Political Ratings Experts Move Alaska Governor’s Race Towards Republicans

Political rating experts are recognizing Gov. Bill Walker's electoral vulnerability.

The RGA writes: 

As Embattled Alaska Governor Bill Walker is plagued by dismal approval ratings, political rating experts are recognizing his electoral vulnerability.

In a recent report, Inside Elections moved their assessment of the Alaska governor’s race from “Toss-up” to “Tilt Republican.”

The new rating is further proof that Alaskans are fed up with Walker’s failed record of massive deficits, skyrocketing crime, and abysmal job growth. Alaskans know they deserve better than four more years of Walker’s failures, and now experts are agreeing that Walker’s days as governor may be numbered.

Roll Call has more details:

Alaska — Democrats helped Bill Walker defeat GOP Gov. Sean Parnell, but they don’t have any interest in helping him win a second term as an Independent. Walker may end up winning the Democratic nomination but without the party infrastructure and help from Washington, it’s tough to see him surviving in a Republican-leaning state.Move from Toss-up to Tilt Republican.

Previously: 

4 days, 11 hours ago

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee leads letter penned to President Biden on Infrastructure Act

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and 15 other Republican governors have penned a letter to President Joe Biden asking for more state control in how funds from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act are implemented.

4 days, 13 hours ago

Gretchen Whitmer’s Dark Money Hypocrisy

After preaching 'transparency,' Dem gov partners with dark money nonprofit to raise millions

6 days, 13 hours ago

Gov. Doug Ducey: My budget makes major investments that will leave Arizona even stronger

My 2023 budget invests in key areas like education and water while cutting taxes and paying down debt. That will leave Arizona stronger.

6 days, 16 hours ago

Republican Glenn Youngkin sworn in as governor of Virginia

Republican Glenn Youngkin was sworn on Saturday as the next governor of Virginia, delivering an optimistic message about empowering parents, overcoming COVID-19 and providing economic relief to families and businesses

1 week, 4 days ago

Unemployment agency pegs likely pandemic fraud losses at more than $8.5 billion

Michigan's jobless aid agency lost more than $8.5 billion to suspected fraudulent payments amid record claims and persistent attempts at fraud during the pandemic

1 week, 5 days ago

Gov. McMaster urges lawmakers to cut SC taxes, raise state employee and officer pay

Gov. Henry McMaster called on South Carolina lawmakers to raise pay for state employees and law enforcement officers by 2%, all while urging legislators to also cut taxes