Republicans hoped 2020 would not only expand their numbers but make those numbers more obedient. Neither looks to be happening.
Democratic incumbents all look likely to hold their seats while they’re looking competitive in at least two others.
We’ll get a near-complete look at Fairbanks-area races with varying levels of incomplete looks from the rest of the state.
Overall, very little is likely to change in the layout of power in Juneau.
It’s almost finally over!
Democrats’ numbers advantage in early and absentee voting evaporated over the weekend as Republicans showed up to the polls, but there’s still reason for them to be optimistic.
The opponents won’t come running with a legislative solution if either measure is dealt a loss. Instead, we’d expect them to point to the results and claim the people have spoken.
. “This is an abhorrent and blatant lie, and yet another example of Rep. Pruitt doing and saying anything he thinks will increase his chances of being re-elected. This time Rep. Pruitt is attacking an accomplished woman dedicated to our community.”
Democrats have a lead over Republicans when it comes to voting while voters not aligned with any party—Alaska’s largest voting group—leads all parties.
I always “vote fish” because to me that means voting for healthy oceans and thriving coastal communities. And I always vote for the person, not a party and my voting record reflects that. In more than 30 years as a radio/print reporter for Alaska’s seafood industry, I have never publicly endorsed a candidate.