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Fiscal wiz banks on run for Senate seat

...explained.Williams has worked with finances on the state level with the Department of Revenue, as the Permanent Fund Division director and with the Senate Finance Committee previously as paid staff. He also has been the chief financial officer...
PFD applications book shrinking to save the state money

...includes one adult and one child application. The booklet will list 270 places to get more applications. Permanent Fund Division director Debbie Bitney said the state runs up a huge postage bill every year to mail a full application booklet that...
Handful of new laws to take effect in Alaska

...for a claim to be made, the person must have lived the entire qualifying year, said Debbie Bitney, the Permanent Fund Division director. If that person died during the qualifying year, the estate would not be eligible to seek the dividend...
Alaska dividend applicants increase

...decade and roughly three times the increase in state's population. So far, no one can explain this trend. Permanent Fund Division director Debbie Bitney said one factor could be the recent increase in the size of the pay-outs, prompting eligible...
More PFD applicants choose Web

...That's impossible to do completely, but the division is happy with the progress so far, said Sharon Barton, Permanent Fund Division director. "That was pretty good movement toward (the goal)," she said. Internet filing saves the division money...


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