Anchorage citizens react to PFD cuts

Among Governor Walker’s cuts today was a cut to Permanent Fund Dividends that would cap the amount at 1000 dollars. A controversial decision among lawmakers and the public, it was one of many ways the Governor tried closing the budget deficit. ¬†Anchorage citizens had varied opinions on how the cut to the dividend would affect the public and if the cut was justified.

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Elaine Maui, Cley Openiano, Jon Borstad, William Borstad, Jennifer McKay, Alexia Guedea and Zaide Manzano were among the citizens in Anchorage voicing their thoughts on the PFD cut.