“Yet another sales tax push in Anchorage? “It’s deja vu all over again,” as Yogi Berra might say. This latest of umpteen such proposals over the years comes from Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz, who says the city should have a special election — perhaps its first vote-by-mail balloting — to put a sales and use tax for goods and services on the books to take some of the load off property taxpayers.”

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