Ballot measure reaches half of signature goal

...initiative would allow Alaskans to register to vote or update their voter registration whenever they apply for the Permanent Fund Dividend.On Monday, PFD Voter Registration reported that it has more than 16,000 signatures on petitions to put...
My Turn: Juneau's economy is stable, but tied to state's fiscal crisis

...upon: the Constitutional Budget Reserves, Permanent Fund endowment, capping Permanent Fund Dividend checks, adjustments to production...most broadly supported option of setting up a Permanent Fund endowment that allows earnings to be used...
My Turn: Don't wait for Alaska to crash

...amendment that created the Alaska Permanent Fund in 1976, it was sold to voters...the amendment with voters. The Permanent Fund Dividend was not part of the package...sharing some of the revenues from Permanent Fund investments. Gov. Hammond...
Sacred oil checks eyed amid budget deficit

...considered:What is the Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend?It was created in the...investment earnings from the Alaska Permanent Fund. They are calculated using a...has been as low as $845.The permanent fund itself is a nest egg of sorts...
Alaska Editorial: Calming effect

...toward eventual success.That Standards & Poor's patted Gov. Walker on the back for proposed changes to the Alaska Permanent Fund in an effort to resolve the state's budget deficit situation only adds to the calming effect Alaskans have most...
My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...the head of the Saudi Arabian "Permanent Fund," known as the Saudi Arabian...of oil royalties flow into the permanent fund, the other ¾ and all the oil taxes...fiscal assets, including the permanent fund, to flow into a new sovereign...
My Turn: Governor's endowment proposal is good for Alaska

Alaska's future is bright if our Legislator's support Gov. Bill Walker's plan to gain stability under his Permanent Fund endowment proposal.We, the public, cannot offer the typical knee-jerk reaction to the "don't touch the PFD...
S&P gives good marks to governor's Permanent Fund plan

...changes to the way the Alaska Permanent Fund is used "is a favorable development...state's oil and gas revenue to the Permanent Fund, whose earnings would be used to partially pay state operations. Permanent Fund Dividends would be paid from a...
State | AK legislature
Sealaska announces dividend, shares plans for 2016 and beyond derived from three sources: 7(i) funds, its permanent fund (valued at $100 million) and operational derived from three sources: 7(i) funds, its permanent fund (valued at $100 million) and operational income...
State | Local
Legislature starts work amid dust, drilling

...rating and thus the interest it pays on loans for things like schools and ports.The state could also ask the Alaska Permanent Fund to invest in the project, though incoming fund director Angela Rodell said in previous interviews that such an arrangement...


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