meantime...Perhaps it would be wiser to wait for the revenue to be received before expanding such government...Russia is in economic crisis and lacks the revenue to keep Moscow safe. According to The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-26/letters-to-the-editor
Opinion
What others say: AMHS makes the best of a bad situation

...while the Taku is sidelined. Such inconveniences must be expected as Alaska grapples with cutting its spending to match the revenue coming in. For the Marine Highway, that means increased fares, no bars on ferries and fewer sailings for the time being...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-26/what-others-say-amhs-makes-the-be
Opinion
What others say: Lawmakers must use Permanent Fund earnings to solve budget impasse

...budget the Alaska Legislature passed at the end of its regular session in Juneau was incomplete - it doesn't have enough revenue to pay for an entire year of operations. Without changes, the state would run out of money in the fall and face a shutdown...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-25/what-others-say-lawmakers-must-us
Opinion
Faced with declining revenue, HEA lays off 9

...experienced since 2012 the decline in energy use and sales has caused a drop in revenue for the cooperative. The company brought in nearly $1 million less in revenue during the first three months of 2015 than it had projected, according to the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-18/faced-with-declining-revenue-hea-lay
News
Op-ed: The falso god of politics

...would free up capital that would produce more investment at home, leading to more jobs, more people working and more tax revenue.Though false gods can't deliver, stupid people still act as if they can. Republican presidential candidates must have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-23/op-ed-the-falso-god-of-politics
Opinion
Gov. Bill Walker veto means layoff notices could loom

...of a Tuesday deadline, Walker said Monday that he vetoed parts of that budget, giving priority for anticipated available revenues to areas such as public safety and health. The Legislature's budget was left intact and money would be available to pay...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-18/gov-bill-walker-veto-means-layoff-no
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Seward develops marine infrastructure

...Community Development Director Ron Long said."Nobody wants to invest in breakwaters and lighthouses; they don't generate any revenue," Long said. "But when they're done and then there's a facility, people are interested in leasing lands in the uplands...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-16/seward-develops-marine-infrastructur
News
Funding reallocation spares summer ferry service

...the cuts could've amounted to nearly $25 million in lost revenue to make up for the subsidy cut, according to Neussl. Part...decision will cost the State of Alaska more than $400,000 of revenue."All on-board bars and gift shops have been closed over...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-17/funding-reallocation-spares-summer-f
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...care costs.In the general fund, the borough has about $75,240,000 in revenue supporting next year's budget. Currently, spending is projected to exceed revenue by $2.3 million in the general fund. Just over 66 percent of the borough's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-20
News
What others say: Legislature's unwillingness to engage public a symptom of partisanship

...engage the public on matters of great import seems to be partisanship. The majority caucus' refusal to seriously consider the revenue side of the state's budget picture defies mathematics, and legislators' talking points on Medicaid expansion mirrored the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-18/what-others-say-legislatures-unwi
Opinion

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