Yesterday, Governor Dunleavy signed House Bill 36, legislation sponsored by my office that modernizes the state law and incorporates reasonable standards for obtaining…
Last week, the governor eliminated the Permanent Fund dividend and announced a series of line-item vetoes to the compromise budget that create uncertainty at a time when our economy and communities are recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Monday, the House finally approved a budget that avoids a government shutdown and protects the essential services Alaskans rely on.
As we look forward to the Memorial Day weekend, let us also take time to pause and remember our fallen service members and pay tribute to the men and women of our armed forces who bravely serve our country.
Over the weekend, the House put in long hours working on amendments to House Bill 69 and House Bill 71, the operating and mental health budgets. We sent the bills back to the House Rules Committee and we will continue work on these bills next week.