Kavanaugh, who became the Democratic Party’s director in 2019, has been charged with three misdemeanors, including DUI, criminal mischief and refusing to submit to a chemical test.
In a Facebook post Monday, the party called Gross a “proven loser” who “sure as hell doesn’t share your Democratic values.”
Ellis represented neighborhoods near downtown Anchorage in the state Senate from 1992 until he retired for medical reasons in 2017.
President Donald Trump’s flagging poll numbers are helping to bring a number of previously safe Republican U.S. Senate seats into play across the country — including in Alaska.
The judge said Galvin’s campaign had raised significant questions about whether elections officials have broken the plain language of a state law that requires ballots to list candidates’ party affiliations after their names.
The initiative’s campaign manager said Alaska’s current election system limits voters’ choices.
He’s running in the Democratic primary to challenge Al Gross, who he said fits a familiar mold for Alaska’s Democatic hopefuls.
This is Galvin’s second run at Young. She also outraised him in the 2018 campaign, but lost by seven percentage points.
Saturday’s Democratic presidential primary in Alaska was the first since Sanders announced earlier this week that he was dropping out of the presidential race.
Alaska Republican Party chair Glenn Clary says the initiative violates provisions of the state and federal constitutions.