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Hoffman says no end in sight; Horrible headline from Herz and Harball

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Sen. Hoffman Predicts A Long Legislative Session Since No House Speaker Elected Anna Rose MacArthur, KYUK, February 7, 2019 The Alaska State House has set a record for the most days into a legislative session with no House Speaker elected. Thursday marks the 24th day without a speaker. With the House unable to formally deliberate bills or form committees until … read more

May the odds be (N)ever in your favor: rough day for LNG, electric cars, permanent fund, and ANWR exploration

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LNG Pipeline just a pipe dream? Brian Mazurek, Peninsula Clarion, February 6, 2019 “There is no LNG project coming in the near future.” At the latest Kenai/Soldotna Joint Chamber Luncheon, speaker Larry Persily — a former federal official for Alaska gas pipeline projects and chief of staff for former borough mayor Mike Navarre — expressed doubts that the Alaska Gasline … read more

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Power-sharing propaganda; New world order for oil prices.

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Power-sharing among options Alaska House is exploring Associated Press, February 5, 2019 An Alaska House Democratic leader says members will need to wrestle with whether a power-sharing agreement is the best option for organizing the chamber. Rep. Bryce Edgmon says lawmakers have explored other options and none so far has materialized. A group of eight representatives has been looking at … read more