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Senate Finance Committee co-chair Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, speaks to reporters during a news conference after the committee unveiled a draft version of an omnibus education bill on Friday, April 18, 2014, in Juneau, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

Senate Finance Committee co-chair Kevin Meyer, R-Anchorage, speaks to reporters during a news conference after the committee unveiled a draft version of an omnibus education bill on Friday, April 18, 2014, in Juneau, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)

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