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.
The poll covered the days leading up to the vetoes and the days after they were released.
With only a week or so left to override Governor Dunleavy’s budget vetoes, an effort to pressure the fence sitting legislators has begun. Save our State is on the airwaves with a series of targeted radio ads that calls out legislators who may not vote for overrides because they are closely aligned with Dunleavy, or are nursing grudges from the regular session
Dodge came within a vote and a coin toss of an Alaska House seat last year.
A look at where the money is being spent in today’s election.
The state’s right to argue that House District 1 race will impact the landscape of the House, but it’s not entirely convincing that a week isn’t enough time for the legislators to organize.