Letters to the Editor

Letter: Rank the competent

I am a lifetime Alaskan, and a lifetime Republican. As someone who puts country before party, and values honor, decency, competence and authenticity, I disagree with the Alaskan Republican Party’s campaign to “rank the red.”

Instead, I suggest the following:

Rank the rational.

Rank the competent.

Rank the authentic.

Rank the decent.

Rank the respected.

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Simply put, whether you are liberal or conservative, Republican or Democrat, rank Mary Peltola and Nick Begich in the order you prefer – they are the only two candidates who meet the above criteria. Good luck to both.

— John Clark

Anchorage

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