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Walker: Alaska will weather fiscal storm

...said, referring to the governor's office in the state capitol building.Walker appeared at the podium with new budget director Pat Pitney and acting Revenue Commissioner Marcia Davis.The operating budget developed by former Gov. Sean Parnell...
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...
Gov. Walker submits pared-down capital budget

...replacement school in Kivalina that the administration says is part of a legal obligation for the state.Walker's budget director, Pat Pitney, said the capital budget submitted Monday is not endorsed by Walker and meant to satisfy the submission...
Board begins new budget preparation

The Juneau School District held its first meeting with public comment on next year's budget.Director of Administrative Affairs David Means presented an overview of last year's budget, which had a deficit of about $2.5 million...
Alaska Gov.-elect Walker names 4 to key positions

...Department of Public Safety.Walker said former University of Alaska Fairbanks vice chancellor Pat Pitney will be his budget director. She replaces Karen Rehfeld, who retired last Friday after 35 years with the state."I am thrilled that Pat will...
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...
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...
Administration releases budget amendments

JUNEAU - Gov. Sean Parnell's budget director says there's a smaller-than-expected hole in this year's budget.Karen Rehfeld told the House Finance Committee on Thursday...
Last year's budget vetoes still sting for lawmakers

...recent budget vetoes, now their budget director is warning they may be the fall...overviews from the administration's budget director Karen Rehfeld on Wednesday and legislative budget director David Teal on Thursday. Budget...
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...
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