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Anti-setnet group scrubs site after submitting signatures

...Primary Election Ballot as early as August 2016.After the initiative was filed in late 2013, former Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell rejected it in January 2014 as an allocative measure, which is prohibited under the state constitution. The group...
Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot

...decision on whether the issue appears on the ballot will likely be left to the Alaska Supreme Court.Then-Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, in early 2014, rejected the initiative based on a state Department of Law opinion that said the ban would be a...
Mayor Sullivan supports Juneau as capital, won't relocate if elected lt. gov.

...typically live in the capital city, so his plans to stay in Anchorage aren't out of the ordinary. Current Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell lives in Anchorage, but out-of-Juneau lieutenant governors are a recent phenomenon. Former lieutenant governors...
Judge sides with state in ballot lawsuit

...governor's race.Anchorage Superior Court Judge John Suddock ruled that an emergency order issued by Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell that allowed the merger was valid. The state argued that invalidating the order would leave the November election...
Empire Editorial: Let the voters decide

...Party activist Ken Jacobus on behalf of Alaska Republican Party district chairman Steve Strait, claims Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell was wrong when he adopted emergency regulations to allow the unity ticket's creation.In an absurd electoral season...
Questions raised about Bristol Bay mine initiative

...would have implications for the massive proposed gold-and-copper project known as the Pebble Mine.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell raised the questions during a public hearing on the initiative that he oversaw. State law requires the lieutenant...
Reactions mixed after 'unity' announcement

...Walker had to drop his Republican party affiliation to run alongside Mallott on the unity ticket. Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell announced Tuesday afternoon the state Division of Elections had accepted the withdrawals of Mallott as the Democratic...
Juneau shouts 'Yes' as Alaska screams 'No'

...Ballot Measure 1, Juneau voted with the rest of the state: Dan Sullivan still beat Joe Miller, who in turn beat Mead Treadwell for the Republican U.S. Senate nomination.Sullivan will face incumbent Sen. Mark Begich, who received the lion's...
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Election Day turns into night of the Sullivans

...another shot at the Senate after his failed attempt in 2010. He brought in about 32 percent of the vote.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, who was expected to go toe to toe with Sullivan, trailed behind the two all night. At 11:30 p.m., he conceded...
5 things to know about the primary

...who has been a non-factor. The Republican contest is considered a three-man race between Sullivan, Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and Joe Miller. The Libertarian and Alaskan Independence parties are fielding candidates, as well. Begich wants all...


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