|Former candidate for|
|Alaska House of Representatives, District 10|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|School Board Member, Matanuska-Susitna Borough School Board, Seat F|
Lacy previously served on the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School Board, representing District F. He was defeated for re-election by Donna Dearman on October 1, 2013. Lacy was first elected to the board in 2010.
Neal Lacy's professional experience includes owning Alaska Mobile Marine Service in Wasilla, AK.
Lacy's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "The minimum wage needs to raised."
- Excerpt: "The government has no right to tell women how to live their lives."
Susitna Hydro Project
- Excerpt: "We don't need the Susitna dam."
Responsible resource develpoment
- Excerpt: "Alaska's resources can be developed without harming the evironment."
- Excerpt: "Alaska needs to develop its natural resources for the benefit of the citizens of the state."
Elections for the office of Alaska House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 19, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Neal T. Lacy was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while District 7 incumbent Wes Keller was unopposed in the Republican primary. Keller defeated Lacy and Roger Purcell (nonpartisan) in the general election.
|Alaska House of Representatives, District 10, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Wes Keller Incumbent||64.4%||4,475|
|Democratic||Neal T. Lacy||21.2%||1,475|
|Matanuska-Susitna Borough School Board Seat F, General Election, 2013|
|Nonpartisan||Stephen C. Jacobson||23.5%||1,921|
|Nonpartisan||Neal T. Lacy||28.1%||2,300|
|Nonpartisan||James A. "Jim" Tapley||17.1%||1,398|
|Source: [http://www.matsugov.us/electionresults/2013/BoroughWide.pdf Matanuska-Susitna Borough, "Election Summary Report October 3, 2012 Regular Election"] (dead link)|
As of September 25, 2013, Lacy did not disclose any campaign finance expenditures or contributions to the Alaska Secretary of State.
Lacy did not receive any official endorsements for his campaign.
Lacy was first elected to the Seat F position on October 5, 2010. He was opposed by Colleen Vague.
|Matanuska-Susitna Borough School Board, Seat F, 2010|
|Nonpartisan||Neal Lacy Incumbent||55.4%||5,575|
About the district
Matanuska-Susitna Borough underperforms the rest of Alaska based on percentage of people below poverty level, but outperforms the rest of Alaska in high school graduation rates and median household income. The median household income for Matanuska-Susitna Borough is $70,343 when compared to $69,014 for the state of Alaska. The percentage of people below poverty level for Matanuska-Susitna Borough is 9.7% while it is 9.5% for the state of Alaska. 92.3% of persons over the age of 25 have a high school degree, while 91.4% of Alaska residents have a high school degree. The 2010 U.S. Census found that 20.9% of Matanuska-Susitna Borough residents aged 25 or older have a bachelor's degree, while the same rate is 27.2% for the state of Alaska.
|2010 Census Data for Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska|
|Race||Kenai Peninsula Borough||State of Alaska|
|Black or African American||1.2%||3.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||5.8%||14.8%|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0.3||1.2%|
|Two or more race||6.4%||7.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino||4.1%||6.1%|
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- Alaska House of Representatives
- Alaska House of Representatives District 10
- Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Alaska State Legislature
- Official campaign website
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Neal Lacy on Facebook
- KTNA, "Interview With School Board Seat F Candidate Neal Lacy," September 11, 2013
- democracy.com, "Issues," accessed October 22, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official primary candidate list," accessed June 4, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed January 1, 2015
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed September 11, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official General Election Results," accessed November 25, 2014
- Matanuska-Susitna Borough, "Candidate & Election Information," accessed September 25, 2013
- APOC Online Records, "2013 Statewide Municipal Candidates" accessed August 2, 2013
- Matanuska-Susitna Borough, "Election results," Acccessed August 6, 2013
- United States Census Bureau, "Quickfacts: Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska" accessed August 5, 2013
- United States Census Bureau "2010 Census Date" accessed August 1, 2013