Sunday, September 25, 2011
Alaska: Recall attempt against Wasilla City Councilman hits bumps, but may continue
An attempt to recall Wasilla City Councilman Steve Menard after he destroyed a hotel room at a state meeting hit some bumps on its way to the ballot. Most of the sponsors of the recall (they apparently need six, were residents of the borough, but not the district itself. They are allowed to fix the problem, and then try to get 200 signatures. Second time in recent weeks that we've had questions about whether voters not in a district can sign petitions to recall a candidate.