A scary specter.
He said a third special session to deal with the remainder of the $3,000 PFD will depend on the Senate Republicans approving his second pick to fill the Senate District M vacancy.
Despite pushing a cuts-heavy budget, Dunleavy says there’s “plenty of money” for supplemental PFD.
The governor pledges a third special session focused on the dividend.
Some legislators have suggested that a full PFD might be possible as long as it’s tied to changes to the future formula.
No $3,000 PFD… yet.
The steadfast adherence to a campaign promise is no way out of the corner they’ve painted themselves into.
Either convince the public now or face a referendum later, the governor said.
Faced with impasse and indecision over the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend, the Legislature created a bicameral working group to come up with suggestions for how…
The chamber refused to add a $3,000 PFD to the capital budget so minority Republicans refused to sign off on a way to pay for the budget, endangering more than $1 billion in federal highway funds.