Rep. Matt Claman’s Alaska Matters: Governor Makes $271 Million in Vetoes to FY2021 Budget

In March, the House and Senate agreed to a budget compromise that provides critical funding for the State of Alaska to effectively respond to the COVID-19 crisis, ensures that essential services will continue without interruption in the upcoming fiscal year, and funds a $1,000 Permanent Fund Dividend. On Tuesday, Governor Dunleavy announced $271 million (UGF) in cuts to the budget.

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