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Mary Peltola

By Michelle           September 01, 2022

Mary Peltola was born on August 31, 1973  in Anchorage, Alaska.


Mary Peltola is an American politician who is the member-elect of the U.S. House of Representatives from Alaska's at-large congressional district.

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She served as a member of the Alaska House of Representatives from 1999 to 2009.

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She is a candidate in the 2022 general election.


After leaving the House, Peltola worked as manager of community development and sustainability for Donlin Creek Mine.

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Peltola is married to Gene Peltola, the director of the Alaska Regional Office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.


Peltola defeated Palin and Begich in the ranked-choice runoff tabulation and will be sworn in as Alaska's U.S. representative on September 13, 2022.


She will become the the first Alaska Native in Congress.

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