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Voters weigh in on primary ballots

...bicycles. North Slope worker Peter Hughes voted no on No. 1 because he said Alaska needs to keep big oil and the jobs the producers bring to the state. Crystal Lee, who lives in Nikiski and has many family and friends who work in the oil industry...
Vote no on one

...that coats and insulates pipe for the producers. Through the years and ever-changing-oil-tax-regimes...think they will be sticking it to the producers and gaining their "fair invest, we have no work. The producers keep repeating they need an atmosphere...
Chenault: Address state's needs while keeping spending under control

...the progress that we are now seeing on an Alaska LNG project that is being reviewed and planned by the state, AGDC, the producers and TransCanada. I will continue to work with all parties to do whatever I can to see a project through its completion...
Voters take up oil tax debate before August referendum

...because the state relies so heavily on oil taxes for its revenue Alaska has created a "de facto" partnership with the producers and is "at the mercy" of the oil and gas markets, like it or not."(Oil companies) are not in Alaska because...
State must diversify economy or be bound to fossil fuel prices

...own can start to own you. We now depend on that revenue at least as much as - and likely a great deal more than - the producers need the oil that remains on the North Slope to maintain their profits. It's not a comfortable position for the...
Buccaneer bankruptcy slows gas fight with CIRI

A dispute over natural gas rights and royalties is on hold as the producer works out its finances in a South Texas Bankruptcy Court.Representatives for Houston-based Buccaneer Energy, Cook Inlet Region...
Voices of Alaska: 'Giveaway' sound bite a dangerous distraction

...share of the profit will shrink. Furthermore, if the price of oil goes down, the per barrel credit the state pays the producers goes up, an unnecessary structuring that exposes more risk to Alaskans in low price environments. Senate Bill 21...
Too early to answer: Nikiski residents have questions about proposed LNG plant

...crews will try to create a buffer zone to minimize impact to surrounding landowners. Project progressing Nelson said the producers involved - BP, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and TransCanada - are continuing preliminary front end engineering and...
Movie review: 'Noah' delves into human nature's believers, and you can imagine that such an adaptation would be fraught with peril. This is exactly what the producers of "Noah" are discovering as the faithful are standing up to complain, sometimes right in the theater - but more...
Arts & Entertainment

...on "You Already Know," featuring and produced by Maroon 5 keyboardist and YMCMB signee PJ Morton. But while both the producer and rappers seem to be doing their respective jobs, the collaboration doesn't quite pay off.Lil Twist sends his...
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