April 19, 2016

KTOO Public Media: Report: Walker’s budget proposals hit poorest Alaskans hardest

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“If every element of Gov. Bill Walker’s fiscal plan is adopted, the 20 percent of Alaskans with the lowest incomes would lose nearly 10 percent of their income. The middle fifth of residents would lose about 4 percent. The top 1 percent of state residents would only see a 1.3 percent pay cut. That’s according to a report by the nonpartisan Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.”

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