District lines impact whether you can elect the candidate of your choice forthenext 10 years!
You can help make sure that the Alaska Native voice is not weakened through racial gerrymandering or retrogression.
PUBLIC HEARING STATEWIDE TELECONFERENCE- TOMORROW, MAY 6th
The Alaska Redistricting Board will hold its last public hearing tomorrow, May 6th. The full Board will be at the Anchorage Legislative Information Office (LIO), 714 West 4th Avenue, Room 220. The morning session (9am-Noon) is reserved for plan presentations and revisions; those presentations are limited to 30 minutes each. The afternoon session (2pm-6pm) is open for public comment. Although no time limit is published there is likely to be one.
To testify via teleconference call 1-855-463-5009; if you require special accommodation call 907-269-7402.
To view the live audio stream go to htt://alaskalegialture.tv (scroll down, there should be a link for the Redistricting hearing)
Visit www.akredistricting.org for the detailed schedule and redistricting information, plans, legal requirements, etc.
ANYONE can provide testimony to the Redistricting Board:
Express concerns to the Board at the public hearing on May 6thor by sending a written comment by May 13thto: Alaska Redistricting Board / 411 West 4th Ave, Suite 302 / Anchorage, AK / 99501
Voting Rights Act – Section 5 Pre-Clearance Requirement:
Alaska’s redistricting process is subject to federal review before a plan can be finalized – you may also express concerns to:
Chief, Voting Section – Civil Rights Division / Room 7254 – NWB, Department of Justice / 950 Pennsylvania Ave., NW / Washington, DC 20530
by phone:1-800-253-3931 or by email:[email protected] end_of_the_skype_highlighting
If you have any questions, please contact the Alaska Native Policy Center at
First Alaskans Institute: [email protected] or 907-677-1700.