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Voting officials knew of poor translation

ANCHORAGE - The official who coordinated the Division of Election's Yup'ik language program knew the translation for a radio announcement was off but suggested ignoring it anyway.Emails entered...
Proud of Alaska's balloting

...prior to the presidential election, I contacted the Division of Election office explaining that I did not receive my absentee...was able to get it back in the mail. I called the Division of Election office and it worked perfectly. If some people...
Voters again asked about a Constitutional Convention

...turned down the opportunity to amend or revise the Alaska Constitution, said Virginia Breeze, spokeswoman for the Division of Election. The Legislature can call a Constitutional Convention at any time. But if during any 10-year period one is...
Moses comes out ahead in recount

...At the end of the count, Moses had 765 votes and Edgmon had 764, according to the results posted on the state Division of Election Web site. "It is so close it is unbelievable," Berg said. "I'm sure there are people all over our district...
Election results should always reflect Alaska voters' intent

...candidate, but the voters of the state of Alaska. Joe Miller's campaign has filed a lawsuit challenging the Division of Election's use of discretion in counting write-in votes, and on Thursday sought an injunction to halt certification...
Judge denies injunction in election lawsuit

...not count," Campbell said. Miller's lawsuit, filed by Anchorage attorney Thomas Van Flein, attacked the Division of Election process. He said the U.S. Constitution gives legislatures the power to regulate federal elections and the intent...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...whether the timing of a runoff election could keep the governor's office vacant too long, were raised by the Division of Election's Gail Fenumiai. She said the division didn't have a position on the resolution yet, though the governor's...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: State sees downturn in primary vote count 7/17/98

...Alaska,'' she said. Residents can also obtain voter registration forms and absentee ballot applications from the Division of Election's home page (w must be mailed, faxed...
Court rejects Miller's election challenge

...Miller's attempt to overturn Sen. Lisa Murkowski's write-in re-election victory, and Friday granted the Division of Election's request for dismissal of Miller's challenge. Superior Court Judge William Carey found the state's write-in...


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