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Candidates in governor's race join forces

...way forward for Alaska was with a Mallott-French ticket," French wrote, saying he would resign as the Democratic lieutenant governor nominee. "I have asked for nothing in exchange for my resignation. I believe the overriding imperative...
Candidates for governor's race plan their next moves

...71, was flying Wednesday from his hometown of Juneau to Anchorage, where his campaign will be run with Democratic lieutenant governor candidate State Sen. Hollis French.Walker, who is running with independent lieutenant governor candidate...
Empire Editorial: Mallott, Walker and the sprint to November

...deadlocked U.S. Senate.The idea of a unified administration, one with an independent governor and a Democratic lieutenant governor is attractive because it's new and fresh, and if Americans are tired of the two-party system, new and...
My turn: Election facts and fiction

...Commission isn't about to decertify them. The state's Accu-Vote optical scan equipment, purchased during Democratic Lieutenant Governor Fran Ulmer's tenure and used for the first time in 1998, has been proven accurate during four statewide...
For Democrat Benson, rural life is better

ANCHORAGE - The finances of Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Diane Benson couldn't be more different from those of GOP counterpart Mead Treadwell. Last year, her largest source...
Ulmer camp breaks law

...violated state election law at least once in the past month. Republican Party officials have declared that the Democratic lieutenant governor has an ethics problem, saying her campaign represents "a return to Clinton/Gore fund-raising tactics...
Barbs begin between Parnell, Berkowitz

...governor, Mead Treadwell, offer leadership best suited to deliver what Alaskans want - unlike Berkowitz and the Democratic lieutenant governor nominee, Diane Benson. Parnell, a lieutenant governor who inherited the top job when former Gov. Sarah...
Ulmer poll claims advances in race against Murkowski

...A poll released today and conducted by a union supporting Ulmer showed 41 percent of the vote going to the Democratic lieutenant governor. The survey showed 48 percent of the vote going to Republican U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski. It assumed...
Ulmer chides opponent's math a long-range fiscal plan, Fran Ulmer suggests that Frank Murkowski needs remedial math. Ulmer, the Democratic lieutenant governor and a gubernatorial candidate, took exception to a no-major-taxes stance Tuesday by Murkowski, the state's...
Poll: Big leads for Parnell, Berkowitz

...Minority Leader Ethan Berkowitz by a substantial margin, but still well ahead of businessman Bob Poe. In the Democratic lieutenant governor race, Diane Benson had an even bigger lead over new candidate Denise Michels. Benson has run two state-wide...


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