Press Releases

Court Orders State to Correct Alaska’s Fair Share Ballot Summary

2020-06-10T09:31:56-08:00June 10th, 2020|

Judge: Proposed Summary “Improper” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 10, 2020 Contact: Robin Brena (907) 258-2000 or (907) 223-1000 Yesterday Superior Court Judge William F. Morse ordered Lt. Gov. Kevin Meyer (R-Anchorage) to correct the ballot summary for Ballot Measure 1, Alaska’s Fair Share Act, as requested by initiative sponsors. Alaska ... Read More

SB 21’s Failure Puts UAS, 50 Academic Programs on the Chopping Block

2020-06-04T08:04:44-08:00June 4th, 2020|

Ballot Measure No. 1: SB 21’s Failure Puts UAS, 50 Academic Programs on the Chopping Block Brena: UA is just the tip of the iceberg Contact: David Dunsmore, (907)278-8000 or (907)830-4288 Today the University of Alaska Board of Regents started a two-day meeting to consider major cuts across the university ... Read More

Alaska’s Fair Share Comes Out Swinging with Statewide Media Buy

2020-05-27T10:51:04-08:00May 27th, 2020|

Supporters: Alaskans “get less for our oil than Russians, Norwegians, Texans, North Dakotans…” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2020 Contact: David Dunsmore, campaign manager, (907)278-8000 or (907)830-4288 Backers of the Alaska’s Fair Share initiative launched a statewide media buy Tuesday with hard hitting radio ads airing in Anchorage, Fairbanks and ... Read More

Press Release: 4/11/20

2020-04-11T13:08:24-08:00April 11th, 2020|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 11, 2020 ANCHORAGE –The Fair Share Act initiative released the following statement regarding the lawsuit filed yesterday challenging the initiative’s certification: “Surrogates for the international oil producers apparently agree Alaskans will vote in favor of getting a fair share of revenues from our three largest and most ... Read More