Governor picks and chooses which freedoms he supports
November 18, 2021
Gov. Mike Dunleavy is in reelection campaign mode, which is sort of like pie á la mode — political apple pie with a big scoop of partisanship on top.
The governor earlier this month issued an administrative order that he said was necessary to protect Alaskans from federal overreach. His examples of heinous federal overreach included vaccination requirements, improved IRS enforcement against tax cheats, and efforts to protect school board members from hostile crowds.
In a fit of concern over personal liberties, the governor also ordered state agencies to take actions to “guard the const...