Gail Fenumiai resigned abruptly on Friday at Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott’s request. She’s being replaced by Nome City Manager Josephine Bahnke.
Fenumiai had been director of elections since 2008. She’s being replaced by Nome’s city manager, Josephine Bahnke, who will start in October.
With independent candidate Dan Ortiz in the lead by 102 votes, the House District 36 race is unofficially over, according to Alaska Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai.
All three of the capital city’s state lawmakers handily won re-election Tuesday
Division of Elections Director Gail Fenumiai says those ballots could make a difference
The National Congress of American Indians is holding their mid-year conference in Anchorage this week. Titled—Claiming our Rights and Strengthening our Governance, the conference started yesterday and runs through Wednesday. U.S Department of Justice Assistant Attorney General Tony West adhered to the theme as he said DOJ would work with tribes to enhance access to…
It’s official: A controversial tax cut on oil companies will be put to a vote. “Vote Yes — Repeal the Giveaway” has met all of the legal requirements to get on the ballot.
Supporters of a referendum to repeal the state’s new oil tax turned in more than 51,000 signatures on Saturday to the Division of Elections Anchorage office.
Alaska Senator Mark Begich is standing by statements he made about voting access in Alaska after a state official criticized those remarks.
A measure that would require voters to show photo identification at the polls got its first hearing on Thursday.