Rep. Kawasaki’s Newsletter: Mark Your Calendars! Public Testimony on Budget Next Week!

As the 90-day legislative session nears the halfway point, the House is closing in on the budget and spending priorities. House Finance Subcommittees considered proposals to eliminate, modify or enhance items based on the Constitution and input from Alaskans. The House Finance Committee will consider subcommittee recommendations and take statewide public testimony next week before making final changes and ratifying a budget.

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Rep. Guttenberg’s Newsletter: University Budget Testimony Starts Today

I am chairing the finance subcommittee for the University budget and this week we are soliciting public comments on the Governor’s proposed FY18 budget for the University of Alaska System. The dates for this public comment period begin today, Tuesday, February 14 through Tuesday the 21st. If you have input, I welcome it and encourage you to share your thoughts on the direction and priorities of the University of Alaska.

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Rep. Tuck’s Newsletter: Public Testimony TONIGHT

The House Finance Committee will hear public testimony today on Senate Bill 138, the Alaska Permanent Fund Protection Act, at 5:00 PM. This bill would make major changes to the Permanent Fund, including limiting your PFD checks to $1000 for the next two years.

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