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Senate, governor races remain in limbo

...hasn't started yet," Begich spokesman Max Croes said, adding it's not even known how many uncounted votes exist.Carl Shepro, a University of Alaska Anchorage emeritus political science professor, said that given the amount of time and money...
Candidates pull for votes

...opponent Rep. Eric Croft is not afraid to embrace backers from the political fringe, said political science professor Carl Shepro of the University of Alaska Anchorage. Sound off on the important issues at Croft, a Democrat, said he's getting...
Reduced calendar could become a race against the clock in Legislature

...themselves accountable to the mandate. But accountability in this case comes in the form of a double-edged sword, said Carl Shepro, political scientist for University of Alaska-Anchorage. "If they want to be accountable, I don't think they'll...
Negatives don't stick as Sen. Murkowski wins

...have been the difference in the election, said University of Alaska Anchorage political science associate professor Carl Shepro. Radio, television and print ads in the final weeks leading to the election repeated mantra-like that a vote for...
Race is on to lead Alaska

...and Eric Croft. Knowles' statewide name recognition would make him tough to beat in the Democratic primary, said Carl Shepro, a political science professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage. "If (Knowles) did come into the race, it...
Northwest Digest

...congressional election since 1980. The candidates spent nearly $11 million to make their cases to voters. Professors Carl Shepro and Clive Thomas concluded in their paper, based on interviews and media reports, that the decisive factor was Murkowski's...
Palin's leaving opens political doors for others

...They want people that will get in there, work hard and finish the job and do things in a professional manner." Carl Shepro, a political science professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage, said Palin's departure could bring more stability...
Nation watches Alaska's Senate race with the balance of power at stake

...political analysts say. Murkowski's controversial appointment to the seat is a substantial drag on her campaign, said Carl Shepro, an associate political science professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Another strike against the senator...
Ethics cloud stymies lawmakers

...and don't have reason to be as scared as previous members. They don't have the same fear factor." Still, Dr. Carl Shepro, a political science professor at the University of Alaska, said the investigations have not yet generated a public...
Knowles was tops in Senate fund-raising

...both in person and through the media, as an individual distinct from her father," University of Alaska professors Carl Shepro and Clive Thomas wrote in a post-race analysis. "For Knowles, money added to his high profile in the state and...


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