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...
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...
Nation and World
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...
Nation and World
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...
Nation and World
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...
Nation and World
Clinton's strong debate is warning for GOP

...about her likely strength in a general election.Clinton solidified her shift...has positioned herself as a general election force. Rubio said Clinton was...candidate who could win the general election."That is a test for GOP...
Nation and World
Approaching debate, Clinton, Sanders showing differences

...Here's why: If she wins the Democratic nomination, she'll need his' die-hard supporters to energize her general election bid."Clinton will give them not necessarily everything they want but everything she can," said Steve McMahon...
Nation and World
Campaigns wants to use PFD to register voters

...Authority released figures showing only 57 percent of registered Alaska Native voters turned out to vote in the 2012 general election. That was below the state's total turnout - 59.6 percent of registered Alaskans voted for president that year...


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