The money would provide relief for high fuel costs, inflation and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Even though she will not be a member of the coalition, Tarr said she will still vote in favor of a plan of organization that leaves coalition members in charge.
Another bill proposing changes to the state’s oil and gas tax credit regime was released on Wednesday. This new bill, sponsored by Les Gara (D-Anchorage), would raise minimum tax on oil companies.
Republican Rep. Cathy Muñoz opted not to seek a leadership position in the Alaska House Majority, while Sen. Dennis Egan will caucus with fellow Democrats.