Some legislators opposing the override suggested a negotiated compromise to restore some money here and there. Such a process could take months.
2019 special session
Chances of an override are slim with 22 legislators hiding out in Wasilla.
More bad news for the University of Alaska.
Maybe it’s the legislators in Juneau that want the vetoes to stand, Sen. Mia Costello argued.
The poll covered the days leading up to the vetoes and the days after they were released.
Many seniors spoke through tears or anger when talking about how the overnight elimination of the Senior Benefits Program, dental benefits and others have left them unsure what to do.
Lindemuth argues the vetoes run contrary to the founding ideals of the Alaska Constitution.
Higher property taxes, more fake Alaska Native artwork, the end of the Senior Benefits Program and plenty other bad news.
The Alaska Legislature and the governor should get a punch card for frequent visits to the Alaska Supreme Court.