The State Senate refusing to act. A bi-partisan coalition in the State House playing the part of the leader. A demand for a spending cap. And Bob Gillam re-appears to show us that money can’t buy class. This is all so 2002.
If you close your eyes and listen to this floor speech from 14 years ago, it’s like deja vu all over again. Same song. Different verse. In fact, many of the same lawmakers who listened to this floor speech are still there. And still ignoring they’re successfully pushing Alaska’s economy to the edge.