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State regulators find fault with Outside mailer

...for her. Besides issuing a restraining order, APOC found "reasonable cause" to believe that a violation of state elections law had occurred and decided Tuesday to hold an expedited hearing into the complaint in late November. Outside groups...
Pro-Palin mailer breaks state law

...Association did not return calls to its East Coast office after business hours and has no known Alaska office. Alaska state elections law bars Outside groups interfering in Alaska elections, and makes campaign efforts such as the RGA's mailer illegal...
Alaska is not Florida

...going to be difficult for Miller to convince a judge is unequal, he said. Loyola Law School Los Angeles professor and elections law expert Richard L. Hasen wrote an article for Slate Magazine on Thursday. In it, he stated Alaska and Florida are...
Miller takes on Obama, Alaska Republicans in Juneau visit

...boxes were not adequately secured and votes may have been changed or otherwise tampered with.Changes made to state elections law by the Alaska Legislature during the last session leave the state still susceptible to election fraud, he said...
4-day school week pilot progam among prefiled bills

...prefiled several other bills ahead of the upcoming session, is not the only legislator proposing changes to state elections law.Reps. Bob Lynn, R-Anchorage, and Wes Keller, R-Wasilla, are co-sponsors of House Bill 3, legislation...
Legislative changes would fix write-in problems, shake up partisan primary system

...approach is received by the Legislature, in addition to the myriad of other changes it would make. If we don't fix elections law problems that exist, we have no one but ourselves to blame when costly problems flare up in the future. I am grateful...
One week later, state elections still undecided

...they handle things." State Republican Party Chief Randy Ruedrich said the slow count is caused by Alaska's unique elections law. "Our election law is radically different from every other state," he said. Alaska law gives days after an election...
Outside Editorial: The right call

...the Senate seat, Mr. Quinn would fill it with a temporary appointment until the state legislature passed a special elections law. That's the right call. Mr. Quinn's predecessor, Rod Blagojevich, D, was removed from office in January after...


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