Constitutional convention opposers make case against Ballot Measure 1
Published: Nov. 1, 2022 at 6:25 PM AKDT
Voters will decide at the ballot box whether to approve a review of the Alaska Constitution. The decision about whether to approve a constitutional convention is presented to voters every 10 years but has never been enacted. This year, both sides expect a tight vote, which is why they’ve been gearing up for a battle at the ballot box.
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