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Anchorage mayoral election, 2009

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Anchorage mayoral election, 2009

The 2009 Anchorage Mayoral Election was held on April 7, 2009, with a runoff election between the top two candidates occurring on May 5, as no candidate reached a 45% plurality needed to win outright. Fifteen candidates competed for the post, with former State Rep. Eric Croft and former Anchorage Assemblyman Dan Sullivan proceeding to the runoff election, which Sullivan won with 57% of the vote.


  • Matt Claman - former Anchorage Assembly chairman, acting Mayor since January 2009
  • Eric Croft - former Democratic State Representative and 2006 gubernatorial candidate
  • Merica Hlatcu
  • Paul Honeman
  • Phil Isley
  • Paul Kendall
  • Jacob Seth Kern
  • Dominic Lee
  • Bob Lupo
  • Walt Monegan - former Anchorage police chief and former Public Safety Commissioner
  • Billy Ray Powers
  • Sheila Selkregg - Anchorage Assemblywoman
  • Larry Shooshanian
  • Dan Sullivan - former Anchorage Assemblyman
  • Richard Wanda
  • References

    Anchorage mayoral election, 2009 Wikipedia

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