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Tea party returning to help Miller

...self-described "constitutional conservative" making his first statewide run for public office - defeat Murkowski in last month's GOP primary. The group claims at least partial credit for upset wins in two other states - Sharron Angle in Nevada and Mike...
Murkowski: Miller a flip-flopper on party status

...switched between registering as an undeclared, non-partisan and Republican voter. Miller defeated Murkowski in last month's GOP primary. Currently a registered Republican, he has won support from within the tea party movement and state GOP. Murkowski...
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AP interview: Miller: Past benefits irrelevant

...irrelevant" to the race. Miller, the fiscal conservative and political upstart who upset Sen. Lisa Murkowski in last month's GOP primary, told The Associated Press he won't deny that he and his family received government benefits. Last week...
Murkowski return met with hugs and handshakes

...of sympathy" from colleagues, spokesman Michael Brumas said. Murkowski, Alaska's senior senator, lost last month's GOP primary to self-described constitutional conservative Joe Miller, a Fairbanks attorney making his first statewide...
Murkowski announces campaign changes replacing John Bitney. Spokesman Steve Wackowski says Bitney will still act as an adviser. Murkowski lost last month's GOP primary to Joe Miller. She announced Friday that she's running as a Republican write-in candidate. Murkowski says...
Miller acknowledges getting farm subsidies

...Miller, a self-described "constitutional conservative" who believes federal spending must be reined in, won last month's GOP primary over U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, whom he'd cast as part of the problem in an out-of-control Washington...
Senate GOP moves to strip Murkowski from post

WASHINGTON - Senate Republicans on Tuesday moved to strip Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski of her post as top Republican on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, further punishing her as she mounts a write-in bid to try to hold onto her seat.
Murkowski uncertain about criteria

...criteria election officials will use to determine which write-in ballots would be counted. Murkowski, who lost last month's GOP primary to Joe Miller, told The Associated Press it would be helpful to get greater clarity from the state. Earlier...
Parnell endorses Miller in US Senate race

Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell is endorsing Joe Miller in the U.S. Senate race, calling him the "principled leader" the state needs in Washington.
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Tea Party Express returning to Alaska

...Miller, a conservative running on a limited-government platform, upset U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski in last month's GOP primary. The California-based Tea Party Express reported spending more than $550,000 in support of Miller during...


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