At the very least, it’s shaping up to be an interesting campaign.
The group’s already committed to spending more than $50,000 on television ads that will start running during the Super Bowl.
Former Wasilla Sen. Mike Dunleavy’s campaign for the Republican nomination for governor got a boost this week with the formation of Dunleavy for Alaska, an…
Republican Charlie Huggins has suspended his campaign for governor, the former Wasilla senator announced on Facebook Wednesday night. Huggins said he entered the race confident…
Gov. Bill Walker will get to select the appointment, but Republican Senators will have the final say through a confirmation vote.
State law prevents legislators from fundraising during regular or special sessions.
Dunleavy stands to be the full-PFD candidate in 2018.
The Wasilla Republican cited health issues.
Alaska campaigns are getting started early. This week hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar dig into Gov. Walker’s first fundraiser, all the entrants into the GOP Lt. Gov. primary, and how that can impact the Anchorage mayoral race. Then our man in Fairbanks, Matt Buxton sits down with Rep. Scott Kawasaki about his run for state senate.
Hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar are both back after a short summer break and boy do they have a lot to cover. There is, of course, the failure of the Trumpcare and its impact on how Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s is viewed by Americans and her own constituents here in Alaska. We also delve into the Legislature’s many, many special sessions, how the Governor and Lt. Governor primaries are already shaping up, and the unfortunate events in Chancellorsville, Virginia over the weekend. And don’t worry, Anthony Scaramucci (The MOOOOCH!) even gets some time on this week’s podcast.