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My Turn: The medical industrial complex's hard sell on Medicaid expansion

...cripple our state's AAA bond rating in a short period of time. Given the billion-dollar deficits the state faces, now is not the time to expand a deeply broken program. ?Frank McQueary is vice chairman of the Alaska Republican Party.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-08/my-turn-medical-industrial-complexs-h
Opinion
Gara to file bill against attack ads

...candidate for governor Bill Walker, and an Alaska Republican Party ad attacking Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska.The...paid for by three political parties. The Alaska Republican Party paid for two of the pages, one of which shows an...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/gara-file-bill-against-attack-ads
Local | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: It's time to attack the attack ads

...to an end attack ads published in the state Division of Elections voter pamphlets. The bill stems from an Alaska Republican Party ad published in the pamphlet this year. It was targeted against Sen. Mark Begich, who ultimately lost the race...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-30/empire-editorial-its-time-attack-atta
Opinion
Empire Editorial: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Dec. 1, 2014

...morning, he will be the only state governor in all of the United States who is unaffiliated with the Democratic or Republican parties. This is a historic moment, and here in Juneau, we have a chance to be present when it happens.Thumbs down...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-12-01/empire-editorial-thumbs-thumbs-down-d
Opinion
My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...voter dissatisfaction. Again, there was a disconnect between voters' concerns and how they voted. Why reward the Republican Party, which has been responsible for an avalanche of filibusters and blocking appointments at every turn? Could it be...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-16/my-turn-big-money-winner
Opinion
Campaigns in governor's race lay low as votes are counted

...joined forces with Mallott, the Democratic gubernatorial primary winner, and he dropped his membership in the Alaska Republican Party. The merger was seen as providing a stronger challenge to Parnell.Parnell also has been plagued by criticism from...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-05/campaigns-governors-race-lay-low-votes-
State
Republican party lying to seniors

...President Obama and Mark Begich. It appears that the Republican party is trying to frighten Alaska's senior citizens...impact on Alaskans, so no worries.I resent the Republican Party of Alaska's attempt to frighten and influence Alaska's...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-31/republican-party-lying-seniors
Letters
My Turn: Ready to Work for you

...It's frustrating that with such an important legislative race at hand and so many difficulties on the horizon, the Republican Party's knee-jerk reaction was to try to limit voters' choices and stamp out dissent. Fortunately, the Division of...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-29/my-turn-ready-work-you
Opinion
Anchorage TV station wrongly airs contentious ad

...campaign had nothing to do with it."The state Republican party and other partisan national groups sought to seize...informed the station took responsibility, Alaska Republican Party Chairman Peter S. Goldberg said Begich still played...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-24/anchorage-tv-station-wrongly-airs-conte
State
My Turn: Parnell's honesty vs. Walker's cynicism

...reported that two members of the DSCC voted against the endorsement. Having invested many years trying to build the Republican Party, I could never imagine blowing up my Party for possible short-term gain. It's not just about this election...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-19/my-turn-parnells-honesty-vs-walkers-c
Opinion

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