The Alaska Public Offices Commission today delayed decisions on three major campaign finance complaints as its limited staff struggles to keep up with higher-than-ever campaign activity, its director told commissioners today.
That order came on Monday, bringing finality to a race that has included a recount, a preposterous election contest that relied on Grand Canyon-sized leaps of logic and a conspiracy-laden recount appeal that accused dozens of voters of fraud without evidence.
With the Senate and House still without organization, House representatives and representatives-elect are set to meet today in a closed-door meeting organized by Eagle River…
But, guys, he’s technically still neutral on the project.
Turns out you need evidence more convincing than someone who didn’t feel like waiting in line if you want a new election.
They’ve built a brand on spreading these kinds of lies and fearmongering to their constituents and they, just like the president, cannot shrug away the responsibility for the results of their actions.
“Flying from Alaska to be in the back of this crowd is the same as being in the front of it.”
Ballot Measure 2 is aimed at empowering Alaska’s moderates and wrenching control of the state’s elections from political parties, specifically a Republican party that has placed party purity, power and Trump over everything.
“Ruerich’s testimony was akin to an assertion that, due to his familiarity with Alaska voters and elections, we should just take his word for it,” argued Snyder’s team.
Pruitt’s team put forward some fanciful arithmetic that he should have won but another expert said their case “would not be considered a valid argument in any professional setting.”