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We Report, You Decide (Alaska Gas Line) #819926

FNC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 25, 2004
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(Studio: Shepard Smith) Report introduced.

(Prudhoe Bay, Alaska: Dan Springer) The possible construction of an Alaskan gas pipeline featured; details given about an avenue to obtain natural gas that is underneath Alaskan oil fields, criticism over the extensive cost of the gas line. [Alaska Governor Frank MURKOWSKI†- says Alaska has a tremendous gas reserve but needs a transportation system.] [Arctic Resources Forrest HOGELAND†- comments that they are trying to get the US taxpayer to bear the burden of the expenses.] [American Gas Association David PARKER†- comments that not bringing natural gas to the lower 48 will mean dependence on liquefied gas imported from the Middle East.]

Smith, Shepard;
Springer, Dan

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