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Monday, May 14, 2012

Co-Chairs Comment on Governor's Budget Vetoes

2012-05-14 : Press Release : House Finance Committee

Alaska House Finance Committee Co-chairs Bill Thomas and Bill Stoltze today commented on the governor's upcoming budget year vetoes. The governor vetoed $66.6 million from the Fiscal Year 2013 statewide operations and capital investment budgets, which total $12.1 billion. The ...  Read More »

News from Rep. Bob Herron
Governor Parnell Signs FY 2013 Budget Bills

2012-05-14 : Newsletter : Rep. Bob Herron

Great news - Governor Parnell signed the FY 2013 budget bills today, funding all capital projects approved by the Legislature for our region, and making only minimal cuts to other items. Here is a list of all AVCP/YKHC region projects that can expect to receive funds for work starting ...  Read More »

Legislative Update
Governor Parnell's Buget Vetoes

2012-05-14 : Newsletter : Rep. Bryce Edgmon

Hi Everyone, Today Governor Parnell released his vetoes for both the Operating and Capital Budgets. They total $66 million in all—a significantly smaller figure compared to vetoes in recent years. The governor attributes this in large part to agreements he and the legislature reached ...  Read More »