Alaska Governor Polls 2022: Will Bill Walker Unseat Mike Dunleavy as Alaska’s New Governor?

Alaska Governor Polls 2022: Will Bill Walker Unseat Mike Dunleavy as Alaska’s New Governor?
Alaska Governor Polls: The poll shows a close fight between incumbent Governor Mike Dunleavy and the Independent candidate Bill Walker.

Alaska is set to elect its new Governor on November 8th. The state has been primarily a Republican strong with only one Democrat Governor since 1998. The incumbent Governor, Mike Dunleavy has been in office since 2018 and he is seeking re-election. In 2018, Mike Dunleavy received over 51% of the total votes.

However, before the November 8th General election, the state will vote for the primary election. Alaska follows a very unique format for Primary elections. During the 2020 election, after the approval of Alaska voters for Ballot Measure 2, all the candidates irrespective of their party will run in a single Primary election categorised as a non-partisan election. The top four candidates will then head for the November 8 election. The Governor will be elected on the basis of ranked choices.

The Primary election will be held on August 16th, 2022.

Alaska Governor Polls: Insights and Observations

  • Polls Suggests a Wire Finish between Mike Dunleavy and Bill Walker.
  • Google Analytics and Net Social Media Sentiments Favors Mike Dunleavy over Bill Walker.
  • Evenly Distributed Community Ethnicity Makes this Election Even More Interesting, Even so When there is a three Way Fight.
  • Alaska Gubernatorial Seat is Currently with Republicans.

Alaska Governor Polls: Candidates Running In the August 16th Primary Election

Image of https://s3.amazonaws.com/ballotpedia-api4/files/thumbs/100/100/MikeDunleavy.jpgMike Dunleavy (R)
Image of https://s3.amazonaws.com/ballotpedia-api4/files/thumbs/100/100/Les_Gara.JPGLes Gara (D) 
Silhouette Placeholder Image.pngJim Cottrell (R)
Image of https://s3.amazonaws.com/ballotpedia-api4/files/thumbs/100/100/Christopher-Kurka.jpgChristopher Kurka (R)
Silhouette Placeholder Image.pngCharlie Pierce (R)
Image of https://s3.amazonaws.com/ballotpedia-api4/files/thumbs/100/100/BruceWalden.jpegBruce Walden (R)
Image of https://s3.amazonaws.com/ballotpedia-api4/files/thumbs/100/100/BillWalker2015.jpgBill Walker (Independent)

Alaska Governor Polls: Latest Polls

Poll sourceDateRCV
count
Mike
Dunleavy
(R)
Les
Gara
(D)
Natasha
von Imhof
(R)
Bill
Walker
(I)
Average of the pollsOctober 13th46%27%7%20%
Alaska Survey ResearchSeptember 27th143%28%7%21%
Impact ResearchSeptember 11th149%26%7%19%

Alaska Governor Polls: Net Sentiments

Mike Dunleavy (R)Les Gara (D)Natasha von Imhof (R)Bill Walker (I)
October 13th-32.1%-10.1%-48.9%
Mike Dunleavy (R)Les Gara (D)Natasha von Imhof (R)Bill Walker (I)
October 13th40%20%20%20%

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Alaska Governor Polls: Demographics

Alaska is a U.S. State located in Western United States. It is the Least Densely Populated States in United States. Diversity Index of Alaska is a pretty Good 61.1%.

Voting Age Breakup of Alaska According to Racial Demographics:

Voting Age Population: 5,33,151

Race and EthnicityPopulation%
White alone68.6%
Black alone3.3%
Asian5%
Hispanics or Latino6%
Native Hawaiians1.2%
Other Races5.8%

What happened in Last Gubernatorial Election?

Mike Dunleavy of Republican Party Defeated Democrat Mark Begich in 2018 Gubernatorial Election. It was Meant to be a three Way Fight, then Incumbent Governor Bill Walker Seeking Re-Election. However, Bill Walker Dropped at last Moment and Endorsed Mark Begich. Despite Bill Walker Support Mike Dunleavy Carried Gubernatorial Election.

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Alaska Governor Polls 2022
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