Oil Saves the Day Again, at Least for Now

Saskal, Rich
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/21/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32094, Special section p70
Trade Publication
Reports on the revenue incurred by the state government in Alaska from oil taxes in 2004. Formulation of the state's 2004 budget based on an estimated oil price of about 22 dollars per barrel; Total amount of surplus expected by the state to close fiscal 2004; Efforts of Governor Frank Murkowski to revise the state's constitution to allow some earnings from the investment fund created on behalf of Alaskans.


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