Monthly Archives: April 2013

Alaska Fiscal Policy| Gaining traction on sustainable budgets …

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From the Alaska House Majority: Representative Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, listens to a colleague prior to her bill hearing Friday before the House Finance Committee. Millett introduced House Bill 136, which would require the governor to submit certain financial information to the Legislature before each legislative session to show proposed sustainable funding levels for state services.

Earlier this session Representative Charisse Millett introduced HB 136, “An Act requiring the governor’s fiscal plan to include certain information.”

As readers of these pages will recall, a recent report from the University of Alaska-Anchorage’s Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) concludes: Continue reading