Growing public outrage at Juneau Rep. Cathy Munozâ€™ decision to send letters of support for two defendants in child sex abuse cases could jeopardize her once seemingly inevitable re-election bid.
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As the fog of campaign war transitioned into shell shock (unless you believed most of our predictions and analysis) by the sight of several stunning incumbent losses, every politico in the state is straining with furled brow to understand just what messages to take from Tuesday night.
The 30-day filing period ended on July 15, but campaigns and groups have until July 18 (Monday) to file their reports. Most wait until the last minute to file, but some already have.
Here are a few things we can already glean from those early filers.
An Alaska Democratic Party (ADP) spokesman acknowledged Monday that Independent U.S. Senate candidate Margaret Stock, who is challenging incumbent U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, will not be allowed to run on the partyâ€™s ticket this fall.
The reappearance of Bernadette Wilson, Dem drama, and Landfield is ahead? Wait, What? Its Friday in the Sun!!!
Sullivan non-endorses Trump, scorned Sanders backers strike back, and new polling tells tales. It Friday in the Sun!!!!
A new type of fundraising vehicle created as a partnership between the Hillary Clinton campaign and state Democratic parties, including Alaskaâ€™s, is greatly benefiting Clinton, while leaving little for the state parties.
Republicans gather in Fairbanks, Legislators back to their old tricks, and the new Assembly assembles. Its Friday in the Sun!
; Even the best bloggers and prognosticators get it wrong sometimes and I did last week when I posted the voter registration numbers from before…
Last month both the Alaska Republican Party and Alaska Democratic Party held their presidential caucuses. Both Republicans and Democrats require caucus participants to be registered members of their party. That means large groups of voters who are registered as â€œundeclaredâ€ or â€œnon-partisanâ€ but want to vote for their favorite candidate such as Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, or Bernie Sanders must register with that candidate’s party to vote for them.