Most political prognosticators view Alaska as solidly in the Donald Trump column in the presidential election, but that isn’t stopping Trump’s campaign and that of Hillary Clinton from showing signs of life in the Last Frontier.
Earlier today, Alaska Dispatch News reporter Nat Herz tweeted this screen capture of an email sent by Trump’s campaign looking for all manner of campaign support from Alaskans:
Hillary Clinton’s campaign is taking things up a notch. The Alaska Democratic Party sent out this email today announcing the opening of a full-fledged Clinton campaign office Anchorage:
Maybe, just maybe, Alaska will for once become a legitimate presidential battleground state. Hey, a political blogger can hope.
Why is Trump bothering? Alaskans haven’t voted against a Republican presidential candidate since 1964. Democrats voted overwhelmingly for Bernie. Is The Donald afraid of Gary Johnson?