Legislative compromise

 
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The Alaska State Legislature sign at the Legislative Information Office in Downtown Anchorage.
The Alaska State Legislature sign at the Legislative Information Office in Downtown Anchorage. (Staff photo)

State lawmakers called themselves into a third special session to pass a scaled back capital budget. It was a long time in the making, but does the compromise signal that lawmakers can come together on a longer term budget plan for the state? What sticking points remain?

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HOST: Lori Townsend

GUESTS:

  • Democrat Representative Chris Tuck
  • Republican Senator Peter Micciche
  • Republican Senator Cathy Giessel
  • Statewide callers

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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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