Article Photos: Committee begins hearings on oil tax plan 2/3

Sen. Anna Fairclough, right, R-Eagle River, poses a question to Dan Sullivan, Alaska's natural resources commissioner, on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, in Juneau, Alaska. Sullivan gave an overview of Gov. Sean Parnell's bill to lower taxes on the oil industry to a Senate committee on oil flowing through the trans-Alaska pipeline. On the left is committee co-chair Sen. Peter Micciche, R-Soldotna. More testimony is planned next week, with the intent of getting the bill to the Senate Resources Committee by Feb. 7. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)