The Official Election Pamphlet (OEP) is prepared to assist Alaskan voters in making informed choices prior to Election Day.
The OEP includes biographical statements prepared by candidates who elected to participate in the OEP. The text of the biographical statements is provided and paid for by the candidate in accordance with AS 15.58.030 and 6AAC 25.690. Views expressed in the biographical statements are from the candidate and not endorsed by the Division of Elections.
The OEP also contains information about any ballot measures appearing on the ballot, how to vote, voting locations, absentee voting and voter rights, etc.
The OEP is mailed to every voter household no later than 22 days prior to Election Day.
The OEP is available online in a PDF format no later than 22 days prior to Election Day in English, Spanish, Tagalog and targeted Alaska Native Languages.
The OEP is made available in audio format provided by the Talking Book Center no later than 22 days prior to Election Day. For additional audio assistance, the Talking Book Center can be contacted at (907) 465-1315 or toll-free at 888-820-4525 (within Alaska), by email or by visiting their website