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Tag: PFD

HJR 18 would prevent overspending Permanent Fund

House Joint Resolution 18, introduced on April 25 by Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka, would limit draws from the Alaska Permanent Fund to no more...

Join in to address state’s fiscal situation

Commentary By Ed Rasmuson For The Cordova Times Last November, we were reminded of something that offers us great hope about the future of our state....

Commentary: Defend the PFD and fund – or lose them both

By Dr. Jack Hickel For The Cordova Times Alaska is at a crossroads. Voters need to know our government is redefining the purpose of the Alaska...

Voice concerns now on budget cuts to schools

Editor's note: This commentary was written by contributing authors Barb Jewell, Alex Russin, Sheryl Glasen and Pete Hoepfner. I, along with Cordova School District Superintendent...

Commentary: It’s time to quit freeloading

By Terrence Cole For The Cordova Times Daily, it becomes increasingly clear Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s staff is the gang that can’t count, talk or think straight. Most...

A legislative update from Rep. Stutes

Among the presenters at ComFish Alaska 2019 in Kodiak on Thursday, March 29, was Rep. Louise Stutes, R-Kodiak, who provided an update on pink...

Senate awaits House version of budget bill by mid-April

Hello again from the Capitol. It is a very active time in Juneau as the Legislature enters the final weeks of the 2019 session....

Focus remains on Fiscal Year 2020 budget

Hello from Juneau. With the Legislature now in its third month, it is a very active time in the Capitol. While committees debate legislation...

Letter to the Editor: Would you call for Dunleavy recall?

Dear Editor, Every day, more and more Alaskans are expressing outrage over the potential impact of Governor Dunleavy’s proposed budget, and dismay with the manner...

One month left to apply for PFD

Applications for the 2019 Permanent Fund Dividend are due by March 31. Visit pfd.alaska.gov to submit your application online. Information Officer Nancy Bird is available at...