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Filing deadline looms for election hopefuls

...said they intend to run. Mayor Dale Bagley is prevented from seeking a third consecutive term by a borough mayoral term limit law. Kenai resident Margaret M. Gilman is still the only candidate challenging incumbent Betty Glick, of Kenai, for...
Leman announces bid for Republican Lt. Gov post

...administration, and occasionally we had to overcome their active opposition,'' Leman said in a statement. Under state term limits laws, Knowles cannot seek a third term as governor. Lt. Gov. Fran Ulmer is running for governor on the Democrat ticket...
Borough seeks to end term limits - again

...than career politicians. Price is a leading member of the Alliance for Concerned Taxpayers, which created the 2007 term limit law and fought the borough through to the Alaska Supreme Court to enforce the new limits. Smalley's ordinance addresses...
Term limit measure under fire from assembly

...Milli Martin will not be able to run for re-election this October. She cannot introduce an ordinance changing the term limits law, since by the time she could lawfully change it, she will be gone. Fortunately Ms. Martin telegraphed the assembly's...
Resolutions would require Sprague, Fischer, Superman to be sworn in as assemblymen

...term-limit proposition. Introduced by Assemblyman Paul Fischer, of Kasilof, one of those affected by the new term-limit law, Resolutions 2007-071, -072 and -073 would, if passed, seat him, Assemblymen Pete Sprague, of Soldotna...
Murkowski wants more resource extraction and road out of Juneau

...parties. Gov. Tony Knowles, a Democrat, is ending his second term and cannot seek a third under the state's term limit laws. Murkowski said more revenues are needed but would not commit to specifics of what he would favor, saying ''I'm...
Term limits a healthy idea

...against term limits in their May 23 editorial. Whenever a person's favorite candidate is limited by a term limits law, the term limits law is what is at fault. Term limits, as a concept, is a two-edged sword. It limits both the candidates...
Borough, cities seek candidates

...taken a teaching job and would not seek re-election. Smith, of Homer, is in his first term and not subject to the term-limit law. He said he intends to file for re-election. As far as the three incumbent school board members are concerned...
Decision split on term limits

...under the provisions of the new term limit laws. ACT members said seating the...afternoon, Judge Moran ruled that the term-limit law targeting school board seats noted that provisions of the term-limit law consider even shortened terms...


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