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Alaska Doesn't Need an Income Tax
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Original Intent of the Permanent Fund
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Sen. von Imhof Honors Legacy of Blanche McSmith
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Criminal Justice Reform Questions & Concerns
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The Income Tax Alaska Doesn't Need

Today I’d like to share with you the Senate’s vision for Alaska’s next steps forward into the 21st century...
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Better a temporary deficit than an income tax

While a balanced budget is normally a good idea, I would argue it will be detrimental in our case because it includes...
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Invitation to help improve Alaska's alcohol laws

Alcohol and substance abuse destroy individual lives, families and adversely affect communities It is also a key...
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Breaking News

Senator Pete KellySenate Stands Ready to Finalize Fiscal Compromise

JUNEAU – The Alaska State Senate delivered a responsible operating budget and a sustainable fiscal solution while protecting working Alaskans from an income tax, all key priorities in a year with serious fiscal challenges.  Full Story >>

 

Senator Cathy GiesselSenators Dismayed by Environmentalist Agenda in House

JUNEAU – Today, the chair and vice chair of the Senate Resources Committees expressed dismay at the actions of House Democrats as the final day of the 2017 legislative session draws to a close.  Full Story >>

 

Senator Mia CostelloRidesharing Bill Coasts through Senate

JUNEAU – Today, the Alaska State Senate unanimously passed a bill allowing ridesharing services such as Uber, Lyft, and SideCar to operate in Alaska.  Full Story >>

 

Senator Anna MacKinnonSenate Ends Oil Tax Credit Program

JUNEAU – The state will stop offering cash tax credits to oil companies at the end of this year, following a Senate vote today.  Full Story >>

 

Senator John CoghillREAL ID Bill Passes Senate

JUNEAU – The Alaska State Senate passed a bill today allowing the state to issue both Real ID compliant and noncompliant identification cards and driver’s licenses.  Full Story >>