Mark Fish

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Mark Fish
Mark Fish Alaska.jpg
Candidate for
U.S. Senate, Alaska
PartyLibertarian
Education
High schoolAnchorage School District
Military service
Service/branchAlaska Army National Guard
Years of service19
Websites
Campaign website
Mark Fish was a 2014 Libertarian candidate who sought election to the U.S. Senate from Alaska.[1] He was defeated in the Libertarian primary on August 19, 2014.

Biography

Fish is a longtime Alaska resident. He graduated from Anchorage School District in 1977.[2]

In 1984, Fish joined the Alaska Army National Guard. He served until 2003.[2] He rose to the rank of staff sergeant and worked as a military technician.[3]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Fish submitted the following statement to Ballotpedia:[2]

I believe individuals have an unalienable right to Life, Liberty and Property. Government's only legitimate role is to ensure those rights.[4]

Elections

2014

See also: United States Senate elections in Alaska, 2014

Fish ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. Senate, to represent Alaska. Fish was defeated by Thom Walker in the Libertarian primary on August 19, 2014.[5]

U.S. Senate, Alaska Libertarian Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngThom Walker 61.8% 2,588
Mark Fish 24.8% 1,038
Scott Kohlhaas 13.4% 560
Total Votes 4,186
Source: Alaska Division of Elections with 98.6% reporting Vote totals above are unofficial and will be updated once official totals are made available.

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References

  1. State of Alaska Division of Elections, "August 19, 2014 Primary Candidate List," accessed June 2, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Information submitted through Ballotpedia's biographical submission form on June 4, 2014
  3. Mark Fish, Alaskan Libertarian for US Senate, "About Mark," accessed June 9, 2014
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  5. Alaska Secretary of State, "2014 PRIMARY ELECTION - Unofficial Results," accessed August 20, 2014