"In this election no issue is more important to the future of the Permanent Fund system than getting a fair share of the wealth of Alaska’s oil. Of course I am voting yes." ~Sen. Rick Halford Lifelong Republican and longtime Alaska lawmaker, former Senate President
"I helped write Alaska's Constitution, Ballot Measure 1 honors our constitutional obligation to develop our resources for the maximum benefits of Alaskans. Ballot Measure 1 will fund schools, create jobs, and protect our Alaskan way of life. Vote Yes on 1 to save Alaska."
"Are you confused on how to vote on Ballot Measure 1? Why wouldn’t you feel that way when you see these ads in big bold print — “BANKROLLED BY OUTSIDERS”? Who are these outsiders and why are they so concerned about Alaskans finally getting a fair shake from the oil [Read More...]
Robin Brena is a life-long Alaskan who grew up in Skagway. He is the founder and managing attorney of the law firm Brena, Bell & Walker (BB&W). BB&W has been named a Fortune 500 “Go To” law firm in the area of commercial litigation, a “Client’s Choice” Construction [Read More...]
I know that if we do not act, the state of Alaska will run out of money in a year. We must stop giving oil companies massive tax breaks. ConocoPhillips has made $5.2 billion in profit since 2016, but only paid 16.5% in taxes, while In Texas the rate is [Read More...]
"I operate a small business year-round selling fruits and vegetables in the Lake Iliamna area. I am a mother and a wife. I am voting “YES on #1” because oil taxes are the main stream of revenue for the State of Alaska. Our community had an Alaska State Trooper position [Read More...]
“I fully endorse the Ballot Measure 1 because we need essential services that have been eliminated or cut. We are put at risk even though all of our resources are from rural Alaska. We need [our] fair share! Mike Williams, Sr., Alaska Tribal Leader, Akiak.
"I grew up in Nome and have spent extensive time rural Alaska villages. I understand how important passing Proposition #1 is to our rural communities and I hope you will join me by VOTING YES ON 1 to fund education, health care and power cost equalization in our most [Read More...]
"I am a life- long Alaskan who absolutely loves Alaska. It is apparent that in just the last six years Senate Bill 21 has given oil companies massive tax breaks, which as a result has affected all areas of Alaska’s economy. The loss in revenue from these tax breaks [Read More...]