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Whitney, Murphy lead in Soldotna City Council races

...he may have lost the city council seat, Sturman was happy about the passage of Proposition 1, he said. Seat C incumbent candidate Linda Murphy was leading in the polls after Tuesday night with 265 votes before absentee votes are counted. Her...
Four in the running for Soldotna City Council

...For seat A, incumbent Paul Whitney is facing off against challenger Fred Sturman for a three-year term while incumbent candidate Linda Murphy is running against Dan Nelson. Current council member Pete Sprague is running unopposed for city...
Term limits raise legal questions

...anticipate certain ramifications that would result from success at the ballot box. Propositions 2 and 3 would prevent incumbent candidates who've served two consecutive terms as defined by the propositions from taking their seats even if they won re-election...
Election presents dilemma

...limits on assembly seats. Only in Fischer's did voters of the entire district approve Proposition 2. All three incumbent candidates saw Prop 2 defeated in their own home precincts, however. Proposition 2, an initiative ballot measure sponsored...
Assembly changes tack

...provisions of a term-limit proposition passed by voters Oct. 2 that precluded them from serving. The three incumbent candidates won re-election in Assembly Districts 3, 4 and 7 respectively, but were precluded from serving by retroactive...
Are term limits legal?

...terms of the ACT propositions would prevent an incumbent candidate who has served two terms as defined by the proposition...issue is the effect the mere possibility that an incumbent candidate could win re-election yet be unable to serve...
Assembly plays musical chairs

...days. A lawsuit seeking clarification of the voter conflict from the Alaska Supreme Court is expected. The three incumbent candidates won new terms by overwhelming margins in Assembly Districts 3, 4 and 7 respectively. But Proposition 2, which...
Resolutions would require Sprague, Fischer, Superman to be sworn in as assemblymen

...resolutions at its Oct. 23 meeting directing Borough Clerk Sherry Biggs to administer the oath of office to three incumbent candidates who won re-election Oct. 2 but who are currently prevented from taking office by the provisions of a term-limit...


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