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Letter: Ports or PFDs?

  • Author: Bob Lacher
    | Opinion
  • Updated: February 12
  • Published February 12

Passing out $2.4 billion in Permanent Fund “make-up” checks sounds like a swell idea. But the Port of Anchorage, the single most important piece of infrastructure in Alaska, is crumbling in want of leadership and $2 billion to refurbish it. What would Venezuela do?

— Bob Lacher


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