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AMHS - profitability
By Laura Plenert
October 24, 2017
The AMHS is top management and overpaid staff HEAVY. It will never be profitable "as is". This is a picture perfect example of what is wrong with Government being in charge of a business that would be better as a private enterprise.
I have watched for years as the AMHS "system has CUT routes and services aboard their vessels. And yet they still cannot make themselves profitable.
The AMHS is in a slow death spiral under Government "management". Too many underserved Alaskans and too many overpaid administrators. Privatize NOW - take the Government out of it.
It will either meet the needs of the citizens of Alaska and flourish or it will go away as an antiquated means of transportation.
I don't want to see the AMHS go away, but the Government has proved over and over that they cannot run this as a profitable, business.
Let's do something different and let the private sector give it a try.
About: tired taxpayer
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Received October 24, 2017
- Published October 24, 2017
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