The seat would be added to the Anchorage’s downtown district after the districts are redrawn according to the 2020 census. The downtown district would grow while others would be smaller.
The early announcement could give Dunbar a sizable can and organization advantage over the competition.
It was a pretty good night for conservative candidates in the Fairbanks area.
Matherly vetoed an ordinance that would have extended equal protections to the LGBTQ community.
Dodge’s fundraising is far higher than recent campaigns for Fairbanks mayor.
It created an “unnecessary rift,” he said.
It brings an end to a year-long boycott of the downtown hotel.
Dodge came within a vote and a coin toss of an Alaska House seat last year.
The state’s lone operating dairy would be unable to sell its milk on store shelves without the position, forcing them out of business.
At least the Legislature believes it’s spared from a veto. It could be challenged in court.