Q&A with Alaska U.S. House candidate Sherry Mettler

The Anchorage Daily News asked candidates for U.S. House running in the special primary election to answer a series of questions. Read all of their responses here.

SHERRY M. METTLER, undeclared affiliation, from Anchorage

What in your background qualifies you to represent Alaskans in Congress?

Have been a successful business-woman for many years. Proven record of putting the needs of those served first and foremost in solving problems and getting issues successfully accomplished.

Why are you running for U.S. Congress in Alaska?

Control of “We the people” needs to be in the hands of the people. Government should not be directing/controlling the lives of Alaskans.

What would be your top priority if elected to Congress?

Inflation and securing our borders among many other issues plaguing Alaskan’s today.