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Miller would back election law shift

...said he would support a voter intent standard in Alaska election law so long as the state no longer has discretion to determine...argued that was not in line with a strict reading of election law that calls for the candidate's last name or name as...
State lawmaker thinks election law up for debate

JUNEAU - Alaska's Legislature should consider changing election law to make clear that voter intent is what matters in counting write-in ballots, a state lawmaker said Wednesday. The change could...
Help protest money's influence on politics

Right now, provisions in election law can make it difficult or impossible to know which contractors are funneling money to the super PACs and joint fundraising committees...
Report recommends changes to state election laws

...recommending dozens of changes to state election law following last year's disputed...Senate seat. None of the changes to election law or regulations would have changed...said, and many conform Alaska election law to existing court rulings that...
Not only Alaskans vote in Alaska

...decided to vote in a state I don't call home any more.Actually, feel free to make those calls, because Alaska's election law is crafted specifically to allow me and others like me to vote there for as long as I desire under two conditions...
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans said her ruling came too close to the start of voting.Richard Hasen, an election law expert at the University of California at Irvine law school, has written extensively about the Supreme Court's reluctance...
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Fairbanks spent $7k on mayor's $37.50 fine

FAIRBANKS - The city of Fairbanks has so far spent about $7,000 appealing a $37.50 election-law fine leveled on the mayor.The Alaska Public Offices Commission ordered City Mayor John Eberhart to pay the $37.50 fine in...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

State: Huna Totem broke election law By BILL McALLISTER THE JUNEAU EMPIRE...corporation for Hoonah violated corporate election law in 1999. The decision comes with...corporation for Hoonah violated corporate election law in 1999. State: Huna Totem broke...
State: Huna Totem broke election law

...dissident shareholders, state officials have ruled that the Native village corporation for Hoonah violated corporate election law in 1999. The decision comes with proposed fines totaling $10,000 and could clear the way for a lawsuit that has...
Ulmer camp breaks law

Fran Ulmer's gubernatorial campaign violated state election law at least once in the past month. Republican Party officials have declared that the Democratic lieutenant governor has an ethics...


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