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2006 Anchorage mayoral election

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2006 Anchorage mayoral election
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← 2003 April 4, 2006[1] 2009 →
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Candidate Mark Begich Jack Frost
Popular vote 39,468 28,760
Percentage 55.95% 40.77%

Mayor before election

Mark Begich

Elected Mayor

Mark Begich

The 2006 Anchorage mayoral election was held on April 4, 2006, to elect the mayor of Anchorage, Alaska. It saw reelection of Mark Begich.

Since Begich had received more than a 45% plurality of the vote,[2] no runoff was necessary.


  • Mark Begich, incumbent mayor and former Anchorage Assemblyman
  • Jack Frost, local media broadcast personality and 2000 mayoral candidate
  • Thomas Mark Higgins, 2003 mayoral candidate
  • Nick Moe


Party Candidate Votes %
Nonpartisan Mark Begich (incumbent) 39,468 55.95
Nonpartisan Jack Frost 28,760 40.77
Nonpartisan Nick Moe 1,747 2.48
Nonpartisan Thomas Mark Higgins 431 431
Write-in Write-in 135 0.19
Turnout 70,541 35.02

Source: "2006 Anchorage mayoral election", Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation, (2021, May 2nd),

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  1. ^ a b "Election Summary Report Municipality of Anchorage Regular Election April 4, 2006 Summary For Jurisdiction Wide, All Counters, All Races" (PDF). Municipality of Anchorage. April 15, 2006. Retrieved November 12, 2019.
  2. ^ "Anchorage Alaska A.O. No. 2007-152" (PDF). Municipality of Anchorage. November 6, 2007. Retrieved November 13, 2019.

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