SITKA – Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Monday line-item vetoed the $5.4 billion transfer from the Alaska Permanent Fund’s Earnings Reserve Account to the Permanent Fund’s Principal.
Temperatures are finally cooling off and the smell of fall is in the air, but it is not cooling off in the Capitol. I want to dedicate this Legislative Update to my thoughts on the budget, the PFD, and where we go from here. I've now been here for eight months and have seen a lot and I have been thinking about Alaska's situation even more.