Press & Events

Jan 24, 2022

Gara has earned Alaskans’ Support

Anchorage Daily News, 1/24/2022 Hollis French writes “I’m supporting Les Gara for governor in this year’s election. I have worked alongside Les since we were both elected to the Legislature in 2002. I have witnessed firsthand his relentless work ethic. I have collaborated with him on efforts to improve early childhood education, to promote renewable […]


Jan 10, 2022

Wanted: Leadership

Alaskans are facing yet another wave of covid-19 around the state, this time in the form of the omicron variant. Read Les Gara’s most recent declarations, calling out Governor Mike Dunleavy for his notable lack of leadership with respect to the ongoing covid-19 pandemic. Ignoring calls to speak to the public about omicron, Dunleavy goes […]


May 17, 2022

News: Gara Only Pro-Choice Candidate Among 6 In Race

News From The States | by James Brooks | May 11, 2022 After U.S. Supreme Court opinion leaks, Alaska governor candidates share their thoughts. [Read More … ]


May 12, 2022

News: Gara Takes Campaign For Better Future, Better Jobs, Women’s Choice to the Kenai Peninsula.

The Peninsula Clarion | Ashlyn O’Hara | Tuesday, May 10, 2022 Alaska gubernatorial candidate Les Gara visited Seward over the weekend, meeting the mayor and connecting with local business owners. He was in town for the Alaska Democratic Party State Convention, which was held in Seward this year, but also spent time talking to people […]


May 9, 2022

Join Les & Jess for a Fundraiser Barbeque!

Join us at the downtown home of Bonnie DeArmoun and Seth Andersen for a great evening of fundraising, food, and music. When? Wednesday, May 18 5-7PM Where? 1017 N St., Anchorage Special guests Vic Fisher and Jane Angvik. Music by Hannah Yoter Co-Hosts: Vic Fischer & Jane Angvik, Tony & Susan Knowles, Mark Begich & […]


May 6, 2022

OPINION: Gara will protect Alaska women’s right to make their own health choices

By Tina Tomsen, MD | Anchorage Daily News | May 3, 2022 “The silent majority of Alaskans who care about women and children, their health and that of their families, individual rights and the right to privacy in these complex decisions, should join me in supporting Les Gara to be Alaska’s next governor. He has all […]


May 5, 2022

Seward: Cinco de Mayo Party

Dear Friends & Supporters, Join Les Gara and Jessica Cook May 5th, for a Cinco de Mayo governor’s campaign meet and greet at the home of Dave & Dana Paperman. We will have tacos, drinks, and a discussion with community members about Les and Jessica’s plan to build a better future for Alaskans. Donations are […]