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Topic - Hollis French
A fight over a tax cut is morphing into a battle over Alaskans' sense of themselves and of an energy-based economy that has long distinguished Alaska from the Lower 48.
"Too much was given up in that bill in exchange for too little," state Sen. Hollis French, a Democrat, said in an op-ed in the Anchorage Daily News. "Alaskans simply saw about $4.5 billion of money that would have been used to build roads and educate our children over the next five years given over to three of the richest corporations in the world."
state Sen. Hollis French, a Democrat, said "too much was given up in that bill in exchange for too little."