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Tag: Permanent Fund Dividend

The 3 Opposing Views of the PFD

The legislature is currently debating the future of Alaska’s Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD). The operating budget has passed, without a PFD. A separate appropriation bill for the PFD has failed on the Senate floor. The House minority tried to stuff the PFD into the capital budget, but didn’t have the […]

Announcing the 2018 PFD

**The 2018 PFD is $1,600. It was officially announced on the PFD division webpage. The checks will be deposited on Thursday, October 4th.  **Update: The PFD division now shows that it received 656,905 applications. When adjusting for this new information, the statutory PFD works out to $2,989. ***Update (2/6/18): The […]