Legislators are worried that repaying dividends would put the remaining fund at risk and shrink future PFDs.
Today’s roundup will cap off the races for the Alaska House with an independent-heavy day going from Kenai to Southeast and back out to Western Alaska.
Senate President Pete Kelly, the sponsor of the contraceptive study bill, faced tough questioning by the House Finance Committee.
Zulkosky is the 19th woman to be currently serving in the Alaska Legislature, the most in the Legislature’s history.
It’ll be by far the shortest vacancy of this year’s legislative session.
The candidates put forward by House District 38 should be a relief for the governor’s office, which has faced slates of inexperienced or unqualified candidates for the two other vacancies.