Jake Metcalfe

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Jake Metcalfe is a Democratic candidate for the At-large district in Alaska

Jake Metcalfe was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the At-large Congressional District (map) of Alaska. He is seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska). The primary will take place on August 26, 2008.


Positions, record and controversies


2008 elections

Metcalfe sought the Democratic nomination to challenge Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) in the 2008 congressional elections.[1][2][3]

He dropped out of the race in May 2008.[4]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.

Committees and affiliations


Metcalfe will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.


More background data


2008 Campaign Contact Information

Official Metcalfe for Congress website

Jake 2008 Campaign Headquarters
3944 Spenard Road
Anchorage, AK 99517

Phone: (907) 245 JAKE (5253)

Fax:(907) 243-JAKE (5253)


Articles and resources

See also


  1. 2008 Race Tracker page on Alaska’s At-large Congressional District Race
  2. Bill McAllister, "Metcalfe to run for U.S. House seat", KTUU, July 29, 2007.
  3. Jake Metcalfe's official campaign website
  4. Rachel Kapochunas, "Alaska Dems Are After Rep. Young’s Seat, but a Republican May Get There First," CQ.com, May 26, 2008.

External resources

External articles