Ballot measure reaches half of signature goal

...the campaign must gather 28,545 signatures - 10 percent of the number of Alaskans who participated in the last general election. Those signatures must be spread across the state: 30 of 40 house districts must submit signatures equaling at...
Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...Republican would be the strongest opponent in the general election - Ohio Gov. John Kasich. Two of the superdelegates...would be their party's strongest opponent in the general election. Superdelegates can support the candidate of their...
Bush, Carson seek to steady campaigns in latest debate

...Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton in a general election.In one of the night's notable exchanges, Bush...Christie tried to cast himself as well-prepared for a general election, focusing more on Clinton than fellow Republicans...
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Polarized politics dictated Keystone call

...Obama administration's plans to reduce emissions from power plants, although her positioning could help her in the general election.Other vulnerable GOP senators from states including Illinois and Wisconsin will face similar considerations when...
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Warning signs for both parties in state and local elections

...GOP presidential primary and worrying establishment Republicans who fear neither of them could defeat Clinton in a general election.Asked Wednesday whether Bevin's win bodes well for his own political future, Trump sounded confident. He said...
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My Turn: Governor's endowment proposal is good for Alaska

...Sean Parnell, who was too friendly with oil companies; and the election of Gov. Walker, a true Alaskan. This general election only got the problem halfway fixed; now we must watch the incumbents in Alaska's House and Senate this session...
GOP faces chaos it hoped to avoid

...operation aimed at turning out the general election voters who catapulted Barack...Romney bloodied heading into the general election.Members of both parties both the primaries and the general election.Few, if any, Republican...
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Insurgents vs. mainstream

...Wednesday's debate in Colorado, an important general election state, focused on economic policy, including taxes...himself as best qualified to defeat Clinton in the general election."You put me on the stage with her next September...
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Poll: Trump is hard sell for Hispanics

...struggle to win significant support among Hispanics in a general election. Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio are their favorites...Romney won 59 percent of the white vote in that general election but just 27 percent from Hispanics.___Swanson...
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Republicans view Trump as most electable

...Donald Trump as their strongest general election candidate, according to an...considered among the least electable general election candidates by the Republican...strategists note that winning a general election and winning the Republican nomination...
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