Ballot measure reaches half of signature goal

The organizers of the PFD Voter Registration ballot initiative say they've reached they halfway mark in their signature-gathering effort.If enacted, the PFD Voter Registration...
Committee asks for special sales tax for pot

...Juneau's municipal election ballots in October. At their meeting...this matter will appear on the ballots next fall if the Assembly heeds...on the next regular election ballot."I know we can't go to...members argued that supporters of Ballot Measure 2, which legalized...
My Turn: Somewhere between Reefer Madness and the Nirvana Network

With the passage of the Marijuana Initiative (Ballot 2) in November 2014, Alaskans participated in bringing to...said, 116,803 Alaskans who voted determined the outcome for Ballot 2. That is 22.9 percent of all of the eligible Alaska voters...
Trump is fifth to join Alaska's Republican primary

...Republican Party's March 1 primary, the party announced by email Monday."It is my great honor to be accepted to be on the ballot in Alaska," Trump said in a statement released by the Alaska Republican Party.Trump is the fifth mainstream candidate to...
Empire Editorial: Blank ballots give little reason to vote

...Monday is the deadline to file for names to appear on the ballot, visit to file).This call for candidacies...perplexes us.We ask you to put your name and ideas forward so ballots don't resemble "yes" or "no" tests. Without more candidates...
Not polling our weight

...the absentee and questioned ballots Friday afternoon turnout had...hasn't always been the case. Ballot bailoutFrom 2007 to 2008...2007 included several notable ballot measures, which also tend...voter turnout. And 2007's ballot included propositions to build...
State to begin counting more than 53,000 absentee, questioned ballots

...than 53,000 absentee and questioned ballots on Tuesday in an effort to resolve the...begin counting the absentee and questioned ballots at several regional voting centers across...counted includes 32,075 full absentee ballots and 2,443 partially voted absentee ballots...
Alaska counts ballots to decide Senate race

...Tuesday to count thousands of outstanding ballots that will decide the U.S. Senate race...absentee, questioned and early-voted ballots remained to be counted, starting Tuesday...reporters watched as election workers opened ballots, reviewed those in which voters' qualifications...
Alaska election workers to resume count of ballots

...workers resume counting at least 33,000 absentee and questioned ballots from the Nov. 4 general election.Independent candidate Bill...lead has widened since the count of absentee and questioned ballots began Tuesday.On Wednesday, Walker introduced the co-chairs...
Voting is important

...state is on the "People" ballot. He got his start by winning...Moment" categories this ballot: The World Championship in...Kluane Bike Race are on the ballot in the "Events" category...before completing their own ballots at the selection meeting on...


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