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Show we the money: Governor, legislators stage news conference vowing again to work together on long-range fiscal plan
Sales tax and special session loom as possibilities.
Several community asks are on the outs following Wednesday night city meeting
Assembly members makes some tough calls as it works through the budget process.
Public expresses big hopes for small items in Senate’s budget
State takeover of wetlands permitting, lack of support for social services among main issues
Dunleavy weighs a statewide sales tax amid broader push for fiscal plan
Governor meets with House and Senate members, declines to publicly reveal specifics of proposal
Budget stalls in House as leaders confer with Senate
Lawmakers trying to work out differences on PFD, education, deficit as final month of session nears
Education gets short-term boost, but budget battle drags on
House looks to pass budget this week, but Senate, governor — and OPEC — also affecting spending plans
All in a day’s budget debate — voting, sex and taxes
Even the smallest pieces of House committee’s markup show signs of huge policy battles to come
Legislators eye oil and sales taxes due to fiscal woes
Bills to collect more from North Slope producers, enact new sales taxes get hearings next week.
Public, lawmakers go to school over budget
Feisty testimony offered by residents statewide and legislators respond in kind
What is ‘monetizing carbon credits’? And how would it work?
How the governor is making a “$900 million a year or bust” bet on Alaska’s financial future
Mixed feelings on local items in state budget
Flat funding of ferries, education not a big hit, but governor’s appaent willingness to negotiate is.
New revenue or no service, lawmakers weigh options
Time is short.
Finance committee votes to hold line on property tax
“Projects will still go on. Services will still go on.”
Making do with less: school budget down $2.4M from last year
The budget is stretched tighter and tighter.
Lawmakers get gloomy budget forcast
State can’t keep spending like it is, analysts say.
City holds first meeting on proposed budget with slight changes to spending and property tax rate
It’s like opening day for municipal budgets.
Opinion: The firecracker budget and Green New Deal
A warning against the shrinking marketplace of ideas in Alaska’s budget debate.
City: Proposed state budget would cost Juneau millions, and its schools even more
Don’t panic, but consider sending an email, city officials say.
Opinion: Sen. Sullivan’s subtle budget advice
Build the budget from the bottom up.
Opinion: Gov. Dunleavy is ‘out of step’ with Alaska families, businesses
We can’t legislate away our financial obligations.