Alaska Gov. Dunleavy Walks Back Some Vetoes, Not All for Commercial Fisheries
Under pressure from most of the state, and facing a growing recall movement, Alaska’s Govenor Mike Dunleavy reversed about half of his $424 million budget vetoes last Monday.
“Yesterday, Governor Dunleavy signed into law HB 2001 with approximately $222 million dollars in cuts ... and approving a $1,600 PFD with a call for a third special session fall 2019 to address allocating the remainder the PFD,” wrote Frances Leach, executive director for United Fishermen of Alaska, in her August 20 update to Alaska’s fishing industry ...
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