Bethany Marcum and E. Budd Simpson were named by Gov. Mike Dunleavy to the Alaska Redistricting Board today.

Marcum is the executive director of the Alaska Policy Forum in Anchorage, and Simpson is a Juneau attorney who represents Native Corporation Sealaska.

The redistricting board takes U.S. Census data to reapportion the state‚Äôs political boundaries. In areas where population has declined, representatives and senators boundaries get bigger. In places…

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