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My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner buys. And they paid off.According to PBS Newshour report on Nov. 10, "More money was spent on these congressional elections than ever before, $4 billion." PBS's analysis shows more than a $1 billion was spent on TV ads, with...
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...including concealed handgun licenses, but not college student IDs. The law has not previously been used in congressional elections or a high-profile race for governor.The Supreme Court's brief unsigned order, like those in the other...
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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...
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...
Letter: Credit where due

...Congress ever, ground to a conclusion last week. The Congress acted in a "lame duck" session after the fall congressional elections and passed various miscellaneous bills, including an omnibus appropriation bill funding projects and activities...
Behind the attack ads

The following editorial first appeared in the Los Angeles Times: Whatever the outcome of the November congressional elections, the voters are already the losers. They are being inundated by attack ads paid for by organizations with benign-sounding...
Outside editorial:Protecting the 1st Amendment, the president

...sticker. Scenario 2: The Obama White House organizes a rally to celebrate Democratic victories in the 2010 congressional elections and a "tea party" member wearing a "GOP" T-shirt is excluded. The first event actually occurred; the...
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...
Autocrats' latest weapon: Indirect censorship's cable signal in January, and RCTV's air broadcasts in 2007 - as we get closer to key Sept. 26 congressional elections. While the election rules are heavily slanted to favor government candidates, the election could result in...
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...


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