Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Scott Burton hosts.
We’ll talk with organizers for this year’s 4th of July activities;
We’ll learn about this week’s NCADD Town Meetings;
We’ll get the details about the Summer of Heroes Scholarship program;
We’ll talk with the high school principals;
And we’ll talk with Parents For A Safe Graduation.
Plus, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A bill to break up the FAA and privatize the nation’s air traffic controllers cleared the Transportation Committee in the U.S. House Thursday night.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.