Alaska official testifies in voting rights trial

...officials. Fenumiai testified that most of the village precincts beat the state's average turnout in the 2012 presidential election if only precinct-level turnout numbers were examined, the Anchorage Daily News reported.Fenumiai's office...
Empire Editorial: Thank You for Not Voting

...them don't vote. In the 2012 general election, fewer than 302,000 Alaskans went to the polls.That was a presidential election year, which typically increases turnout. This year, there's no presidential ballot, which means turnout...
Hurricane Sandy: Is this our turning point moment?

...complete non-issue in this presidential election. While scientists still...climate change in this year's presidential election and here the differences...the stakes of Tuesday's presidential election into sharp relief", three-term...
Presidential election a giant media bonanza

The giant media bonanza, otherwise known as the 2008 presidential election, is in full swing, and we're all hotly debating the personal merits of two candidates from the D.C. power culture. One...
Outside editorial: Voter cynicism now extends to the Supreme Court

...Gore, the case that effectively awarded the 2000 presidential election to George W. Bush, Justice John Paul Stevens...certainty the identity of the winner of this year's presidential election, the identity of the loser is perfectly clear...
Sarah Palin coy about 2012 run, but door is open

...Tuesday that a 2012 presidential bid is "not on my radar," but wouldn't rule out playing some role in the next presidential election. "My ambition, if you will, my desire is to help our country in whatever role that may be, and I cannot predict...
Early, late voting both possible

...already appears strong for the hotly contested presidential election between Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack...people voted statewide, Fenumiai said. The last presidential election in 2004 saw 10,800 voters show up to vote early...
Heritage language programs on the rise

...summer studying in Mexico and realized just how big the gaps in her Spanish were."We were talking about the presidential election, and there was so much I wanted to explain," Villarreal said. "We'd end up playing a guessing game where...
GOP, Dems try to repackage arguments for the new year

...the landscape for the 2016 presidential election.Leaders and strategists...Exit polls from the 2012 presidential election showed that, even with Obama's...citizens - who favor them in presidential election years.Facing those historical...
Palin PAC raises $460K in first half of year, down from previous years

...during the latest reporting period."Very pleased with the results," he said. "It is an off year after a presidential election where every donor was bombarded with requests."Palin was the 2008 GOP vice presidential nominee and former...


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