The Legislature will have an opportunity to bump the initiative off the ballot by passing legislation materially similar to the bill.
The recall organizers say it should be done in 30 days and say they’re ready for whatever outcome.
The group pledges to bring a legal challenge if the Division of Elections denies the application.
Gross joins the national trend of unionizing campaigns.
Sponsors say they believe the changes would increase oil revenue to the state by about $1 billion a year.
Usually Summers in Alaska are a time when fishing, vacations and recreation push politics out of people’s minds May through August. Not this year. The ongoing controversy over the budget, vetoes, and the very real Recall has kept the politics pot boiling.
2020 is right around the corner.
The 2020 elections are already around the corner.
The group wants to get the recall effort right.
The group will face several high bars for consideration.