The Ghost of the Taj Mahawker (Photo Erik Hill/ADN)

Making the Same Mistake Twice


The uproar over the Taj Mahawker – the Legislature’s palatial, overpriced, legally dubious former quarters in Anchorage – contributed to the outcome of both the primary and general election. The voters were unwilling to part with half of their permanent fund dividend and give their legislators Trump-like office space. That same sentiment may have contributed…