Daily Archives: December 6, 2016

This week (Dec 6, 2016) on The Michael Dukes Show …

Each Tuesday morning at 7:20 am Alaska, I join KBYR AM700‘s The Michael Dukes Show to discuss the latest in Alaska oil and fiscal issues. This week Michael and I discuss the renewed battle over oil taxes coming to the #AKLeg this session and why there are no more excuses preventing the implementation of Governor Hammond’s 50/50 Fiscal Plan and preserving the PFD, as is.  I join Michael at 14:15 into the segment.

Listen here or at the widget below and for past episodes, go here.

Alaskans for Sustainable Budgets Founder Brad Keithley to discuss “Hammond 50/50 Plan”

FB Ad Pic (with text)Alaskans for Sustainable Budgets Founder Brad Keithley will be publicly discussing the need for and implementation of Governor Hammond’s original 50/50 plan for the use of earnings from the Permanent Fund two times over the next two weeks.

The first will be tomorrow (Wednesday, December 7) at the monthly luncheon of the Fairbanks Chapter of the Alaska Support Industry Alliance,  https://goo.gl/Yl9jJj.   The second will be as part of a panel discussion next Monday (December 12) afternoon during Law Seminars International Annual Two-Day Conference on Alaska Energy Markets and Regulation,   https://goo.gl/ZaYPW5.

In Diapering the Devil, Governor Hammond described his vision for the use of Permanent Fund earnings this way: Continue reading