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Juneau shouts 'Yes' as Alaska screams 'No'

...state.By Wednesday afternoon, the Alaska Division of Elections had finished tallying votes cast in Tuesday's statewide primary. Ballot Measure 1, which would have repealed the state's oil production tax reform, appears to be bound for...
State | Local
No Parnell-Mallott debates scheduled for Juneau

...candidate J.R. Myers in the Nov. 4 general election. Mallott and Parnell each face challengers in the Aug. 19 statewide primary (Republican Gerald Heikes of Palmer and Democrat Phil Stoddard of Anchorage, according to the Alaska Division of...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: On Election Day, ballot riches run deep

...There's been a lot of attention paid to elections this year, but that attention has by and large been given to the statewide primary and general election. Tuesday's election may be more important than either. The candidates are the people down...
Alaska editorial: Reality check on the cruise ship tax claims

...too far. Alaskans Protecting Our Economy, formed to fight against the cruise ship tax initiative on the Aug. 22 statewide primary election ballot, has stumbled over accuracy and honesty in a couple of its early campaign efforts. The group...
Things to think about this election season

...information, you can check out the Division of Elections Web site. If you are interested in voting in the Aug. 22 statewide primary election (for the governor of Alaska) you need to register by this Sunday, July 23. If you have questions, please...
My turn: Reasons to vote 'Yes' on 22

...its members and residents of Southeast Alaska to vote "Yes" on the measure during the upcoming ballot vote and statewide primary election to be held on Aug. 22. The Douglas Indian Association's reasons for supporting the initiative, also...
AIP won't support its gubernatorial candidate

Before the statewide primary in August the Alaskan Independence Party said it would "disavow" gubernatorial candidate Don Wright if he won because he refused...
My turn: Murkowski simply didn't fit

...primary. But Murkowski's loss stands out. Sheffield, who previously suffered the most ignominious defeat in a statewide primary race, received 18 percent of the total vote. The comparable figure for Murkowski in last month's primary was...
Ulmer enters governor's race

...Fairbanks resident Don Wright also filed for the seat as a candidate for the Alaskan Independence Party. The statewide primary is Aug. 27, 2002, and the general election is Nov. 5, 2002. ***** Kathy Dye can be reached at kdye@juneauempire...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

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