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Update: Legislature to address education today

...in addition to providing $30 million in one-time aid to be split among districts outside the formula. The Senate Finance Committee proposed $100 million in additional school aid outside the formula for each of the next three years. That was...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-21/legislature-to-address-education-tod
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Senate Finance advances education bill

JUNEAU - The Senate Finance Committee advanced a broad-ranging education bill Saturday that adds more money to public education and raises the required local contribution...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-19/senate-finance-advances-education-bi
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Senate committee releases its version of education bill

The Senate Finance Committee has released its long-awaited version of House Bill 278...said Sen. Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, co-chair of the Senate Finance committee. "Parents know their kids best. This plan gives parents more...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-18/senate-committee-releases-its-versio
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Senate passes new approach to pension obligation

...the plan emerged from the Senate Finance Committee.It will be up to the House...said in a release.The Senate Finance Committee's rewrite of HB385 calls...driving force behind the Senate Finance Committee's approach was to improve...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-19/senate-passes-new-approach-to-pensio
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Senate passes capital budget

...reasonable, given the state's budget situation.Senate Finance Committee co-chair Kevin Meyer said he thought members...than what was reported when the bill left the Senate Finance Committee. Materials provided with the bill at that time...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-12/senate-passes-capital-budget
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Senate Finance advances budget bill

JUNEAU - The Senate Finance Committee advanced a $2.1 billion capital budget Wednesday.Perhaps the biggest change compared with the draft unveiled earlier this...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-09/senate-finance-advances-budget-bill
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Education bill rewrite leaves some frustrated

...minority Democrat to vote in support was Rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins, D-Sitka.With the bill now before the Senate Finance Committee, Education Commissioner Mike Hanley said Tuesday that he would seek to have provisions related to residential...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-08/education-bill-rewrite-leaves-some-f
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Senate Finance unveils $1.9 billion capital budget

JUNEAU - The Senate Finance Committee unveiled a $1.9 billion capital budget Monday, which co-chair Kevin Meyer said was in keeping with the goal of a smaller...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-07/senate-finance-unveils-19-billion-ca
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Panel proposes more school money, pension option

...have pushed for a roughly $400 increase for next year, with the amount adjusted for inflation after that.The Senate Finance Committee, in its version of the state operating budget, proposed a $75 million increase in additional aid to districts...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-01/panel-proposes-more-school-money-pen
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School board budget to be approved, far from complete

...two years - resulting in a final base student allocation of $5,981 in 2016. That bill is currently in the Senate Finance Committee. Also embedded in the bill was an addition $30 million in one-time funding, which Dave Jones, assistant...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-10/school-board-budget-to-be-approved-f
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