Iâ€™ve talked to about a dozen politicos in the past two days; Valley legislators, lobbyists, political consultants, and pollsters. They all say some version of the same thing â€˜seems close, but who the hell knows.â€™
Seven-term incumbent Rep. Bob Lynn faces his most serious competition for re-election in quite some time. That challenge comes in the form of primary opponent and former Anchorage Assemblyman Chris Birch.
Two active primary races, inculding a vigorous three-way contest for the Rs, make this race hard to predict. We give it a shot.
Walker’s former running mate will be Alaska’s new top lobbyist in D.C.
The retiring downtown senator gives his thoughts on who should replace him.
Can Richard Best beat out Palmer Mayor DeLena Johnson?
; The most surprising thing about the Downtown Anchorage Senate seat is that for the first time in most voters’ lifetime, Sen. Johnny Ellis won’t…
It would be hard at this point in the election cycle to find a competitive race where someone is not complaining about campaign signs: Someone moved my sign. Someone took down my sign. Someone defaced my sign. The other guysâ€™ signs are illegally placed. 99 times out of a 100 the appropriate response to such complaints is to make it as clear as all the wind in your lungs will allow â€œNO ONE CARES!!!!.â€
This case is different. It appears to have a real casualty.
Alaska Family Action (AFA), a political organization dedicated to seeing Christian values reflected in public policy, has endorsed 4 candidates in competitive state legislative races.
Jennifer Johnstonâ€™s campaign today clarified a claim they made in a recent attack ad against her primary opponent Ross Bieling relating to his voting history in Alaska.