Anti-Ballot Measure 2 Group Defend Alaska Elections Continues to Mislead the Public

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Yes on 2 for Better Elections has requested an expedited review with the Alaska Public Offices Commission (APOC) of multiple violations of Alaska election law by the Defend Alaska Elections campaign. With less than 30 days until the November 3rd election, Defend Alaska Elections has continued its pattern of making false and misleading statements concerning the primary sources of financing …

Fisheries for Better Elections Coalition Wants Policymakers With The Guts To Fight for Alaskans, Not Toe The Party Line

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The Fisheries for Better Elections Coalition launches today with 13 commercial fishing boat captains and crew members involved in one of Alaska’s most important economic sectors announcing that they are voting Yes on 2. These hard working leaders and independent decision-makers understand that Ballot Measure 2 will give Alaska voters more choice, more voice, and more power to elect representatives …

Ranked Choice Voting Is A Simple, Straightforward System That Gives Voters More Voice, Choice, and Power

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The Yes on 2 for Better Elections campaign hosted a webinar, “RCV: Easy as 1, 2, 3 (4)” to discuss one of the three electoral reforms that Ballot Measure 2 would advance: implementing ranked choice voting (RCV) in general elections. RCV is a simple and cost-effective way to increase competition and participation in our elections, encourage coalition building and cooperation among …

Yes on 2 Releases New TV and Radio Spots

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The Yes on 2 for Better Elections campaign this week launched a new pair of ads highlighting the benefits of updating Alaska’s election system. The advertisements, one each on TV and radio, both focus on how reform would contribute to a better future for Alaska by returning power to the voters.  The new television spot, titled “Collage,” opens by asking …

Ahead of November Elections, New Poll Finds Overwhelming Support Among Voters for Ballot Measure 2

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A new poll released this week by the Alaskans for Better Elections campaign shows that a solid majority of Alaskans support the election reforms contained in Ballot Measure 2.  The new survey looks at the level of support for each of the key components of Ballot Measure 2, including ranked choice voting, campaign finance reform, and open primaries. The online …

League of Women Voters of Alaska Supports Ballot Measure 2

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The League of Women Voters of Alaska announced their support of the three election reforms proposed by Ballot Measure 2. To improve Alaska’s elections, Ballot Measure 2 would create a single unified primary ballot open to all voters, eliminate Dark Money in campaign financing, and institute ranked choice voting in general elections. Together, these common-sense updates to Alaska’s elections will …

Ballot Measure 2 Exposes Political Corruption Caused By Dark Money

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The Yes on 2 for Better Elections campaign hosted a webinar, “Shining A Light On Dark Money” this week on one of the most important reforms contained in Ballot Measure 2—strengthening campaign finance disclosure requirements to end the corrupting influence of Dark Money spending.  The term “Dark Money” describes the large sums of Outside political dollars that flow into Alaska each election …