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My Turn: Ryan budget means harsh cuts for Alaskans

...and unless you are one of the millionaire lobbyists or billionaire Wall Street financiers that Rep. Young and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan rub elbows with, it is not a declaration on your side.Young is not chairman of any committees...
District sticks with teacher cuts

...does not sit well" with school budget committee member Michelle Norman and the...reworked after the 17-member budget committee voted on and submitted a proposal...500,000). The community budget committee voted to postpone the curriculum...
Juneau school board takes up budget recommendations

The Juneau School District Budget Committee officially outlined its budget recommendations at a special...smarting" from the backlash it received from the last budget committee when it didn't feel like enough of its recommendations...
House education plan saves Juneau $2.1M

...comment specifically on how the district would use the money, but he pointed to an "Add Back" list created by the budget committee this spring that prioritizes cuts to reinstate should additional funding become available.The 13-item list includes...
State | Local | AK legislature
Budget committee names priorities

The Juneau school board's budget committee gathered its first set of specific suggestions as to what...according to a document released by the JSD.The next budget committee meeting will be Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 6 to 8 p.m...
Empire Editorial: The committee has spoken

...The Juneau School District's budget committee emphasized "staff before stuff...The proposal put forth by the budget committee would put four instructional...teachers over textbooks, or as one budget committee member said Wednesday, "staff...
Schools facing $4.5M shortfall

...Superintendent Glenn Gelbrich told members of the budget committee Tuesday night.The result will be 35 full-time...of administrative services for the district.The budget committee will accept public comment at its next meeting on...
State | Local
Committee recommends 'staff before stuff' to balance Juneau school budget

After two months of meetings, the Juneau School District Budget Committee, made up of 17 community members and overseen by the Board of Education and district administrators, voted on its priorities...
JSD wants input on language lessons

...math curricula. The community budget committee voted adamantly to postpone...According to documents from the budget committee, the language arts curriculum...mid-February meeting.At the final budget committee meeting Feb. 25, Auke Bay...
JSD: Little-known program makes big difference

...item, and one the community budget committee thinks should be eliminated...budget documents.The community budget committee voted 9-6 at its last grateful for the time the budget committee put into creating its proposal...
Local | AK legislature


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