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Rich Lowry: The Ferguson charade

...civil-rights leaders at a White House meeting Monday. The president no doubt passed up the opportunity to direct Sharpton to the Treasury Department up the street, which would surely love to have him visit and make good on all the taxes he has avoided paying through...
Judge invalidates part of school funding mechanism

...Legislature's appropriation powers. Carey didn't find for the borough on that provision, however, since boroughs bypass the state treasury and give the money directly to local districts.The Fairbanks North Star Borough filed a friend of the court brief in support...
Voices of the Peninsula: Parnell has natural gas pipeline on the right track

...and gas to overseas markets, putting revenue into our state treasury.Along with moving forward on this big line, Governor Parnell...producing the oil that has fueled our economy and filled our treasury. It was too soon, too big. We're making sure the project...
North Slope crude prices down since July

...July, from about $111 per barrel in early July to about $91 per barrel on Oct. 3.A drop in oil prices costs the state treasury in lost revenue, state Revenue Commissioner Angela Rodell says, and this would basically add to the expected $1.4 billion...
Cal Thomas: Read my lips part II

...Anyone who believes that hasn't been paying attention.The Treasury Department last week released figures showing tax revenue in...exceeded $3 trillion for the first time in American history. Treasury also said the deficit was nearly $500 billion. The national...
Alaskans need to protect their rights

...are not public. ? Oil Tax legislation - Created secretly and not vetted by the legislature. FOR THE FIRST TIME The State Treasury is obligated to pay North Slope companies that don't make a profit 35 ? 45% of their losses and also 35% of normal costs...
Buccaneer bankruptcy leaves millions in unpaid bills

...Inlet oil and gas lease payments and production royalty payments. Once paid it would almost immediately be transferred to the treasury, and subsequently the Revenue Department.Overall, Buccaneer owes about $33 million to its 30 largest creditors.One of...

...enter the U.S. illegally.The requirement would save the Treasury $24.5 billion over the next decade, according to the Joint...under the child tax credit, according to a 2011 report by the Treasury inspector general for tax administration."The last thing...
Rich Lowry: Obama's hilarious lawlessness delays and alterations in the law. The administration nonetheless delayed the mandate for a year via a Treasury Department blog post in July 2013. Before his adoring audiences, the president says he has to act because Congress won't...

...priority while he wants Democrats to produce 60 votes to advance almost everything else.Another measure, financing the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service, failed to get a committee vote last week after speeding through a subcommittee hearing...


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