Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, speaks against paying a full dividend during debate on the size of the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend in the Alaska Senate on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, speaks against paying a full dividend during debate on the size of the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend in the Alaska Senate on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

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