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Michael Allan McIntosh

...Impoundment Project which successfully won the landmark Supreme Court case declaring impoundment of Congressional mandated funding for education unconstitutional during the Nixon Administration, the Community Service award from the Chamber of Commerce of...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174863133
Senate Finance rolls out proposal meant to spur talks

...Democratic-led minority opposed cuts to education funding contained in that budget, along with...16.5 million cut to the per-student funding formula. But the committee adopted an amendment to provide $16.1 million in funding outside the formula. That's half the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-01/senate-finance-rolls-out-proposal-meant
State
State workers to get layoff warning

...employees, $16.5 million in education funding and $15 million for various programs...of the budget changes how the education funding increase is distributed.The House had...distribute that money through the per-student funding formula, in effect making it a permanent...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-06-01/state-workers-get-layoff-warning
Local | AK legislature
Mammoth scope of shutdown revealed

...continue summer feeding programs for kids, teacher certification programs and the Alaska Student Loan Corp. First-quarter funding is available for schools in juvenile detention centers, boarding schools and the Alaska School for the Deaf.Department of...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-02/mammoth-scope-shutdown-revealed
State | AK legislature
Housing First gets over $4M in grant funding

...Housing First project just received the funding organizers had been praying for - nearly $3 million in capital funding and an additional $1.2 million in...project $2,225,000 in SNHG capital funding and another $750,000 in HOME capital...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-28/housing-first-gets-over-4m-grant-fundin
Local
Please stop cutting schools

...promised to provide in the state constitution. Past years of flat funding and small increases outside of the education funding formula during election years, followed by more flat funding over and over again, have led school districts to reducing...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-05-31/please-stop-cutting-schools
Letters
Budget deal in Senate's hands

...followed an almost-unanimous vote to restore $15 million in funding for a variety of state programs.Of the add-back, $700...the current fiscal year; it does not include the one-time funding for FY 2016 and 2017 approved by the Legislature last year...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-05-31/budget-deal-senates-hands
State | AK legislature
Who does Munoz work for?

...bill allows the Walker administration to honor the negotiated union contracts - but just as important - it doesn't provide funding for the cost-of-living increases. I think Rep. Munoz's House Finance committee has taken to heart Geoff Kirsch's...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-05-31/who-does-mu%C3%B1oz-work
Letters
Alaska Editorial: Reserve transfer would hurt state's future fiscal options

...minority Democrats and has begun exploring alternate methods of funding state government that don't require votes of members outside...cost of government, as is the case this year, the method of funding state operations gets more arcane.The state has a few "rainy-day...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-29/alaska-editorial-reserve-transfer-wou
Opinion
My Turn: House Minority's priorities reflect its values

...balance our reasonable prioritization of funding for Alaska's children and working families...acknowledged or fairly considered. We can use funding from mega-projects that do not provide...Crossing. There is a large amount of funding that has been set aside for these projects...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-29/my-turn-house-minoritys-priorities-re
Opinion

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