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House votes down amendment to abolish primary elections

...bring the state's primary election law into compliance with a Supreme Court ruling last year that outlawed blanket primary elections. The bill calls for the Division of Elections to prepare a primary election ballot for each political party. A...
Poll: Most voters support ban on mining Bristol Bay

...over the next 20 to 25 years. The poll targeted 389 Alaskan voters who'd voted in at least two of the last three primary elections, Hays Research Group Director Adam Hays said. "We've been tracking opinions on Bristol Bay for awhile and this...

...transaction value is $67.1 billion, including DirecTV's net debt.WASHINGTON - Tuesday's high-profile primary elections may extend a streak of sorts for tea party Republicans: losing individual races but winning the larger ideological...
What others say: Low voter turnout speaks ill of residents' commitment to solutions

...have seen a majority of Alaska voters take a trip to the voting booth, not a third of them.Low voter turnout for primary elections has been a near-constant issue for the state, with about 30 percent of Alaskan participating in recent years...
Candidates take swipes at Young

...that Young supported the automobile bailout, which Fisher believes did a "great disservice" to the industry. The primary elections are Tuesday. Andrew Waite can be reached at

...chamber luncheon 1999 Soldotna Creek project earns youth national award House votes down amendment to abolish primary elections New dorm for Native students at APU is in limbo Fishermen enjoy booming Kodiak herring harvest Poetry initiative...

...than box of baking soda No rave reviews for Bush's economic team Is it time for state to stop conducting primary elections? Anchor Point musician finds her own beat My Best Friend Around the Peninsula NOW PLAYING: K19: The...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives01/26/01

...department stores Bill would let lawmakers oust governor from Capitol Panel studies proposed changes to Alaska primary elections State seeks reasons for resident fishing decline Bill would stiffen penalty for lying in court House joins...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives04/19/01

...Talledega Talladega 500 Schedule Points standings Money leaders House votes down amendment to abolish primary elections House passes Kenai private prison bill Comments or questions? Contact the web master at Peninsula Clarion...
Peninsula Clarion - News

...might be pushed to the November general election. Which election ballot the question appears on is important because primary elections usually have lower voter turnouts than general elections. A group of voters with special interests can have a greater...


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