“Coward,” said his opponent Al Gross.
A statement from the pollster accompanying the results notes that Republicans have been regularly in Alaska underperforming in recent years and that this year’s presidential election may be a boon to Gross.
“I’m against Pebble Mine and would do everything I could to veto the permitting of the Pebble Mine,” Gross said. “Once and for all this project needs to go away.”
Pebble’s parent company says Collier “embellished” his relationship with Alaska’s elected officials.
When he opposed Merrick Garland on “principle” in 2016, it was really because he was not a Republican.
“He’s gonna try to ride out the election and remain quiet,” the execs said of U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan.
Both faced three-way races for each party’s nomination. Galvin, who challenged Young in 2018, won 85.8% of the votes cast in the Alaska Democratic Party’s primary while Young won 76.1% of the Alaska Republican Party’s primary vote.
The U.S. Census is a critical metric used not only to draw election districts but also in distributing federal dollars to communities.
Harris’ endorsement, like others, focuses on Gross’ career as a doctor.
“As President, I will do what President Trump has failed to do: listen to the scientists and experts to protect Bristol Bay — and all it offers to Alaska, our country, and the world.”