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...represent them. Senators are only two to a state and the majority of a state, not a district, vote them in. An elected representative "should" vote as their constituents' demand. After all, without the constituents, they wouldn't have...
Want new faces in politics? Then let's see yours

...public office came and went Wednesday, with few people showing a willingness to serve their communities as an elected representative. The borough assembly's three open seats garnered five candidates, with one race uncontested. For the school...
Super Committee leaves Alaska wondering what comes next

...D.C., should feel responsible. Elected representative after elected representative have strode to a podium, pronounced that...then promptly does nothing. When will an elected representative actually accept the accountability and...
District 30: Diament: Common sense interests need to be promoted

...actual harm to the Bristol Bay ecosystem, I am not afraid to stand up and say 'no' to the Pebble Mine. As your elected representative, I will use the power you give me to keep this development from ever coming to Alaska. Whether we like it or...
A career in helping others

...sense he was destined to be a life-long public servant, whether it was through the education system, as an elected representative, or a representative of the church - a servant to the servants - he said. "I'm where I want to be," he...
Cissna outlines campaign, challenges Young

...It totals about six years, if you add up the years," she said. Cissna said her trip, and time as an elected representative, will allow her to represent Alaskans well in Washington, D.C. she said. "I've been able to see what's...
Micciche: Many valuable lessons learned as Soldotna's mayor the city process by community members from the greater Soldotna area. Being somewhat new to serving as an elected representative, I have learned many valuable lessons over the past three years. I've learned much about what can be accomplished...


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