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What others say: Recent savings saves state budget

...development; when he got to Juneau, he had to make a number of unexpected budget cuts, including the elimination of the longevity bonus for seniors. With an administrative pen stroke in early 2005, he also increased oil revenues by consolidating small...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-12-16/what-others-say-recent-savings-sa
Opinion
Wagoner: Minority in the majority

...the really key issues are not divisive. Coalition members are more likely to split over such things as restoring the longevity bonus program, same-sex marriage benefits and additional spending on social programs, to name a few. Senate Majority Leader...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/013007/political_0130pol001.shtml
political
State this wealthy can provide for students, schools

...amendment to tap. She also wants to reinstate the Longevity Bonus program, which was eliminated in 2003, at a cost of...values. Surely, if there?s money to reinstate the Longevity Bonus program, put $1.3 billion into the permanent...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020907/oped_0209ope001.shtml
Opinion
Public radio slated for budget cut

...proposed a $1.7 million cut in longevity bonus grants, a program already short...the money. The reduction in longevity bonus grants is also a familiar budget...would simply stop mailing out longevity bonus checks, Commissioner Bob Poe...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022500/ala_022500ala011.shtml
alaska
Longevity Bonus, SeniorCare may not make it past legislators

...campaign promise to reinstate the Longevity Bonus Program and her proposal to...be able to re-establish the Longevity Bonus without expanding it to a much...to enroll in the SeniorCare or Longevity Bonus program, if the latter is funded...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022707/political_0227pol002.shtml
political
Reader supports bonus reinstatement

Gov. Sarah Palin is to be commended for her pledge to reinstate the Longevity Bonus. Former Gov. Frank Murkowski?s most flagrant wrong to Alaskans was eliminating it. Those who want the money to be used elsewhere...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/032207/letters_20070322003.shtml
Letters
Indiscriminate wolf killing : Governor should find a scientifically credible predator control program

...important part of long term healthy moose populations. About that $500,000 helicopter program price tag: how many longevity bonuses would that float? How many children would get needed medical care thru Denali Kid Care? And how many Alaska...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/032807/oped_0328ope001.shtml
Opinion
State owes seniors longevity bonuses

...legislators cared enough about the State?s retirement plan for Senior?s with the same diligence. That is what the Longevity Bonus was in case they have overlooked the wording. It was granted to pre-statehood residents, most of whom were not...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/033007/letters_20070330002.shtml
Letters
What will be next for wolves?

...find the funds to increase education for our children. She sends blood money to the airborne shooters yet denies a Longevity Bonus to help our senior Alaskans. She claims to listen to all Alaskans but hears only the AOC whose goals are terribly...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040307/letters_20070403003.shtml
Letters
Reader gets protest out in the open

...higher assessment on? Our natural gas bill is twice as high, the gasoline the same or more. They took away our Longevity Bonus and now you want more taxes. As far as I can tell, it is just to pay borough employees more money. What chance would...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040407/letters_20070404001.shtml
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