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New director chosen for Alaska Division of Elections

...has chosen a new director for Alaska's Division of Elections.Mallott asked for and accepted the resignation of Gail Fenumiai on Friday, said Claire Richardson, a special staff assistant to Mallott.Fenumiai will be replaced by Nome city...
Walker continues to lead in governor's race

...all ballots counted since the Nov. 4 election.The race remained too close to call, however.Elections director Gail Fenumiai said votes also will be counted Friday, and then Monday through Wednesday as necessary.Also being closely watched...
Judge to move quickly on ballot lawsuit

...Strait, a district chair in the Alaska Republican Party, against Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and elections director Gail Fenumiai. Strait maintains that Treadwell erred in his Sept. 2 decision permitting candidates affected by the merger to officially...
How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...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 in non-consecutive terms, they would...
Group exposes voting histories of Alaska residents

...returned. The Anchorage address listed on the envelope Alsip received is a mail box service.State elections director Gail Fenumiai said Tuesday her office has received several dozen complaints from voters who received the messages from the group...
Independence Party candidate withdraws from senate race

...Party in early June. He said people who supported him knew his principles were closely aligned with the GOP's.Gail Fenumiai, director of the Division of Elections, confirmed Wednesday that Kohring had requested his name be withdrawn from...
Every vote worth waiting for

...established in villages and rural areas for the first time in 2014. That means people who've never voted.While Gail Fenumiai, elections director, told the Alaska Dispatch News that many of those had arrived at regional offices already, others...
Gara to file legislation against attack ads

...Political parties often run variations on the same ad in the pamphlet year after year, but Division of Elections director Gail Fenumiai said the division has never been able to regulate what parties put in their ads. State statute is silent on it...

...of limited English speakers vote in lower proportions than elsewhere in the state.Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai took the stand Wednesday as the state's last witness in the Voting Rights Act lawsuit filed by village tribal organizations...
What others say: Low voter turnout speaks ill of residents' commitment to solutions

...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 should have seen a...


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