Kodiak State House Representative Gabrielle LeDoux has announced her intention
to seek a return to state office next year, BUT it won't be from Kodiak. LeDoux
said by phone Tuesday that she has moved to Anchorage.
not seek re-election to the House District 36 seat last year, because she ran
against Don Young in the Republican U.S. House Primary.
House District is 19, the Muldoon area of Northeast Anchorage. LeDoux said it
reminds her a lot of Kodiak.
her friends and former constituents in Kodiak will still be on her mind if she
wins election to the legislature next year.
filed as a Republican in her letter of intent with the Alaska Public Offices
Commission. Democrat Pete Peterson, who currently represents District 19, has
filed a letter of intent to seek re-election. He's held that seat since last
year, when he defeated incumbent Republican Bob Roses by 235 votes.
a district that favored - by a few hundred votes each - both Mark Begich over
Ted Stevens and Ethan Berkowitz over Don Young in last year's general election.
In last year's Republican Primary Election, LeDoux received 171 votes against
Young and Sean Parnell.