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November Post-Elections E-News

Greetings! I am feeling grateful to the voters of District 16 to be returning to Juneau for a second full term. I have worked hard over the last two and half years to represent District 16 in East Anchorage.

Press Release: Rep. Gara Honored in D.C. for Work to Help Alaska’s Foster Youth

Anchorage – Representative Les Gara (D-Anchorage) will be honored Tuesday in Washington D.C. by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for a legislative career working on behalf of Alaska’s foster youth. Rep. Gara was nominated for a 2018 Adoption Excellence Award by long-time Alaska foster youth advocate Amanda Metivier, who founded the foster youth advocacy and support organization, Facing Foster Care in Alaska.