It’s not only important to the confirmation process, but an issue in the governor’s race where Democratic candidate Mark Begich has already staked out his opposition to the nominee.
The group arrives with the backing of a national organization that’s backing independent candidates across the country.
Mallott discusses the dynamics of a three-way race, the campaign, equality, redistricting and that ad.
A deep dive into the fundraising of the leading candidates for Alaska’s governor and lieutenant governor.
The move sets up a head-to-head race between Walker (or another Democrat) and the eventual Republican candidate.
It’s going to be a busy year.
More than half of the members come with experience in climate science or renewable energy.
Walker created a new team to come up with proposals to reduce carbon emissions and help the state cope with climate change.
The initiative was initially rejected because the state found it unconstitutionally appropriated state resources. A judge has found otherwise.
The state is convinced the initiative would violate constitutional rules for initiatives.