On our January 24th edition of Frontiers,“High Stakes Session,” we took you to Juneau for the start of the 2016 legislative session.
KTVA’s Rhonda McBride talked with Gov. Bill Walker about the challenges ahead, including his plan to tap Permanent Fund earnings, impose an income tax and a number of other taxes.
Here’s more of her interview with the governor, conducted on Monday, Jan. 18, a few days before he delivered his State of the State address. He talks about his short- term — and long-term plan — for dealing with the state’s back-to-back, multi-billion dollar deficits.