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Records show little email contact between Gov. Dunleavy’s former aide and oil company that hired him

Ben Stevens, Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s former chief of staff, had minimal email contact with officials from ConocoPhillips before he left his state post to take an executive job at the multinational oil and gas company, according to a trove of his correspondence released this week. Interest groups and some Alaska lawmakers have been scrutinizing…

Lawsuit says Alaska’s idea to send vote by mail requests to seniors is unconstitutional

A lawsuit over the state’s decision to automatically send absentee ballot applications only to those 65 and older is headed to federal court. The lawsuit alleges that the action unconstitutionally discriminates against younger voters.  Anchorage lawyer Scott Kendall filed the lawsuit on behalf of several plaintiffs.  “Our lawsuit’s very simple: You want to help people…

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