Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...days as a property manager, when he would show up at all hours to fix leaky toilets."Let's not get caught up in the D.C. trap of Democrats versus Republicans," he said in an interview. "When you're in Alaska it's about what's important...
Hunters' fight to bring polar bear trophies home

...With such a growing cast of characters, the case was consolidated and moved to U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., in 2011.Hershey, Kreider and SCI argued that one part of the Marine Mammal Protection Act authorizes import of polar...
Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...You get those three things behind you with Washington, D.C., and that's not the last word, that's the first word...want to bring those access decisions out of Washington, D.C. and into the states. That's a fundamental, visionary...
State | Local
My Turn: Maximum benefit to people or favored corporations?

...government, Parnell tries to cover his tracks with law and order rhetoric and dash of religiosity. Pioneered in Washington, D.C., the revolving door is so effective that entire agencies are captured by the industries they were chartered to regulate...
My Turn: Alaskans can't afford not to elect Mead Treadwell to the US Senate

...need Mead as someone who is conservative and won't just go along with the passive attitude of the Speaker of the House in D.C. Mead will work with others to tell Washington we don't want Obamacare, we don't want gun control and we don't want...
Empire Editorial: All surface, no substance

...detailed policy discussions such as how Arnold Schwarzenegger took her and Todd Palin's seats at an event in Washington, D.C.When she says "solutions," Palin must be referring to the clips titled "Moose Meat: It's What's for Dinner...
Today in History

...during World War II, six Nazi saboteurs who were captured after landing in the U.S. were executed in Washington, D.C.; two others who'd cooperated with authorities were spared.In 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed the U.S...
A Southeast Adventure: Kayaking Tracy Arm

...times and was nice enough to go back with us and Chip is always up for an outdoor adventure.He arrived from Washington, D.C. a little after 9 p.m. on Wednesday, so we figured a 5:30 a.m. wake-up would be the perfect way to introduce...
US missionary with Ebola leaving Liberia Tuesday

...was able to walk some on her own.The outbreak comes as nearly 50 African heads of state are gathering in Washington, D.C., for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit - billed as a tool for African nations to integrate more into the world economy...
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Alaska GOP candidates clash on immigration

...jumped into the fight, attacking Sullivan over his roughly seven-year absence from the state, when he was in Washington, D.C., working in the administration of President George W. Bush and serving with the military overseas.Republicans need...


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