The permanent fund dividend is uniquely Alaskan. Every resident gets an annual distribution of oil revenue. Now it’s become a political hot potato that has divided residents. Some want a $3000 dividend, under the original law, others say a new formula is needed to avoid deeper state budget cuts and to keep the fund healthy into the future. What’s the best path forward? We’ll ask on the next Talk of Alaska.
HOST: Lori Townsend
- Senator Jesse Kiehl-D, Alaska State Senate, District Q (Juneau)
- Senator Mike Shower-R, Alaska State Senate, District E (Wasilla)
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
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