NEWS: Legislation Introduced to Fix Alaska’s Flawed Oil Tax Credit System

Rep. Andy Josephson

Juneau – The co-chairs of the House Resources Committee, Reps. Geran Tarr (D-Anchorage) and Andy Josephson (D-Anchorage), have introduced House Bill 111 to fix Alaska’s current system of oil and gas subsidies in the form of tax credits. The bill fixes many of the flaws remaining in the current oil tax credit system after passage of House Bill 247 last year.

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NEWS: Sen. Gardner and Rep. Josephson Introduce Companion Bills Requiring Disclosure of Oil Tax Subsidy Information

Rep. Andy Josephson

JUNEAU – Today, Senate Democratic Leader Berta Gardner (D-Anchorage), and House Resources Committee Co-Chair Rep. Andy Josephson (D-Anchorage) introduced SB44 and HB99, allowing the state to release to the public critical information about our investments in the form of oil tax credits. With passage of the legislation, companies filing for credits would provide a basic description, overall purpose, and general location of these expenses as a condition of participation in our generous credit program.

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NEWS: Legislation Pre-Filed to Prevent Alaska’s Participation in Unconstitutional Registry of Undocumented Persons or Muslims

Rep. Andy Josephson

Rep. Josephson’s Bill Stipulates No State Cooperation With Efforts to Register Alaskans Based on Race and Religion FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 9, 2017 Juneau – Today, Representative Andy Josephson (D-Anchorage) pre-filed legislation to address the potential of a federal registry of alleged undocumented persons or those who practice the religion of Islam.  Rep. Josephson opposes …

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