Campbell Won’t Seek Reelection

Lt. Governor Craig E. Campbell announced today he will not seek another term as Lieutenant Governor and is withdrawing from the August 24, 2010 Republican primary election. In a statement released this afternoon, Campbell said he had intended to retire from the Alaska National Guard at the end of 2010. He said he was honored to be in the role of Lieutenant Governor but he has decided to pursue other opportunities. Campbell said he has requested the State Division of Elections withdraw his name as a candidate. Campbell was confirmed as Lieutenant Governor on August 10, 2009.

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage

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