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Fears, hopes loom as wages set to jump

...February 24, 2015. The change was intended to happen on January 1, 2015, but state law requires 90 to pass after Division of Elections certified the results on November 26, 2014. That rate will increase again on January 1, 2016 to $9.75. Each...
What others say: It's time to attack the attack ads

...put to an end attack ads published in the state Division of Elections voter pamphlets. The bill stems from an Alaska...other lawmaker who cares about the integrity of the Division of Elections should support it as well. Now that the loophole...
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums, Linda Thibodeau, didn't know, either.Antonson suggested the Division of Elections might know, but director Gail Fenumiai said her "totally uneducated" guess would be that if governors were elected...
Voter pamphlet no place for attack ad

...voters, we do not remember ever seeing such a shameful inclusion in a document paid for by the State of Alaska Division of Elections. Why? Is this a new policy? We thought this publication was intended to inform voters of the candidates, inform...
Judge to move quickly on ballot lawsuit

...because they were asked and pressured to do so," the lawsuit states.In the 2006 general election, the Alaska Division of Elections issued an emergency regulation to allow independent gubernatorial candidate Andrew Halcro to officially replace...

...said in its statement that it "will work with the Division of Elections on coming up with that proposal. With a little...native and non-native voters need to know that the Division of Elections is committed to ballot access. We will continue...
Independence Party candidate withdraws from senate race

...with the GOP's.Gail Fenumiai, director of the Division of Elections, confirmed Wednesday that Kohring had requested...Republicans as of early August, according to the Division of Elections.Begich's campaign has said it wants all party...
Thank you for voting - now, keep up the good work

...some positive news to be gleaned from the state Division of Elections report on the August 19 primary: with absentee...registered voters cast a ballot, according to the Division of Elections unofficial results. In House District 29, which...
What others say: Low voter turnout speaks ill of residents' commitment to solutions

...election day, a figure which will grow slightly once absentee and questioned ballots are added to the tally. Still, Division of Elections director Gail Fenumiai called the level of participation disappointing, and she's right. An issue of this magnitude...
Plenty on the ballot in Tuesday's primary

...the primary ballots.More information, including precinct maps and sample ballots, may be found on the state Division of Elections website, a number of contentious issues and races...


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