Ryan Miller has withdrawn as a candidate for MatSu Borough Assembly Seat 1 and has endorsed Brian Endle, who just last week announced he had also gained Gov. Michael Dunleavy’s endorsement.
Endle has been working his campaign tirelessly; he has knocked on 1,800 doors in the district in 90 days, according to sources in the borough.
“I’ve never seen anybody work this hard,” said Ron Johnson, Region 2 officer for the Alaska Republican Party.
Endle’s opponent, Tim Hale, has outraised Endle, with robust financial support of Democrats such as former Democratic Party National Committeewoman Sheila Selkregg, former Democratic candidate Dimitri Shein, Secretary of the Alaska Democratic Party Carolyn Covington, former State Senator Berta Gardner, current Democratic Party Chairwoman Casey Steinau, Anchorage Assemblyman Christopher Constant, and the list of Democrats goes on.
He was hosted at a Big Labor/Democrat fundraiser in Anchorage last week, which featured AFL-CIO president Vince Beltrami:
Early voting started Oct. 21 and the final day of voting is Nov. 5, when in-person voting can also be done.
Must Read Alaska has learned that Valley Republicans will have an “Election Central” party on Nov. 5 as polls come to a close. Watch this space for details.