Letter: Political games are bad for our health

...adding the 42,000 persons presently unable to obtain health insurance. It was also reported that the Mental Health Trust Fund agreed to cover any administrative costs required to set up the new program. Sounds like a win-win for us all - except...
Christopher Kyan Kenney

...907) 364-2574 if you would like to bring a dish.A trust fund has been set up at First National Bank to benefit Chris...children. Donations can be made to the Amook & Haida Kenney Trust Fund, account # 70508825 located at 8998 Glacier Hwy, Juneau...
My Turn: Road economics make sense

...causes that could be threatened with budget cuts in the future. These assumptions are wrong.Dedicated National Highway Trust Fund dollars intended for surface transportation projects cannot be diverted for other purposes. How many times must it be...
Alaska unemployment insurance tax to shrink in 2015

...pockets," Parnell said in the release. "Alaska's UI Trust Fund is fully solvent and at pre-recession levels. into the system."The current balance of the UI trust fund is $399.68 million, according to the release. The...
Republican party lying to seniors

...organizations and insurance companies and are funded in part by payments from the Medicare Trust Fund. For years now these plans have cost the Trust Fund more than the cost of traditional Medicare. The act attempts to reduce this extra subsidy...
My Turn: Let's talk honestly about oil

...The Alaska Public Employees' Retirement Trust Fund and the Teachers' Retirement Trust fund have grown more than 65 percent. We have learned...Public Employees' and Teachers' Retirement Trust Funds. Some are calling this a waste. Some have...
Director Fincher the right fit for 'Gone Girl' adaptation

...flashbacks; the present-day action of "Gone Girl" begins when Amy disappears one day from the home leased with her trust-fund money.The narrative options are pretty simple, considering how many complications Flynn concocts. Either Amy was...
Letter: Cathy Munoz has earned my vote

...System (PERS) and Teachers Retirement System (TRS) trust funds were largely underfunded to the tune of billions of dollars...passed to put a $3 billion infusion into the retirement trust funds.Another problem that retirees have is long term care...
My Turn: Transboundary mines a looming problem

...victims - on both sides of the border - holding the bag.Since catastrophic events are nearly impossible to mitigate, trust fund investments are required for stronger safeguards to finance long-term waste management and perpetual pollution control...
Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...have money generated by television contracts put into a trust fund to pay them when they leave.In a partial victory for...into major college athletics and schools would put it in trust funds that would be given to players only when they leave school...


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