My Turn: Thinking twice about going it alone on gasline

Alaska is in a scary place financially. The challenges in front of us put difficult decisions on the table. With Permanent Fund dividends at stake, it is easy to become desperate, and seek action we would never rationally choose to do. Read more

My Turn: Governor Walker: Alaska has a place at the boardroom table

For the last four decades, Alaskans have waited to see their North Slope natural gas developed and brought both to Alaskan homes and global markets. Read more

My Turn: What about the 182?

One-hundred-eighty-two. It's not a large number if you're counting pennies or apples. But when you apply that number to people - to Alaskans - it becomes very important. Read more

My turn: No more dithering feds: Let Shell move forward now

Some of us in Alaska have been as attuned to Shell's offshore drilling plans as we are to the summer Olympics. Read more

My Turn: Some negative effects of the national popular vote proposal

The Alaska Legislature is currently considering a bill that would join Alaska in an interstate compact changing the way the United States president is elected. I have serious concerns about its true, negative, effects. Read more

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