Dunleavy campaign: Marriage of ADN reporter, Juneau Assembly member a 'conflict'
Letter from Dunleavy spokesperson questions Carole Triem’s husband’s ability to cover campaign fairly
September 1, 2022
Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s reelection campaign is responding to a pending news story about improperly using official staff for campaign purposes by challenging the reporter’s credibility because of his marriage to a Juneau Assembly member who supports one of the governor’s opponents.
Sean Maguire, who recently joined the Anchorage Daily News after working at KTUU since 2017, has since last November been married to Juneau assembly member Carole Triem, who is actively campaigning for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Les Gara. Maguire’s story reportedly focuses on Dunleavy’s use of state...