Legislative Session Debrief



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Senator Micciche went over the post-COVID budget for AARP services, and explained how there is only an increase in funding for their services.
How is the experience in the capital different for legislators this session?
How will the state encourage retired seniors to continue living in the state of Alaska?


AARP Alaska hosted this Access Live event to provide information about the 2021 legislative session and state budget. The event featured State Senate President Peter Micciche and Speaker of the House Louise Stutes who discussed legislative priorities in Alaska, with a strong focus on budget and tax law. Callers inquired about support for seniors, maintaining an affordable cost of living, taxes, and sustaining the state’s Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD).