Ralph Samuels Joins Vote No on 2 Campaign as Newest Co-Chair


ANCHORAGE, September 16, 2020 — Today, Defend Alaska Elections—Vote No on 2 announced the addition of Ralph Samuels as the campaign’s newest co-chair.  

Samuels, Vice President of Holland America Group and a board member of the Alaska Chamber of Commerce, served as Majority Leader in the Alaska House of Representatives, chaired the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, and was Board President of the Resource Development Council. A lifelong Alaskan, Samuels has extensive experience in public service, aviation, and tourism.  

“We need to get more people engaged in the voting process – that’s why I oppose Ballot Measure 2,” said
Ralph Samuels.” Ballot Measure 2 would complicate voting and disenfranchise Alaskans. I urge my fellow Alaskans to join me in voting no.”  

Samuels joins a growing and diverse team of Alaskans opposing Ballot Measure 2.

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