A plain-English update on the state of Alaska’s resource development.
Alaska’s truly unique when it comes to its constitutional ownership of natural resources and it’s created a critical floor for the state’s finances.
There are 40 companies or individuals who’ve given at least $10,000 to independent expenditure campaigns targeting this year’s elections. Here’s who they are and what they’re supporting.
The initiative survived a tough legal challenge, but not without losing elements that opponents said would effectively shut down some resource development.
The 13-10 vote included the support of one Democrat. The lease sales are expected to net Alaska more than $1 billion over the next decade.
The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) kicked off their annual conference right here in Anchorage Sunday afternoon. For those not familiar with the IEDC, it…