Gara announced earlier this week that he was considering retiring after 16 years in the Legislature, inviting interested candidates to file.
The Anchorage Democrat would like to have some input in finding a replacement as he considers stepping away after 16 years.
We’re a matter of tens of hours away from the end of the session, bringing a merciful end to a thoroughly underwhelming two years. While…
Guttenberg made the announcement to the monthly meeting at the Fairbanks Laborers’ hall, which helped launch his political career.
The move sets up a head-to-head race between Walker (or another Democrat) and the eventual Republican candidate.
Walker’s approval rating collapsed after the PFD veto. Now it’s seven points below his highest ever rating.
There’s additional polling out on the race for governor.
Nearly a third of respondents didn’t recognize Dunleavy, a former state senator.
The governor’s campaign says it has yet to decide whether or not it will enter the Democratic primary.
The case could have major impacts on the 2018 elections, including the governor’s race.