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$1.9B capital budget unveiled

...9 billion capital budget Monday, which co-chair Kevin Meyer said was in keeping with the goal of a smaller state infrastructure budget.One of Meyer's other goals was to have the state finish projects it has started and to maintain Alaska's...
State | AK legislature
Juneau Rep.: Majority positions matter

...effects that those construction dollars bring home as well as the importance of anchoring state facilities and state infrastructure in the capital city. "I can't think of a time in the past when so much is happening at one time," she added...
Parnell wants reduced spending in next budget

...he wants to address one of the biggest drivers of the budget: the nearly $12-billion unfunded pension liability. He also wants a capital budget focused on maintaining state infrastructure and finishing projects already started.
State | AK legislature
McAdams can work for Alaska for 40 years of Alaska for the next 40 years. Most important to Alaska, Scott supports rebuilding Alaska and United States infrastructure and creating the jobs that go with it. He supports investing in public education from pre-primary to post-secondary...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...whether a cyber attack or the destruction of bricks and mortar facilities, to crash critical systems in the United States' infrastructure. Those systems can be things like e-mail, but they can also be things like natural gas pipelines, transportation...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and the richest country and individuals are holding onto their permanent fund dividends, while their schools and state infrastructure is going to pieces. I'm Alaska Native and am incredibly proud of who I am. We've been forcefully assimilated...
Use permanent fund to make us millionaires of the fund so that the State can fund the things it needs to fund without taxing its citizens. It's time for Alaskans to vote on a one-time payoff and let the fund pay for state infrastructure. Thomas Baxter Kasilof
Alaska Digest

...ANCHORAGE - A third of Alaska's roads are in poor or mediocre condition, according to a national survey of state infrastructures. The survey by the American Society of Civil Engineers said Alaska's road conditions and wastewater systems...
Juneau reps. talk energy, education at chamber lunch

...they suffer."Our ultimate goal is to build a new building or build a new building in combination with existing state infrastructure," Munoz said.Kerttula agreed, calling the issue surrounding the Department of Labor building "a nightmare...
PF proposal would fund capital projects

...said tapping earnings of the reserve account would provide more money in the capital projects account to pay for state infrastructure. "We have underfunded our capital needs for the last several years," he said. "The needs are there...


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