Bad Judgment Personified: Senator Mike Dunleavy (Photo by Anchorage Dispatch News)

Will Alaska Voters Allow Another Candidate to Buy an Election?


Dermot Cole wrote an excellent essay recently on Mike Dunleavy’s efforts to buy the Alaska governorship. Dunleavy is a Republican candidate and Cole documents the very large contributions to his political action committee. Donors include his brother, the ethically challenged Francis Dunleavy. Francis Dunleavy escaped indictment when JP Morgan got caught fixing electrical rates; Francis…