And not to mention preposterous.
Pruitt looks like he’ll beat Rep. Talerico for shortest time as speaker-elect.
Democrat Liz Snyder holds a 17-vote lead over Republican Rep. Lance Pruitt in a race that will be key to determining political control of the…
. “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.”
He says he no longer supports a full PFD, supports reopening the discussion on oil taxes and is open to considering a broad-based tax on Alaskans. It’s a change of heart that House Speaker Bryce Edgmon surely would have appreciated instead of the never-ending tantrums thrown by Pruitt and his minority.
Snyder has her eyes set on unseating Rep. Lance Pruitt and has already outraised her 2018 campaign, which brought her within 200 votes of the Dunleavy-aligned Republican.
Usually Summers in Alaska are a time when fishing, vacations and recreation push politics out of people’s minds May through August. Not this year. The ongoing controversy over the budget, vetoes, and the very real Recall has kept the politics pot boiling.
Maybe it’s the legislators in Juneau that want the vetoes to stand, Sen. Mia Costello argued.
House Republicans were eager to stake their claim on the 40-member Alaska House even though one of the 21 members has not yet secured his election.
Sorry for the delay everyone, today’s roundup of races includes quite a few rematches so I spent the day running down the rabbit hole of…