ADN – New ballot initiative seeks to change state elections

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(July 4, 2019) JUNEAU — A new three-part ballot initiative filed Wednesday with the state Division of Elections seeks to change Alaska’s election system and eliminate so-called “dark money” contributions in political campaigns. Under the new “ranked-choice” voting system, Alaskans would be able to state their preference for multiple candidates — ranking them in order, 1-2-3-4 — instead of choosing …

KINY (Radio) – Bipartisan group submits elections ballot measure

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(Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019) Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) – A bipartisan group of community leaders, Alaskans for Better Elections, has submitted a ballot measure application. The ballot initiative, according to a press release from the group, would increase transparency, participation, access, and choice in Alaska’s elections. Read more at KINY.