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  1. House sends oil tax rewrite to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... credit is undeniably a significant policy change, supporters of the move note it mirrors what former Gov. Sean Parnell proposed in 2013 in the first version of Senate Bill 21, the vehicle for Alaska's current oil tax law. It is also a step to ...

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  2. Tempers flaring as House, Senate spar over budget fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... to phase out the state's University of Alaska performance scholarships, a key accomplishment of former Gov. Sean Parnell. "This is something for education we've done right," Seaton said. "It has resulted in 5,000 students enrolling at the University ...

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  3. Alaska Senate adds new cuts for university and scholarships to schools' reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the Alaska Performance Scholarship program, which was a signature initiative of former Republican Gov. Sean Parnell. An estimated 3,100 students this year received scholarships, which are capped at $4,755, at a total state cost of $11.5 million. The ...

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  4. Dozens - Choose Respect' in annual awareness marchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    Residents march into the Kenai Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center parking lot during the annual Choose Respect event Thursday, March 30, 2017 in Kenai, Alaska. Communities across the state march in solidarity with the initiative started in 2009 by former Gov. Sean Parnell.

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  5. Alaska editorialsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... Don Young took it casually: This "isn't going anywhere." The first time Bill Armstrong met former Gov. Sean Parnell several years back he pointed at a map of the North Slope and told him where he intended to find a huge amount of oil. A confident ...

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  6. What others say: House Resources tells Armstrong thanks for nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    The first time Bill Armstrong met former Gov. Sean Parnell several years back he pointed at a map of the North Slope and told him where he intended to find a huge amount of oil. A confident Texas wildcatter is about as uncommon as a member of the House Majority that wants to raise taxes on the oil industry, but only one of them is actually good for Alaska.

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  7. Ajoc Editorial: House Resources tells Armstrong thanks for nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    The first time Bill Armstrong met former Gov. Sean Parnell several years back he pointed at a map of the North Slope and told him where he intended to find a huge amount of oil. A confident Texas wildcatter is about as uncommon as a member of the House Majority that wants to raise taxes on the oil industry, but only one of them is actually good for Alaska.

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  8. Climate bill faces tough sledding in Alaska legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | APRN

    ... would essentially re-boot an effort launched under former Gov. Sarah Palin , which lapsed under her successor, Sean Parnell. The commission, made up of department heads and community representatives from around the state, would work with the ...

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  9. House passes bill to provide benefits to family of fallen police, firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | APRN

    ... in 2014. State law didn't require that their dependents continue to receive health insurance. While Governors Sean Parnell and Bill Walker have ordered that survivors continue to receive coverage, lawmakers want to make it permanent. "It's hard to ...

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  10. Armstrong says oil prospect could double in sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... that's three-quarters empty - and today's announcement shows measurable results of that hard work." Former Gov. Sean Parnell wrote in a Facebook message that Armstrong "told us years ago this find was entirely plausible, great job!" To that, ...

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  11. New bills would create climate change commission, ANWR tours for CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of a climate change sub-cabinet created by former Gov. Sarah Palin that stopped meeting under her successor, Sean Parnell. House Speaker Bryce Edgmon, D-Dillingham, took the unusual step of referring Josephson's legislation to three different ...

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  12. Companies announce major North Slope oil discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... to invest and create jobs." U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, who worked on the current tax regime as part of former Gov. Sean Parnell's administration, also commented on the announcement. "As Alaska's former DNR commissioner, we worked closely with Alaska's ...

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  13. Permitting process starts for Ambler roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... the project, money approved in capital budgets since 2011. The Ambler road was a large part of former Gov. Sean Parnell's statewide Roads to Resources initiative. Use of the road would mostly be restricted to mining activity, but it could also help ...

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  14. Where's Walker? With Alaska lawmakers working toward a budget fix, governor stays out of the frayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... worked professionally in the Capitol when he was elected in 2014, beating the incumbent Republican governor, Sean Parnell - whose politics aligned with GOP legislative leaders. In his first two years in office, Walker faced periodic criticism from ...

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  15. Formal environmental review kicks off for controversial Ambler road projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... years is Vancouver-based Trilogy Metals , formerly known as NovaCopper. The Ambler road was part of former Gov. Sean Parnell's Roads to Resources program, which envisioned several state-funded roads to enable extraction of oil, gas and minerals in ...

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  16. In sharp break from usual work, Alaska medical board at center of court fight over abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... She's a Fairbanks Republican activist and abortion opponent who was originally appointed by former GOP Gov. Sean Parnell, and reappointed last year by Gov. Bill Walker, an independent. "I have never felt like there's anything really political," ...

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  17. Alaska Legislature hires oil and gas consultant who worked for Palin administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... those provisions were scaled back by Senate Bill 21, the 2013 oil tax rewrite spearheaded by Palin's successor, Sean Parnell. His billing rate is $375 an hour, plus a flat fee of $3,000 to pay for time spent on trips between Houston and Juneau. ...

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  18. Walker, House Dems aim to put climate policy back on the tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... out of that effort - you can still find the reports online. But there was never any final strategy. Under Gov. Sean Parnell, the focus shifted. The sub-cabinet is still on the books, but it last met in 2010. Now, Walker is trying to revive that ...

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  19. Juneau cribs: Here's how lobbyists, legislators and aides live in one ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... heaters. On cold days, he has to work to keep the pipes from freezing, which one year meant missing former Gov. Sean Parnell's State of the State address. "He thought I snubbed him," Stedman said. "But I thought a shower for the senator was more ...

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  20. Is it time for a lobbyist union? Juneau representative proposes 2.5 percent industry taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Slope Borough. Kito III, who worked for his father before being appointed to the Legislature in 2014 by Gov. Sean Parnell, introduced House Bill 91 on Monday morning. It would require lobbyists to pay a 2.5 percent tax on their contracts. Though ...

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