Leaders Speak Out

Orr, Vanessa
October 2006
Alaska Business Monthly;Oct2006, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p10
The article discusses the insights of various Alaskan politicians on the building of a natural gas pipeline in Alaska. Governor Frank Murkowski proposed an agreement negotiated with oil producers BP, ConocoPhillips and Exxon Mobil that was submitted for legislative review and public comment in May 2006. Gubernatorial candidate Tony Knowles cited that the pipeline will provide business growth and funds for the state to invest in critical programs like education.


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