How did District 39 and Nome’s votes compare to Alaska’s on November 8th? Let’s have a look.
Less than half of Alaska’s registered voters cast ballots in the November 8th General Election.
Nov. 8th is election day for voters all across the Seward Peninsula, Alaska, and the nation. In district 39, voters will choose candidates for five different races.
A profile of Alaska US House incumbent Don Young, Republican.
Senator Lisa Murkowski just wrapped up her first trip to Nome in almost four years, touring local facilities, talking with leaders, and hosting a community meet-and-greet.
On Friday, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a bill that would encourage infrastructure development at Port Clarence.
More than 2,000 acres at the point could be transferred to Bering Straits Native Corporation, with several hundred-odd acre footprints for the U.S. Coat Guard and the State of Alaska.
Polls across Alaska closed at 8 p.m. Tuesday and while results are still unofficial the big winners appear to be Walker, Sullivan and marijuana.
Voters will decide on state lawmakers, governor, a U.S. Senator, Alaska’s only U.S. House rep, and on three ballot initiatives ranging from marijuana to minimum wage.
Running for Alaska’s sole U.S. House seat, Dunbar says changes are needed in the criminal justice system — especially in what he sees as the overreach of federal drug laws.