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Alaska Editorial: Still time to register for August primary

The following editorial first appeared in the Peninsula Clarion:While the primary election still a month away, there's an important election season deadline looming: today is the last day to register to vote, update your voter registration or make changes to political party affiliation before the Aug. 19 primary election. Changes made after Sunday will not be effective for the primary.
New ad buys in Senate race

...with Joe Miller and Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell. Another Dan Sullivan, the Anchorage mayor, also will appear on the August primary ballot, as a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor.
Alaska Editorial: 'Alaska Agreement' good theory, flawed practice

...incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Begich will face a strong challenge from whichever Republican candidate emerges from the August primary.This week Dan Sullivan, the best-funded of Begich's challengers, came forward with a pledge for which he's...
My Turn: The next chapter of Alaska's energy legacy

...tankers.And yet, all this hard-fought progress could very well be undone by an Alaskan ballot initiative on the August primary ballot. That initiative, Ballot Measure 1, has the potential, as Dan Fauske of the Alaska Gasline Development Corporation...
Native corps join to oppose SB21 repeal

Six Alaska Native regional corporations have launched a campaign to defeat Ballot Measure 1 on the August primary election ballot. The ballot measure would repeal Senate Bill 21, a bill restructuring the state oil production tax passed by legislators...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...And the party has backed Byron Mallott for governor.Neither is expected to face much of a challenge during the August primary.Mallott is the scheduled keynote speaker for Saturday; Begich isn't expected to attend in person.Party chairman...
Treadwell campaign releases video

...eventually be used for a TV ad campaign.Treadwell, Alaska's lieutenant governor, is seeking the GOP nomination in the August primary. Other high-profile Republican contenders are Joe Miller and Dan Sullivan, a former state Natural Resources commissioner...
Sullivan way ahead of other Republicans, tied with Begich

...came down to funding, Dan Sullivan would easily win the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate.But after the August primary, Sullivan might go head-to-head with Democratic incumbent Sen. Mark Begich. Millions of dollars back both candidates...
NAACP wants apology over politician's slavery comment

...because of the history that it has in our country."In Alaska, two Dan Sullivans are scheduled to appear on the August primary ballot. The other Dan Sullivan is a former state attorney general and Natural Resources commissioner who is seeking...
Gubernatorial candidates spar at forum

...funding, and with Parnell defending the oil tax cuts passed last year in Senate Bill 21. Voters will decide in the August primary whether to repeal the cuts.The candidates were asked if they favor repealing the oil-tax cut measure."Absolutely...


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