It’s amazing that after all this we’ve ended up one vote apart, but it really goes to show that every vote matters. The Special Master has gathered evidence, taken testimony, and made his report on the recount.
The appeal now moves into its final stage, where the Alaska Supreme Court will consider all of the gathered evidence, make decisions on all outstanding issues, and provide a final determination of the outcome of the election. Oral arguments are scheduled for January 4 and I anticipate a decision shortly thereafter.
As your Representative I will work closely with community members, legislators and the governor to ensure that we maximize opportunities for economic growth, job opportunities and long-term fiscal responsibility.