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It's time to fight back

To the editor: According to the Alaska Constitution, the Legislature has the power of the purse. Please read its provisions, especially the section that discusses the four sections the Legislature must fund.

The Legislature should override the governor’s vetoes — all 182, in fact. We’re a state now, not a colony for Big Oil or the Koch brothers or ... 

To reject millions in federal funds for Alaska during a financial crisis is illogical and shortsighted.

To those of you who recognize this and are fighting back, thank you!

 

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