March 22, 2016

The Coalition working for you

Rep. Geran Tarr

NEWS: House Resources Committee Misses Opportunity to Help Close $4 Billion Budget Gap

Juneau ‚Äď Much of the savings associated with Governor Bill Walker‚Äôs proposed reform to Alaska‚Äôs flawed and overly expensive oil and gas tax credit system has been lost because of the actions of the House Resources Committee. House Bill 247 was passed out of the committee tonight. The original bill was significantly altered by members of the House Majority to remove $450 million in savings and new revenue.

Rep. Geran Tarr

REMINDER: 2nd Annual Alaska Food Security Awareness Week is Underway

Juneau ‚Äď Alaska is food insecure, with only 3-5 days of food supply in grocery stores.¬†Representative Geran Tarr (D-Anchorage) is continuing her work to address food security by hosting the Second Annual Alaska Food Security Awareness Week, which will run through March 25th¬†with events in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, and Sitka.¬†Representative Kawasaki (D-Fairbanks) has joined Rep. Tarr in co-sponsoring events this week.

Contact Info:
Graham Judson Press Secretary
(907) 465-5284
120 4th St, Juneau, AK 99801