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He comes in peace

...and promoting nonviolence. Also encouraged will be demonstrations around the nation in the fall in advance of congressional elections, he said. "I hope people will join this campaign in Juneau, hold some protests against American war-making...
Wasted summers put young people behind in school

...provide a boost to education reform efforts.No matter which political party wins in the coming presidential and congressional elections, our schools will continue to face tough budget choices. That makes it more important than ever for school leaders...
Alaska editorial: Problems plague Medicare drug plan

...hear even more and louder complaints. There is no groundswell in Washington to simplify the program yet, but a congressional election is only six months away. To avoid trouble at the polls, perhaps Congress will do what it should have done in...
Knowles raises $100k in less than a month

...his war chest. Murkowski's campaign had not filed a report by late Tuesday afternoon. In Alaska's only congressional election, Republican U.S. Rep. Don Young reported having $2.4 million on hand at the beginning of August, according...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Decision 2000 How the presidential and congressional elections could change Alaska By BETTY MILLS FOR THE JUNEAU EMPIRE WASHINGTON - Alaskans can expect big changes a year from now, no matter...
Republicans looking for the anti-Romney

...named Romney. The country's in a conservative mood. Republicans just won a landslide victory in last year's congressional elections. The unemployment rate is likely to remain stubbornly high all 20 months until the presidential election. Defeating...
Young addresses Chamber on regulation problems

...side and there are nine on the other side," Young said in reference to the Republican results in November's Congressional elections - 35 of those Republicans have never held public office. There are some differences of opinion and challenges...
Squabbling gridlock returns

...package, trapped in a partisan wrangle even before the holidays, now looks like a sure sacrifice to this year's congressional elections. Bush and congressional Republicans will keep their version larded with goodies for big business, while the...
The speech he needed to give a swan dive into the Reflecting Pool if that would revive the economy and help his party in this year's congressional election. Democrats, in turn, would do anything to derail past and future tax cuts. Why? So they can spend more money...
Northwest Digest by her father, Gov. Frank Murkowski, defeated former Gov. Tony Knowles last year in the tightest Alaska congressional election since 1980. The candidates spent nearly $11 million to make their cases to voters. Professors Carl Shepro...


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