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In Resolution, Nome City Council Pushes Back Against Dunleavy Budget

Double doors with a small placard reading "Council Chambers."

In response to Governor Mike Dunleavy’s recent budget proposal, the Nome City Council decided to amend their resolution endorsing the 2019 State legislative priorities and position statements during their regular meeting on Monday. The amendments recommend the state look at alternative ways of collecting income, such as collecting a school tax to fund education, instituting a state sales tax, and capping PFD distributions.

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