Johnson said constitutional amendments should go to a vote of the people, which is how the process already works.
It reveals a grave misunderstanding of how Alaska’s budget process works.
A second report also calls into question his claims of receiving an MBA.
Sen. Stedman had to remind the administration that the Legislature is an equal branch of government and won’t stand for “dictatorial control” of Alaska’s financial information.
Wielechowski’s caused Senate Republicans plenty of headaches in recent years.
Minority Democrats won’t get an extra seat in the expansion, but the committee’s membership could still make for must-watch Gavel coverage.
Senators gripe about Medicaid spending and wonder if education budgeting can be done better.