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  • Alaska’s populist, Sarah Palin-era oil tax gets the ax

    Alaska’s populist, Sarah Palin-era oil tax gets the ax

    The Alaska Legislature cut the industry’s taxes to boost declining production in the North Slope. But the rollbacks don’t seem likely to have the desired effect.

  • It’s time to call the gas industry’s bluff

    Randy Udall says it’s high time the gas industry paid its fair share of severance taxes in Colorado.

  • Storing fat from the feeding frenzy

    Westerners need to prepare for the next economic bust by saving money from today’s energy boom, just as black bears store calories in the form of fat in order to get through the winter

  • Gold from the Gas Fields

    Energy companies are reaping billions from the West, but few states outside Wyoming are making sure that wealth stays at home and is invested wisely.

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