They’re all still 32,000 signatures, a few legal challenges and a legislative session from reaching the 2018 ballot, but it’s time to take stock in where each stands in The Midnight Sun’s State of the Race update.
The initiative was initially rejected because the state found it unconstitutionally appropriated state resources. A judge has found otherwise.
The potential change could have a big impact on the 2018 elections.
Driven by her son’s death and her opponents’ support of criminal justice reform, Edie Grunwald is bringing a tough-on-crime platform to the GOP race for lieutenant governor.
The state is convinced the initiative would violate constitutional rules for initiatives.
The Wasilla Republican cited health issues.
Gov. Bill Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott kicked off their reelection campaigns on Tuesday night in Anchorage at a fundraiser hosted the Atwood Mansion.
There are four initiatives in the works for the 2018 ballot.
A proposed voter initiative for 2018 would cut off legislators’ per diem payments if they don’t pass a budget by the end of the regular…
In Alaska, the commission will need to follow the letter of the law.