After Anchorage success, state considers whether Alaska is ready for electi


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By the numbers alone, Anchorage’s first election held by mail has been a smashing success.

Election Day was Tuesday, and almost 80,000 votes have already been received by elections officials, setting a record for the most ever cast in an Anchorage muncipal election.

State elections officials have already been asking the obvious question: If it worked for Anchorage, could it work for the rest of the state?

After Anchorage success, state considers whether Alaska is ready for elections by mail

After Anchorage success, state considers whether Alaska is ready for elections by mail