A new crime bill, notable floor speeches and more from Day 100.
The Senate continued work on the budget, floating a variety of ideas for what to do with the PFD.
The Senate’s set to roll out its budget this week, while the House rolls up its sleeves on crime.
The ads highlight comments from former Walker administration officials supporting Department of Public Safety Commissioner-designee Amanda Price as she faces other criticism about her work with Walker.
The Legislature also saw the passage of the ‘Save the Alaska State Fair(‘s alcohol license) Act’ and a reworked version of the conflict of interest rules bill.
Legislators also reviewed a proposal to end funding for medical education and the House continued to plug away with its budget.
The Legislature continued with a packed schedule on Day 65. More stuff than we can keep track of happened, but here’s a few of the…
The 64th day of the Alaska legislative session was another busy one. Everyone got a look at the unannounced sponsor of the governor’s upcoming road show, representatives went to work mending the budget and yet another controversial appointee is out.
But it was a subcommittee walkout that ruled the day.
The Senate had rejected the provision on the first pass, but supported it thanks to reworked language (and an unavoidable deadline).