Forum@360: Alaska Politics and Public Policy – Clive Thomas #401

Academic and longtime Alaska political observer Clive Thomas discusses historical shifts in Alaska politics and policymaking.

Angela Rodell, Alaska Permanent Fund (Part 2)

Angela Rodell - Alaska Permanent Fund, Part 2 (2016)

Angela Rodell, Alaska Permanent Fund (Part 1)

Angela Rodell - Alaska Permanent Fund, Part 1 (2016)

Alaska’s Deep Money Challenge and What We Can Do

The Alaska budget game show - the most you've ever had balancing a state budget!

Finding True North in the Budget Dilemma

Prominent former Alaska legislators discuss the state’s fiscal future with Alaska journalists.

Panel Discussion: What’s Next for the Budget?

What Happens Next? What Are the Institutional and Political Factors in Making Decisions Going Forward? How Can Citizens Have More of a Say?

Debate: Where is the Alaska Economy Headed?

How will our fiscal choices affect the Alaska economy? What do the answers to those questions say about what fiscal choices make sense?

Here’s my Budget Proposal

Citizens present proposals to fill $2.5-billion annual gap for five consecutive years

Forum on Alaska’s Fiscal & Economic Future: Introduction & Overview

Overview: What’s the Problem? What Steps Could We Take?

Citizens with Budget Proposals Try to Fashion a Compromise On Stage

August 19, 2015

Budget Interview: Doug Ward

Interview with Doug Ward during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Scott Goldsmith

Interview with Scott Goldsmith during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Bill Hall

Interview with Bill Hall during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Cliff Groh

Interview with Cliff Groh during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: President of the Alaska AFL-CIO Vince Beltrami

Interview with Vince Beltrami, President of the Alaska AFL-CIO, during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Commissioner of Health and Social Services Valerie Davidson

Interview with Valerie Davidson, Commissioner of the Department of Health and Social Services, during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Vic Fischer

Interview with Vic Fischer during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Jane Anvik

Interview with Jane Anvik during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: John Shively

Interview with John Shively at the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Rasmuson Foundation Executive Director Diane Kaplan

Interview with Diane Kaplan, Executive Director of the Rasmuson Foundation during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Budget Director Pat Pitney

Interview with Pat Pitney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Governor Bill Walker

Interview with Alaska Governor Bill Walker during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: UAF Chancellor Brian Rogers

Interview with Brian Rogers, UAF Chancellor during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Budget Interview: Natural Resources Commissioner Mark Myers

Interview with Mark Myers, Natural Resources Commissioner during the event "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans."

Summary & Closing by Gov. Bill Walker – Building a Sustainable Future

Governor Bill Walker's summary and closing remarks for "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans" on the afternoon of Sunday, June 7.

Summary & Closing by Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott – Building a Sustainable Future

Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallot's summary and closing remarks for "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans"

Taking the Budget Conversation to Alaskans – A Call to Action

A call to action and wrap-up from Ana Hoffman and Rick Halford, transition team co-chairs.

Governor Bill Walker Closing Remarks – Day 2, Building a Sustainable Future

Governor Bill Walker's closing remarks on the second day of "Building a Sustainable Future: Conversations with Alaskans"

Pros and Cons of Different Revenue Options

Explore the economic considerations of various revenue options - the resources and tools we have available and some of the pros and cons of each

Revenue Options – Opportunities, Myths, and an Interactive Model

Want to try your hand at balancing the budget? Demo of an interactive budget model (download it below) and discussion of two "budget myths"

Alaska Budget Overview – Values, Priorities, & Trends

Where does Alaska spend money? Where does the money come from? What are some ways we could save money?

Overview of Discussion Process – Objectives and Structure

Want to understand more about the structure of the discussion at the "Building a Sustainable Future" event? Bill Dann explains the process.

Understanding the Alaska Budget – Challenges and Solutions

Ever wanted a better understanding of the Alaska budget situation? This video summarizes the challenge and some possible solutions.

Opening Remarks by Governor Bill Walker – Building a Sustainable Future

June 5, 2015

Opening Remarks by Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott – Building a Sustainable Future

Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallot's opening remarks for

Pat Pitney, Office of Management and Budget

Pat Pitney - Director, Office of Management and Budget (2015)

Rep. Jim Colver

Rep. Jim Colver R-Palmer, Valdez, Delta Junction (2015)

Randy Hoffbeck, Commissioner of Revenue (Part 2)

Randy Hoffbeck - Commissioner of Revenue, Part 2 (2015)

Randy Hoffbeck, Commissioner of Revenue (Part 1)

Randy Hoffbeck - Commissioner of Revenue, Part 1 (2015)

How Tumbling Oil Prices Affect Everything in Alaska

Oil is at the heart of Alaska’s economy, and the price per barrel a leading indicator of its health. So with the price of oil crashing, what happens now?

Angela Rodell, Dept. of Revenue (Part 2)

Angela Rodell Commissioner, Dept. of Revenue, Part 2 (2014)

Angela Rodell, Dept. of Revenue (Part 1)

Angela Rodell Commissioner, Dept. of Revenue, Part 1 (2014)

Karen Rehfeld, State Budget Director (Part 2)

Karen Rehfeld, State Budget Director, Part 2 (2014)

Karen Rehfeld, State Budget Director (Part 1)

Karen Rehfeld, State Budget Director, Part 1 (2014)