Energy is the foundation of Southeast's economy. Fish processing, local industry and business, and cost of living: it all comes back to energy. I believe investing in energy infrastructure is a State priority because energy is jobs and cost of living.
Support "Bradley Lake Model" financing: Municipalities route local infrastructure bonds through State, lends its vast financial authority to secure lower bond rates, and local communities and taxpayers save money with minimal State risk.
*Support Ketchikan-Metlakatla intertie.
*Support Kake-Petersburg intertie.
*Strongly believe in the Power Cost Equalization program.