State House candidates make their pitch to voters
October 19, 2022
Alaska House District 1 candidates Dan Ortiz and Jeremy Bynum took turns at a Ketchikan community forum on Oct. 13 promoting why they deserve to win the Nov. 8 election for the district that represents Ketchikan, Wrangell, Prince of Wales Island and Metlakatla.
About 50 people attended the forum, which was moderated by Ketchikan Gateway Borough Attorney Glenn Brown.
Ortiz, the incumbent, drew nearly all of his answers and arguments back to his experience and accomplishments; his experience working with other legislators for the past eight years; and his experience as a Southeast Alaska resi...