Monthly Archives: April 2011

Credit for Movies

By Dave Donaldson

The Senate today approved continuation of the tax credits for making television shows and movies in Alaska. Continue reading

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Lots of Money

By Dave Donaldson

There’s more money on the way.

Governor Parnell this morning  presented the Department of Revenue’s newest financial forecasts that show– during this year and next – the state will take in $3.4 Billion more than was expected at the time of last fall’s forecast.  Continue reading

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Senate Not Interested in New Oil Tax

By Dave Donaldson

The oil tax reform bill that passed the House last week is not getting any new traction now that it’s  in the Senate.  Continue reading

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Coastal Management Talks

By Dave Donaldson

A new effort has come forward that could lead to an extension of the state’s Coastal Management program.  Continue reading

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Anti-AGIA Bill

By Dave Donaldson

The House Finance committee today onMonday opened hearings on a bill that could lead to the abandonment of the AGIA natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to North American markets.  TransCanada Pipeline was awarded the state license to put the project together. Continue reading

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