Upstart challenges congressional veteran

...Run" - will be able to pull off a political upset."We have to get past that mental...future for all."Jerry McBeath, a political science professor emeritus at the University...Because I don't think that any political leader, any official in the United States...
US trained Alaskans as 'stay-behind agents'

...avoided in view of their propensities to drink to excess and their fundamental indifference to constituted governments and political philosophies. It is pointed out that their prime concern is with survival and their allegiance would easily shift to any...
Constitution Party will field governor candidate

ANCHORAGE - A new political party will be represented in the Alaska governor race.The state...200 members; since it's so small, it doesn't qualify as a political party under state statute.Both Myers and his running mate, lieutenant...
Top 5 races to watch in the West the entire country. The Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call rating: Tossup...expensive and close. The Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call rating: Pure shot to defeat him. The Rothenberg Political Report/Roll Call rating: Leans Democratic...
Tlingit, Haida sign agreement with state

...the governor's office," Peterson said, later adding, "Political leaders have to respond to what our people are wanting...and not just here in the tribe - but across the board in our political structures," he said.Peterson said recognizing indigenous...
Fairbanks Senate ad invokes Koch brothers

...million this year on behalf of conservative causes and has run political ads attacking other Democratic candidates outside Alaska...the brothers' ties to that organization and other national political groups."I tend to gloss over when the Koch brothers are...
Candidates for governor's race plan their next moves

...whole bunch of Alaskans," the 63-year-old Walker said.Political observers give Parnell the edge in the general election...Mallott and Walker pick off some of his support.One longtime political watcher, Stephen Haycox, has said Mallott is the weakest...
My Turn: Changing the world one story at a time

...explain why many Americans feel uneasy about the social and political ambitions of countries governed by Muslim leaders. But ignorance...religious leaders should have at least some influence over political matters;? Most Muslims feel no inherent tension between...
Mallott, French hold rally on Capitol steps

...ultimately comes down to having the highest quality system of education for every Alaskan," Mallott said.Mallott began his political career as mayor of Yakutat when he was 22. He served under Alaska's first governor, Bill Egan, at age 23, and later...
New censorship study reveals what Beijing really fears

...However, posts that hint at "collective action" - meaning, mass demonstrations, online campaigns and similar group political activity - were 20 percent to 40 percent more likely to be censored than any others. Social media platforms are happy to...


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