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A starting point for improving community-police relations in Anchorage.
“The University of Alaska is facing immediate and significant financial headwinds brought on by state budget cuts, enrollment and tuition declines and budget impacts visited upon us by the COVID-19 crisis. And like the virus itself, this budget challenge is real, painful, and one that demands that we take swift action to protect our university and its critical mission and service to Alaskans.”
“The coronavirus has laid bare systemic issues in our society. We must be thoughtful about how we use any funds the Municipality receives to address COVID-19. Our values as a community should be reflected in the decisions we make in the coming months.”
The new ranked-choice voting system allows you to vote how you want. No more strategic voting.
Alaska doesn’t have a single reported case of COVID-19, yet economically it may be at its mercy.
Hall and Conkling argue in support of pending alcohol tax vote in Anchorage, writing “To those of us that see these challenges firsthand, there is no denying that these additional resources will make a difference.”
“I am asking my colleagues to slow down and ask some critical questions of the taxes before us.”
“A new voice in the fight for Alaska’s future.”
“We need to be at least as serious about climate adaptation.”