Her victory cements what was a banner day for female candidates in Alaska’s local elections.
Fairbanks North Star Borough
The only serious candidate to come close to what’s being raised by current candidates lost by nearly 20 percentage points.
Fairbanks borough voters have the opportunity to elect an assembly that comes the closest in the borough’s history to matching the gender demographics of the community.
In a testament to tenacity, conservative candidate Aaron Lojewski is the newest member of the Fairbanks North Star Borough after progressive opponent Leah Berman Williams…
Opposition was overwhelming. Nearly two thirds of voters in each municipality voted against the bans.