United States House of Representatives election in Alaska, 2000

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United States House of Representatives election in Alaska, 2000

← 1998 November 7, 2000 2002 →
  Don Young, official photo portrait, color, 2006.jpg
Nominee Don Young Clifford Greene Anna Young
Party Republican Democratic Green
Popular vote 190,862 45,372 22,440
Percentage 69.56% 16.54% 8.18%

Representative At-large before election

Don Young
Republican

Elected Representative At-large


Don Young
Republican

The Alaska Congress election of 2000 was held on Tuesday, November 7, 2000. The term of the state's sole Representative to the United States House of Representatives expired on January 3, 2001. The winning candidate would serve a two-year term from January 3, 2001, to January 3, 2003. Alaska allows the political party to select the person who can appear for party primary. They are submitting a written notice with a copy of their cleared by-laws to the Director of Elections no later than September 1 of the year prior to the year in which a Primary Election is to be held.

Based on political party by-laws there are three ballots choices:

Alaska Democratic Party, Alaska Libertarian Party and Alaskan Independence party candidate with ballot measures—any registered voter can vote in this ballot

Alaska Republican Party Candidate with ballot measures Ballot—voters registered republican

Nonpartisan or Undeclared may vote this ballot and the ballot measures only the ballot—any registered voter may vote this ballot

General election[edit]

Results[edit]

Alaska's At-large congressional district election, 2000[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Don Young (inc.) 190,862 69.56
Democratic Clifford Greene 45,372 16.54
Green Anna Young 22,440 8.18
Alaskan Independence Jim Dore 10,085 3.68
Libertarian Len Karpinski 4,802 1.75
Write-ins 832 0.30
Total votes 274,393 100.00
Republican hold

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 ELECTION STATISTICS". Clerk.house.gov. Retrieved 2013-09-07.