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Empire Editorial: It's time to attack the attack ads

Alaska voters received enough negative political advertising in their mailboxes. They don't need more from of the state of Alaska.Rep. Les Gara, D-Anchorage, plans to introduce legislation...
My Turn: Pure politics in the Alaska retirement systems

...and TRS Newsletters to do political advertising directly to one of the largest...what is nothing more than political advertising for one candidate versus...As to the message - pure political advertising. It was the Parnell Administration...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Nov. 10, 2014

...this general election. That's a good sign of local involvement - even if it did take almost $80 million in political advertising to get there. Midterm elections traditionally have much lower turnout than presidential elections - back in 2010...
My Turn: Don't let Big Oil buy the election

...time." That claim is of course factually wrong. But sadly, being factually correct isn't a prerequisite for political advertising. That's why the Vote No on 1 campaign can put out a "Get the Facts" brochure that implies the voter's choice...
An Alaskan Idiot's Guide to voting on SB 21

...It'll make for easier griping later, when you criticize the decision.)Here's a summary of eight months of political advertising, with just a touch of capital city snark:If you vote YES, you probably believe ...? ... if Big Oil likes it, I hate it...
FCC rule change reveals political ad sales

...A little-publicized Federal Communications Commission rule that requires TV broadcasters to publish their political advertising numbers online went into effect last week, and the number of ads reserved so far is staggering, one TV executive...
Flag Day 2014 in Douglas, white and blue?add images of the flag itself-are used as backdrops and centerpieces for nearly all political advertising. Stars and stripes show up on school tables, corporate letterheads, labels, annual report cover, fabrics...
Attack ad politics

...being flooded with noisy political advertising, day and night.The other...Associates, forecasts that political advertising this year will approach...their donors anonymous.Political advertising, and spending on political...
Corporate campaigning bill bound for Senate

...up financial disclosure requirements and creates disclaimer rules to identify who's behind corporate-funded political advertising, is now headed for the Senate floor. The measure follows a January U.S. Supreme Court decision that protected...
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Lies, damned lies and advertising

...what's gone wrong with political advertising.Who put up the $6.1...for Prosperity. Like most political advertising, it looks and sounds authoritative...cycle, not all of it on political advertising.I sent messages to the...


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