Tag Archives: Alaskan Independence Party

Joe Miller Jumping Into Constitution Party Presidential Contest

Joe Miller, Alaska, Constitution Party

Reports from sources inside the Constitution Party report that Joe Miller will be making his entrance into the Constitution Party’s presidential nomination race. His candidacy will begin in earnest sometime in the next few weeks. Informed sources say he will be well received within the Constitution Party.

Joe Miller is perhaps best known for running an insurgent campaign for U.S.… Read more ...

Peter Gemma Interviews J.R. Myers

From the Constitution Party website:

J.R. Myers is the Alaska Constitution Party (ACP) founder and now three term state chairman, and was our party’s nominee for Alaska Governor last year. He and his running mate, Maria Rensel, gained 2.5 percent of the vote in the first ACP statewide race in Alaska.… Read more ...

J.R. Myers: Tundra Roots Coalition, An Alaskan Tale

From Alaska Constitution Party chairman J.R. Myers, submitted to IPR for publication:

What is going on in Alaska politics? Who are some of the players? What can we expect? Oil prices are dropping and are now far below State of Alaska budget predictions of over $100 a barrel. Output and actual oil flow volume have decreased precipitously in the Alaska Pipeline.… Read more ...

Uncovered Politics: Will 2014 Be Remembered as a Breakout Year?

By Austin Cassidy at Uncovered Politics:

October 29, 2014 5:54 pm

As recently as a few weeks ago it looked like we were heading for a record year for third party and independent candidates in the modern era. Independents in South Dakota, Kansas, Maine and Alaska all seemed like they had victory within their grasp.… Read more ...

Public Policy Polling Includes All Announced Minor Party and Independent Candidates in Alaska Poll

From Ballot Access News:

On February 5, Public Policy Polling released results of an Alaska poll that includes Governor, U.S. Senator, and U.S. House. The poll included all announced minor party and independent candidates. Here are the results. Independent gubernatorial candidate Bill Walker has 16% in his race, and Libertarian Jim McDermott is at 12% in the U.S.… Read more ...

Alaskan Independence Party to Nominate No Candidates For First Time in History

IPR has learned from party insiders and activists that for the first time in the history of the Alaskan Independence Party, founded in 1974. The party is in a rebuilding process, but has no plans to hold a state convention this year and currently has no recognized party officers.

Some activists, party members, and officers have helped to found the Constitution Party of Alaska.… Read more ...

Third Party Voter Registration Statistics in NV, CA, AK, and NY

Nevada’s most recent voter registration statistics were posted in October of 2011.

Green Party: 3,033 (0.27%)
Independent American Party: 51,535 (4.55%)
Libertarian Party: 7,111 (0.63%)
Non-Partisan: 181,960 (16.05%)
Other: 3,945 (0.35%)


California’s most recent voter registration statistics are from February 2011.

American Independent Party: 417,567 (2.43%)
Green Party: 113,118 (0.66%)
Libertarian Party: 92,246 (0.54%)
Peace and Freedom Party: 58,470 (0.34%)
Other: 121,019 (0.70%)
No Party Preference: 3,507,119 (20.41%)


Alaska’s most recent voter registration statistics are from

Alaskan Independence Party: 14,866 (3.01%)
Libertarian Party: 8,073 (1.64%)
Non-Partisan: 80, 833 (16.38%)
Undeclared: 183,045 (37.08%)
Constitution Party: 29 (.01%)
Green Party: 2,130 (0.43%)
Veterans Party: 1,427 (0.29%)


New York’s latest registration statistics were reported on November 1, 2011.… Read more ...

Alaska Voter Registration Update: Indpendents, AIP, and Republicans Gain

Voter registration numbers for the state of Alaska have been updated as of February 3, 2011. The second percentage is from the same date last year.

Alaskan Independence Party: 14,291 (2.86% up from 2.84%)

Democrat: 74,843 (14.96% down from 15.47%)

Libertarian: 8,769 (1.75% down from 2.00%)

Republican: 131,805 (26.34% up from 25.90%)

Non-Partisan: 81,221 (16.23% up from 15.86%)

Undeclared: 185,517 (37.07% up from 36.42%)

Constitution: 3 (approaching 0%, did not exist last year)

Green: 2,298 (.46% down from .51%)

Veterans: 1,647 (.33% down from .36%)… Read more ...

Alaska Constitution Party included in latest monthly voter registration tally for first time

Alaska Constitution Party in IPR comments:

ACP included in latest monthly Alaska voter registration tally for first time.


That tally shows the Alaska Constitution Party with 3 registered voters.

Also in the tally:
185,517 Undeclared (no party declared)
131,805 Republicans
81,221 Nonpartisan (no party affiliation)*
74,843 Democrats
14,291 Alaskan Independence Party
8,769 Libertarians
2,298 Greens
1,647 Veterans Party

Total: 500,394 registered voters.… Read more ...

New Alaska Constitution Party Forming

J.R. Myers, formerly (?) with the Alaska Independence Party, sends me this notification:

I have filed paperwork with the Alaska Division of Elections to create an Alaska Constitution Party. I have also submitted an application to the U.S. D.O.J. as required.

Mr. Myers describes himself as the “Acting Chairman of the Alaska Constitution Party.”… Read more ...

Alaska Crossover Candidate Update

Ballot Access News reports that “on the evening of August 3, the Alaskan Independence Party nominated Norm Olson for Lieutenant Governor, at a party committee meeting. However, the meeting did not choose a new gubernatorial nominee. Don Wright, a party stalwart for decades, had won the party’s gubernatorial primary and he is still the gubernatorial nominee.… Read more ...

Alaskan Independence Party To Possibly Consider Murkowski For Governor

IPR just received a tip from an officer in the Alaskan Independence Party that their gubernatorial nominee, Don Wright, is dropping out and will be replaced. Wright was the gubernatorial nominee of the party in ’78, ’02, and ’06. He is also the former President of the Alaskan Federation of Natives.… Read more ...