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Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...first to take a financial hit. As far as "revenue enhancements" go, he said he disagrees with the Legislative Finance report. Growing the state's revenue, which he said he takes to mean increasing existing state taxes, implementing new...
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FEC approves Miller request on campaign funds

...if campaign funds could be used to pay the judgment if he loses the appeal.Miller's second-quarter campaign finance report showed a June disbursement of about $94,000 for the court deposit.The FEC found the lawsuit would not have existed...
My Turn: Alaska can't afford two mega-energy projects

...getting rich on all these cost overruns? Alaska is facing tighter times this year. The director of the Legislative Finance Report recently told legislators, "We are spending about $7 billion and our revenue is only $5 billion." House Finance...
Analysis lays out weighty deficit impacts

...production and spending.According to the Legislative Finance report, the statutory budget reserve fund, which is the...much pressure on the state budget.The Legislative Finance report says state assistance for retirement, under the current...
Murkowski, Ulmer lead in fund raising

...Alaska's next governor have jumped ahead of the pack in the race to collect and spend campaign donations. In a campaign finance report filed with the Alaska Public Offices Commission on Monday, Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer says she has raised nearly $900...
Lawyer refunds campaign for legal bill

...Don Young has received a refund from an attorney representing Young's former campaign manager. A new campaign finance report shows that the veteran Alaska Republican raised $72,180 in the first three months of the year, but also got...
Willow's Rep. Masek lying low during primary campaign

...brief trip to the Valley in June. She said she was spending time with family but didn't elaborate. A campaign-finance report filed by Masek on July 26 stated she has raised no money this year and has spent only $100, for an advertisement...
Oil, business defect to Knowles

...Providence Health System in Alaska and Northrim Bank - were among Knowles' top individual donors in his last campaign finance report. Others have donated in different ways. Curtis Thayer, Enstar Natural Gas' director of government affairs and...
Costly race shaping up in Southeast

...race. ``Nobody's close to that,'' he said. ``It is a lot of money.'' Taylor's most recent campaign finance report, dated July 23, shows he has raised $36,000. He said he expects to spend no more than $40,000 on the primary...
Candidates amass last-minute funds

...legislator who could draw votes from both the Republican and Democratic candidates. Halcro had not filed his campaign finance report with the Alaska Public Offices Commission by Tuesday evening. Knowles and running mate Ethan Berkowitz have raised...


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