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Walker interviews for cabinet positions the state, including the person who will lead the work on Walker's budget.Current Office of Management and Budget Director Karen Rehfeld, who is responsible for overseeing, advising and producing the governor's budget, is retiring and...
State budget director to retire

...budget to the public and the Legislature. He may have to develop it without the help of Office of Management and Budget Director Karen Rehfeld. Rehfeld is retiring, a member of the office's staff confirmed.A member of Gov. Sean Parnell's...
UAS closing facilities, cutting jobs

...UAS Chancellor John Pugh said. That amount is a little more than a million dollars for the Juneau campus alone, budget director Barbara Hyde said. Those cuts came out of money allocated for salaries and benefits, as well as travel. In FY 2014...
Capital budget one of last big pieces pending

...meant to allow the agency to conform to new office space standards and reduce the amount of space it needs, Parnell budget director Karen Rehfeld said.It also included a $2 million reappropriation within the Department of Law for the state's...
House Finance proposes $9.1B operating budget

...funding refers to money that isn't restricted in its use by the law, constitution or something else.Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, said she needed to get reaction from the various departments to know to what degree some of the...
Budget officials grilled on 10-year plan

...the personnel costs alone, I mean, that doesn't fit with what you're saying," Thompson said.Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, said employees and departments have been made aware of the state's fiscal outlook, which she...
State | AK legislature
Gov. Parnell proposes $12.4B state budget

...and $31.5 million for school construction.He's proposing cutting 150 state government positions, which his budget director told reporters were generally long-term, vacant positions.The total budget for the current fiscal year is $13...
$1.9B capital budget unveiled agreements for project-related field work.AEA announced it had reached agreement Friday, and Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, said the administration would ask the committee to reconsider providing additional funding.Meyer...
State | AK legislature
Parnell asks for more dam money

...million in next year's budget, saying he wanted to see greater progress on the land access agreements.Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, presented the budget amendments for this year and next to lawmakers on Thursday.In the House Finance...
State | AK legislature
Gov. proposes $3B toward state pension shortfall

...state also stands to save about $2.1 billion in the long haul with his plan under current estimates.Parnell's budget director, Karen Rehfeld, presented the plan at the Alaska Retirement Management Board meeting in Anchorage on Thursday...


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