COURT IS SUPREME IN APPROPRIATIONS, SUPREME IN VETOES

In a decision that critics say guts democracy, Anchorage Superior Court Judge Jennifer Henderson ruled Friday that a veto by Gov. Mike Dunleavy of a small part of the court system’s budget was unconstitutional.

Dunleavy had vetoed $334,700 from the court system in 2019 and again in 2020. He said in his veto explanation that it was equal to the amount that the courts have forced the State of Alaska to pay in Medicaid abortions.

In her…

… Continue Reading at: mustreadalaska.com [source]