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Fast ruling sought in ballot lawsuit

...emergency regulation to allow independent gubernatorial candidate Andrew Halcro to officially replace his running mate Ken Lancaster, who abruptly withdrew from the race after the primary.Strait's lawsuit contends that case was different because...
Losing our best

...picture and may not re-elect them. The actual leader last session, people like Andrew Halcro, Bill Hudson and Ken Lancaster (to name a few), who actually sought solutions, are so frustrated they are not running. I hope they are just taking...
State fiscal plan needed

This editorial appeared in The (Kenai) Peninsula Clarion on June 7: Rep. Ken Lancaster, R-Soldotna, has proposed a novel solution for the Legislature's lack of action on a long-range fiscal plan for the state...
Independent candidate Halcro in a unique race

...independent gubernatorial candidate Andrew Halcro has a different race to run. As independents, Halcro and running mate Ken Lancaster must separately collect 3,145 signatures by primary day Tuesday to get their names on the ballot in November. That...
Alaska editorial: The best road is always the high road in politics

...governor - Democrat Tony Knowles and his running mate Ethan Berkowitz, and independent Andrew Halcro and running mate Ken Lancaster - have established track records of gentlemanly conduct and civil discourse. So there is reason for optimism in the...
Halcro's running mate quits

...candidate Andrew Halcro has dropped out of the race. Sound off on the important issues at Lieutenant Governor candidate Ken Lancaster has asked to be removed from the ballot for personal reasons, Halcro said. "I think it's a personal family issue...
Halcro chooses new running mate

...local government," she said. The Halcro ticket found itself without a lieutenant governor candidate last week when Ken Lancaster abruptly quit the race. Halcro had until Wednesday to find a running mate. Lancaster asked to be removed from the...
State Briefs

...Peninsula Borough Mayor Dale Bagley easily won a second term in office. Bagley garnered 55 percent of the vote against Ken Lancaster in Tuesday's municipal elections. Lancaster, 59, a state legislator and former mayor of Soldotna, gave up his...
Voters like Halcro, but fear wasting vote

...signatures and meet the deadline for being placed on the ballot as an independent. Then, his first running mate, Ken Lancaster, backed out and he had to find a new one, Fay Von Gemmingen, before his candidacy was eliminated. Lacking big name...
$1 billion deficit may bring about long-range plan

...both caucuses," Porter said. Personally, he said he wants to see movement on a long-range plan next year. Rep. Ken Lancaster, a Soldotna Republican and member of the Fiscal Policy Caucus, said that he might be willing to "roll" committee...


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