ANCHORAGE – The House Labor and Commerce Committee heard testimony on Wednesday afternoon from childcare providers who urged the rapid release of federal American Rescue Plan Act funding that is currently sitting unused.
Parents in our community have worked for years through the PTA and with school staff to fund design of a new Inlet View school and prepare for Inlet View to be on the 2022 School Bond package. At the 11th hour, the Superintendent has proposed pulling this project off the bond. The School Board is deliberating right now about what will be on the bond, and we all need to weigh in supporting Inlet View.
$250K contract comes on the heels of the governor’s increases to his own budget
I’ve heard over and over from people in our neighborhood in support of a balanced budget that protects core services and our Permanent Fund savings. Now I want to make sure all legislators hear your voice as the state’s fiscal plan working group takes public testimony.
JUNEAU – The Alaska House of Representatives voted today to finalize a budget that avoids a government shutdown and protects the essential services Alaskans rely on.