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Letter: The governor’s budget

  • Author: Sandy Stolle
    | Opinion
  • Updated: February 20
  • Published February 20

Gov. Mike Dunleavy and his budget director Donna Arduin should have shown more compassion towards the citizens of Alaska by giving (as promised) the full Permanent Fund dividend back-payout in their budget this year. At least we would have a down payment for our moving expenses when our employers and communities bear the brunt of their proposed budget cuts.

I hope the remaining voters will ask questions, kick the tires and take a closer look ‘under the hood’ before they cast their next precious vote.

- Sandy Stolle


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