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Today in history for Tuesday, Feb. 10

...out at the Las Vegas Hilton hotel-casino.In 1989, Ron Brown was elected the first black chairman of the Democratic National Committee.In 1998, Dr. David Satcher was confirmed by the Senate to be surgeon general.Five years ago: Shuttle...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...engagement in a bid to win those top-tier seats.When asked if the Democrats have requested help from the Democratic National Committee, Wenstrup said his party has been working hard on Begich's re-election and building itself up for the...
Photo: Fate hanging in the balance

Alice Travis Germond, secretary of the Democratic National Committee, talks with members of the local branch of the National Organization of Women at the El Zarape Restaurant Monday evening. Germond...
WikiLeaks founder tests limits of press

...Ellsberg's psychiatrist's office in a search for dirt, and broke into the Watergate headquarters of the Democratic National Committee in 1972. The idea of a president directing a criminal enterprise to suppress the truth and to punish those...
This Day in History

...Revolution was founded in Washington, D.C. In 1932, the first American political telecast took place as the Democratic National Committee sponsored a program from a CBS television studio in New York. In 1958, the lunar probe Pioneer One was launched...
Murkowski campaign dismisses column as speculation

...direction from the candidate or campaign." Hood is secretary-treasurer for Teamsters Local 959 and a former Democratic National Committee member who has switched parties and campaigned for Murkowski. Hood and Murkowski have worked in concert to...
Anti-labor record

Oh spare me, isn't it so obvious why Jerry Hood, current Teamster and former Democratic National Committee member, conveniently switched parties six months ago and got his union to support Murkowski. Hood wants a big job as U.S...
Northwest Digest

...fall meeting on Friday. Howard Dean, former Democratic Party presidential candidate and now chairman of the Democratic National Committee, is scheduled to speak at the event. Dean and Mike Gierau, chairman of the Wyoming Democratic Party, and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...some from illegal foreign sources. You sort of know this event is a fund-raiser, because after all the Democratic National Committee finance people arranged it, and they're all over the place. But you don't think much about it because...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...R-Kan., and John Glenn, D-Ohio. Spielberg is a big Democratic contributor. He gave $381,023 to the Democratic National Committee in 1995-96, $1,000 to President Clinton's re-election campaign in 1995 and $1,000 to Vice President...


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