Alaska Editorial: Democrats never let good news go to waste

...realize how ridiculous they sound but I'm not buying any squares in that pool.The Revenue Department is, as it should be, conservative in the out years. After 2017, the forecast reverts to the long-term historical average decline beginning at 4.8 percent...
Alaska ad proudly ties Begich to 'Obamacare'

...lines.Begich is seeking re-election in a state Obama lost by 14 percentage points in 2012. Groups affiliated with the conservative brothers Charles and David Koch are airing ads criticizing Begich for backing the health care law.Democratic strategists...
Alaska officials revise oil production estimates

...confidence in the near-term numbers than those in the outlying years. He said the methodology now used for the forecast is more conservative, meant to provide a more reliable tool around which to plan state spending. While he said the department recognizes the...
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'Mumtez' times: A semester in Morocco

...of Fes, one of the oldest and most conservative cities in Morocco. During the French...from home.Moroccans are not the most conservative people when it comes to their religion...everybody. I tried to respect the conservative nature of their clothing style by always...
Old case, new twist

...shame, and he worked at a logging mill when he wasn't running his business. Indreland said at that time she was more conservative and involved with the church and was a little uncomfortable by all the swearing.Not one of the witnesses from the lodge...
Opinion: Transparency: Not Republican, not Democrat

Openness in government is not a liberal, conservative, Republican, Democrat, Independent, Tea party or the utility district all belong to liberals, conservatives, Republicans, Democrats, Independents, TEA party...
Begich says he doesn't support a carbon tax, takes aim at Koch brothers

...Mark Begich's campaign is running radio ads taking aim at Charles Koch and David Koch, the billionaire backers of the conservative group Americans for Prosperity.The group, in an ad that began running last month, said Begich is on record supporting...
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Anti-abortion voters look for one of their own contenders

...with the GOP's socially conservative wing. That bloc - which...this month, 50 percent of conservative Republicans and 46 among 50 percent of conservatives and 44 percent of evangelicals...consideration of 45 percent of conservative Republicans and 40 percent...
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Senate Democrats aim fire at rich, obscure brothers

...figures behind millions of dollars in conservative TV ads hammering Democratic candidates...stupendously wealthy while pushing their conservative-to-libertarian causes. Forbes...held conglomerate.Long active in conservative politics, they seized on the 2010...
Crime bill tries to slow Alaska incarceration rate

...states like Texas, which is a conservative law and order state," Wielechowski said. "And then we needed a conservative Republican like Sen. Coghill...liberal legislator here and the most conservative legislator here working together...
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