It’s not the first time the Alaska Moose Federation has put things on pause. It shut down partly in 2014 due to loss of funding.
Speaking in opposition to a proposed LGBTQ anti-discrimination ordinance, former Fairbanks North Star Borough Assemblyman Lance Roberts warned, “You’re going to start a war. You’re going to create conflict in the community that doesn’t have to be there.”
The Alaska Republican Party has taken measures to prevent a takeover by libertarian and Tea Party activists.