The last living member of the Alaska Constitutional Convention panned the governor’s proposed slate of amendments on everything from their drafting to what they would mean for Alaska’s future.
Two polls suggest the governor’s already having popularity problems.
“There’s a lot of great locations in the state of Alaska, Juneau is certainly a great location, Anchorage is a great location, Wasilla is a great location,” the governor said about special session locations, adding, “Delta is a great location.”
The boards and commission votes saw six rejections and one tabling.
Not everyone can make the list. Time is finite, after all.
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.
At least the Legislature believes it’s spared from a veto. It could be challenged in court.
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.
The governor has proposed aggressive cuts to Medicaid, but when much of the proposed cuts rely on federal approval senators argue only a small fraction is actually achievable this year.
In light of recent comments, a lesson in institutional racism is in order.