Alaska’s financial position is complicated and politically expedient, simplistic solutions should have no place in the discussion.
The backers of a ballot initiative to hike oil and gas taxes on large, legacy fields in Alaska announced last week that it had launched…
More could be on the way.
The campaign has also launched an ad campaign following its victory in the Alaska Supreme Court.
Signature collection has already been underway.
So many variables have changed, it’s difficult to really judge how a by-mail, ranked-choice election might change things in Alaska.
The new ranked-choice voting system allows you to vote how you want. No more strategic voting.
Time doesn’t heal all wounds, and neither does a status quo budget.
There’s a reason legislators have shied away from oil taxes in recent years.
The deadline to register as a Democrat and automatically receive a mail-in ballot is today. There’s still a few extra deadlines for procrastinators.