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How do you count Alaska's governors? It depends

...for governor of Alaska but doesn't assign numbers to the office holders.Scott Buchanan, an associate professor of political science at The Citadel, said as far as he can tell, it's up to each state to decide how it counts its governors...
Tea party attitude toward Obama influenced by race, researchers say

...political issues to his race.Alan Abramowitz, a professor of political science at Emory University, said racial resentment...racist attitudes.Todd Eberly, an assistant professor of political science at St. Mary's College, points to an attempt...
Nuclear hysteria and destiny

...missiles." Is it leadership though to evoke fear using threats that don't yet exist? John Mueller, a professor of political science, might place our junior senator in the camp of nuclear alarmists. In a recent article published in Foreign...
Palin hires chief of staff for PAC in national politics, that's the only indication that something might be up," said Ross Baker, a professor of political science at Rutgers University. But he doesn't think it's very significant in trying to divine Palin's plans...
Palin more pragmatic than friends and foes expect, and trying to set herself up" for making a push, should she run, said Dante Scala, an associate professor of political science at the University of New Hampshire who is watching to see who, or whether, Palin endorses in his state...
Juneau Democrats cheer Obama's speech

...does not look to be in play at all."It's not even in the realm of consideration," said Jerry McBeath, professor of political science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, several hours before the convention speech Thursday. "Obama will...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...difference in Alaska so far as oil and gas is concerned, especially the opening of ANWR,'' said Jerry McBeath, professor of political science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. ``A Republican administration would be more open to the exploration...
Pakistan's ruling party struggles in election with two party icons dead

...matter what their social status, they are emotionally committed to the Bhuttos," said Rasul Bakhsh Rais, professor of political science at Lahore University of Management Sciences.__Associated Press writer Zarar Khan in Islamabad contributed...
Evolution of an artist

...Harrison said.One of his first artistic passions was blacksmithing, which he picked up while he was a professor of political science in Fairbanks. He also took glass workshops, and eventually started making jewelry."I got on a jewelry...
Fall season preview

...The Sarah Palin Phenomenon: An Alaska, National, & Int'l Perspective," with Clive Thomas, UAS professor of political science Nov. 5: "Holocaust Portraits: Victims, Perpetrators, Witnesses," with Marty Kalb, artist, professor...


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