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Youngest lawmaker making national name

...slaughter."His intentional planning carried over into his first term, and it caught the attention of national political observers. Kreiss-Tomkins, along with Anchorage Republican Lance Pruitt, the House Majority Leader, were recently named...
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Vice pres. to succeed Chavez

...Better to be dead than traitors to the people and to Chavez!"That loyalty made Maduro a logical choice, political observers said."Maduro combines two characteristics that influenced Chavez in his decision to designate him as successor...
2014 Senate Democrats firm up support of health care law

...a win for the biomedical sector that dominates the "Research Triangle" around Raleigh.Veteran North Carolina political observer Gary Pearce, a Democrat, said Hagan also could benefit from the fact that leading GOP candidates expected to challenge...
'Stars aligned' for GOP session in Alaska

...any friends this time because they probably did make everyone mad," said Dave Dittman, a pollster and longtime political observer. "But I think, by and large, they did what they said they were going to do." Lawmakers approved oil exploration...
Rep. Bruce Weyhrauch

Q: Political observers have described this session as one of the most partisan in recent memory. Was that the case? A: Well, it was my first session...
Murkowski approval rating drops

...around that time Hickel held a favorable rating of 32 percent and an unfavorable rating of 50 percent. Long-time political observer and former Democratic Speaker of the House Mike Bradner attributes Murkowski's drop in popularity to the difference...
Knowles would be 1st Democratic Senator in 23 years

...race for U.S. Senate against incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski, the major hurdle being his party affiliation. Political observers often refer to Knowles' charmed political career in Alaska because of two victories with thin margins that won...
How Juneau voted: Knowles wins in every city precinct

...while residents of the Mendenhall Valley have voted Republican, according to Christopher Clark, a long-time political observer of Alaska politics. "Since 1987, Valley voters have elected Republicans Bill Hudson and Bruce Weyhrauch, with...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...state dollars, according to political observers. But some say it might make...state dollars, according to political observers. But some say it might make...state dollars, according to political observers. But some say it might make...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...featuring some of us ``hunky and chunky'' guys in similar clothing. Warren W. Wiley a former Juneau resident, political observer and radio personality, now lives in Montana. He can be reached by e-mail at del.icio...


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