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US Senate race draws focus in Alaska primary

...His resume is the best of the three. And he has the best chance of all to put the seat in Republican hands," said Jerry Hood, a Sullivan supporter and campaign manager for Republican U.S. Rep. Don Young.
Lopsided funding in U.S. Rep. race

...that came from political action committees)."We feel very good about where we're at," Young's campaign manager Jerry Hood told the Empire. "We're going to keep up our fundraising efforts, and we're preparing for a competitive campaign...
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...
Murkowski campaign dismisses column as speculation

Republican Sen. Frank Murkowski dismissed a report that Teamster official Jerry Hood would be a possible replacement to fill his U.S. Senate term if he's elected governor. For more Juneau Empire coverage of...
Union boss Hood won't take on Murkowski for U.S. Senate seat

Alaska Teamsters official Jerry Hood will not challenge Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the 2004 GOP primary, he said Wednesday. Hood, the 56-year-old secretary treasurer...
Energy bill: Alaska drilling jobs will favor unions

...includes a promise that jobs created by new drilling in the Alaskan National Wildlife Refuge will favor organized labor. Jerry Hood, a Teamsters Union official from Alaska, said he asked Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, to add the labor agreement provision...
Real can-do candidate

...into an angry, ineffectual blame game with little to offer Alaskans. We are left with a lot of angry handwringing by Jerry Hood, the Voice of the Times, and Frank Murkowski as they pine for the days when mosquito control consisted of dumping barrels...
Republicans consider challenging Sen. Murkowski

...candidate. Republicans, however, are waiting to see whether Fairbanks businessman John Binkley, Anchorage union leader Jerry Hood or former Wasilla Mayor Sarah Palin will file for their party's nomination. Binkley and Hood said Wednesday they are...
GOP gains improve chance of ANWR drilling

...Arctic National Wildlife Refuge say the Republican takeover of the Senate doesn't guarantee such a measure would pass. Jerry Hood, executive committee member of Arctic Power, the state-funded group that lobbies in favor of drilling, said it's...
Senate fund-raising campaign revs up Murkowski's seat in the 2004 election. He will not file reports until next quarter. Alaska Teamster president Jerry Hood and Fairbanks businessman John Binkley have said they are considering a run against Murkowski in the Republican primary...


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