Posted: November 7, 2008
Alaska Senate race outcome will not be known until Nov. 14
The outcome of the Alaska Senate race between Stevens and Begich will not be known until Nov. 14 at the earliest. Alaska law provides that absentee ballots must be postmarked by election day and received by the 10th day after the election which is Nov. 14 this year. AS 15.20.081. In addition to these, early in-person and provisional ballots also remain uncounted for a total of about 70,000 outstanding ballots.