It’s better than nothing.
So many variables have changed, it’s difficult to really judge how a by-mail, ranked-choice election might change things in Alaska.
Senate Democrats raised grave concerns that the by-mail election could disenfranchise voters.
Ensuring Alaskans have access to free, fair and safe elections will require the state and municipalities to provide everyone the ability to vote without the fear of spreading or contracting COVID-19.
The state’s exploring different ways to implement vote-by-mail elections.
The federal commission told states to not submit any voter information while a lawsuit in the Lower 48 is pending.