Four-term incumbent Rep. Bob Herron looks to be in a real fight to return for a fifth. He faces challenger Zach Fansler.
; House District 30 (Kenai-Soldotna) Republican Primary ; A four-way fracas to replace retiring Rep. Kurt Olson featuring Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, Soldotna City…
This Republican primary pits incumbent Rep. Lora Reinbold against challenger and former Anchorage School Board member Crystal Kennedy. A classic tale of the establishment versus ideological purist. The twist here is the purist is the incumbent and Republican Party endorsed Reinbold while the establishment candidate is the challenger Kennedy.
; Senate Seat F (Palmer/Chugiak/Fairview) Republican Primary The seat bridges the area between Chugiak and the Palmer-Wasilla area. It is an open seat by virtue…
The interesting race in House District 31 is the Republican primary. It comes down to a basic mathematical question: Are two challengers one too many for either to get enough votes to take out the incumbent.
Rep. Lora Reinboldâ€™s primary challenger Crystal Kennedy this morning sent out a press release accusing the Eagle River legislator of inappropriately claiming legislative per diem of $237 per day for 4 days while she was on vacation.
The latest campaign financial disclosure reports bring to light Rep. Gabrielle LeDouxâ€™s strategy of creating her very own political action committee, take lots of money from lobbyists then give it to friends.
Mr. Bieling appeared to stand by his contention that AO-37 was LGBT-related later in the debate.
From the reports submitted so far, we have compiled some interesting tidbits of what they tell us about candidates, campaigns, and groups influencing the election.
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€™