Absolutely Not John Lindauer. Really. (Photo from Juneau Empire)

Dan Sullivan: Another John Lindauer?


Anyone remember John Lindauer? He won the Republican nomination to run against Governor Tony Knowles in 1998. For a given definition of “won” and “run.” Lindauer was an arriviste. After a term in the state house, he ran for the Republican gubernatorial nomination. He spent a then-extraordinary $1.7 million, claiming it was his own money.…