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Alaska overhauls elections

By World on the Run

Indian Country Today – In November, Alaskans voted by a narrow margin to overhaul their election process. How might it help or hamper the state’s senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, who is up for reelection in 2022?. Greg Razo, Yup’ik, was a sponsor of the voter initiative that brought the changes. He supported Ballot Measure 2 for several reasons. “First of all, it opened up the books so that we can see who is donating money to political campaigns so that there’s no dark money coming in. Everybody has a fair playing field when we know who’s paying for their candidacy,” Razo said. t also opened up Alaska’s semi-closed primary process.

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