Family of cut-ups

...people must want to keep their hair for warmth - but there are plenty of busy times. Some of the busiest include Permanent Fund Dividend season, the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament, back-to-school time and before reunions - Eva's pretty...
Permanent Fund payout expected to be close to 2014 amount

JUNEAU - The head of the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation says this year's dividend is expected to be in the same range as last year's payout.Corporation CEO Mike Burns...
Egan wants to save daylight in Southeast

...heart attacks, vehicular accidents and suicide. She also said not changing the clocks would also benefit Alaska Permanent Fund traders and those in the financial sector.More than 80 constituents have contacted Egan's office to speak out against...
State | AK legislature
House Dems talk Native voting, languages

...registration by allowing registrants to sign their applications with an electronic signature, similar to registering for the Permanent Fund Dividend.The bill would also allow permanent absentee voting, meaning ballots would continue to be sent to the absentee...
State | AK legislature
Letter to the Editor: Start a state lottery

...state lottery by using the Alaska Permanent Fund. I hear you thinking: "Using...balance to help with sustaining the Permanent Fund. Secondly, every year, some...other half.That said, the 2013 Permanent Fund Dividend payout had 631,470...
Lawmakers weigh exempting Alaska from daylight saving time were reduced.MacKinnon also said that those in the financial industry, including traders for the Alaska Permanent Fund, would have to be at work an hour earlier for much of the year to stay in touch with the markets.Sen. Bill Wielechowski...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Diversifying the Permanent Fund's purpose objectives of the Alaska Permanent Fund.Walker got it right with managed by the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC). By governing management of the Permanent Fund so the state can invest in Alaskan...
Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...introducing new taxes or encroaching on Alaskans' Permanent Fund Dividends.On the first day of the 29th, statewide sales and property taxes and using Permanent Fund earnings as viable options.These kinds of revenue...
State | AK legislature
New population estimate shows slight decline

...estimate uses the federal census and other data such as surveys of the military and shared-housing facilities, Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend applications and Internal Revenue Service records, Hunsinger said.Natural increases come from more births...
Letter: Install an income tax with exemptions

...both a state income and sales tax? An income tax with resident exemptions can be easily monitored because of our Permanent Fund Division. Bona fide Alaskan residents receive the PFD, non-residents do not. Therefore, this income tax with...


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