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No end in sight for Outside campaign ads

...week of inaction from Begich and no indication that he is reviewing the agreement, the odds of a deal seem slim at best."Senator Begich has campaigned relentlessly against third-party special interest groups, yet when presented with the only...
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Outside Editorial: Don't muzzle public testimony

...could use more legislators who are not afraid to speak their mind and who exhibit a bit of passion while in Juneau. The good senator, the subject of a recall effort by the people of Palmer, was worried about the imposing Fairbanks mayor because another...
Gov. Murkowski made three big mistakes

...remove you. I have been a longtime Republican, but I could not cast my vote this time for Frank Murkowski. He made a good senator, but I cannot say the same as governor. Bud Womack Juneau
McAdams' grasp of the issues will make him a good senator

As a retired teacher, I feel the need to remind my friends and neighbors to be sure to vote on Tuesday. I am sure that your readers are concerned citizens and are planning to vote anyway but after seeing how Sitka's mayoral race was decided by two votes, I felt a reminder was appropriate.
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Taylor doesn't have facts straight By Desa Jacobsson The good senator should contact himself like an elder statesman instead of a bully in need of reading lessons and a quart-sized jar of Tlinget...
Juneau Empire Story Archive place for 70-year-olds. Computer terminals are. It's as simple as that.'' Maybe so. I am sure that the good senator will retire to his memoirs and his keyboard. But some 29 percent of the elderly earners are now working in jobs that...
Sen. Murkowski criticizes opponent Miller's campaign really quite disappointing from a candidate's perspective," she said. "He's not saying why he would be a good senator." Miller, a Fairbanks attorney, has a tough fight. Murkowski has held the seat since 2002, but on Miller's side...
Sen. Murkowski makes the case for Senate seniority

...2004 appeared in campaign ads calling Murkowski a key member of the delegation, described her as "a hell of a lot better senator than her dad ever was." Appointed to the Senate in 2002 by her father, Frank, then the governor, she ranks fifth...
Taylor doesn't have facts straight

The good senator should contact himself like an elder statesman instead of a bully in need of reading lessons and a quart-sized jar of Tlinget...
My turn: Don't trade honor for politics

...wonder what the president promised Kucinich? Or, I wonder what kind of pressure Obama put on Kucinich? Obviously, the good senator bowed to whatever pressure or pleasure the president either applied or promised. I doubt Kucinich changed his mind...


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