Lawmakers troubled by voting issues in rural communities

‘We cannot dismiss the fact that this election cycle has been plagued with mishaps and confusion’ ANCHORAGE – Lawmakers who represent rural communities in the Alaska House of Representatives sent a letter this week to Lt. Gov. Kevin Meyer, who oversees Alaska’s elections, highlighting concerns from residents who fear their votes will not get counted …

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Rep. Hannan’s 9/21 Newsletter

I want to remind everyone that the deadline for registering to vote in the general election is 30 days ahead of the first Tuesday in November. That means you need to get in touch with the Division of Elections by October 3.

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Rep Hannan’s August Newsletter

Autumn seems to have arrived early in Southeast, but I still have hope for sunny days ahead of the official date for fall. In any case, we all know how to suit up appropriately and enjoy the outdoors in a temperate rain forest. And there are always options like a good book and hot tea or–I’ll admit it–even a little streaming service binge-watching.

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Straight Talk with Sara Hannan

July Fourth is coming up, and I know I’m not alone in looking forward to some festivities. In all our communities we want folks to enjoy the holiday, but we also need to keep in mind to celebrate safely.

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Straight Talk with Sara Hannan

It’s been an eventful week here in Juneau. The legislature convened for hardly more than 48 hours—Monday morning through Wednesday morning—to swiftly pass a bill to speed federal COVID-19 assistance to communities, small businesses, schools, and state services across Alaska.

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