Analysis: GOP hopes Obama is key to Senate control

...Begich is with Obama. I'm with you," Republican challenger Dan Sullivan of Alaska says...control.He's not the only one.Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, plagued by...Kansas, is in a category of its own, a Republican stronghold where veteran GOP Sen. Pat...
Anchorage TV station wrongly airs contentious ad

...It attempted to portray Begich's Republican opponent, former Alaska Attorney General...nothing to do with it."The state Republican party and other partisan national groups...station took responsibility, Alaska Republican Party Chairman Peter S. Goldberg said...
Palin backs independent candidate for governor

...reception for Bill Walker at her home Tuesday. Walker is running against Palin's former No. 2 and the state's current Republican governor, Sean Parnell.Walker spokeswoman Lindsay Hobson says while Palin supports the ticket, they do not consider it...
Anchorage TV station wrongly airs contentious ad

...Mark Begich that the campaign had pulled because the ad sparked outrage.The commercial attempted to portray Begich's Republican opponent, former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan, as soft on crime. The ad featured a man identified as a former Anchorage...
Empire Editorial: Dunbar offers Alaska a fresh face and fresh start

...and by that we mean in most states he'd be considered a Republican based on his philosophies. Dunbar is pro-gun rights, based on these issues. No one in Congress, Democrat or Republican, has made any significant progress on these two issues in...
Dennis Egan a 'big proponent' of 'The Road' public safety concerns. Alternative 2B would cost $574 million, according to DOT estimates.Egan is running against Republican candidate Tom Williams. Williams told the Juneau Chamber of Commerce last week that he is "absolutely" a road proponent...
A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

...Afghanistan and military spending.A Republican majority would usher in major changes...of Democratic control. The size of a Republican majority would determine committee ratios...Kentucky's Mitch McConnell, the Republican who would become majority leader, has...
Koch brothers among donors to Sullivan

...Industrialist billionaires Charles and David Koch donated to Republican Dan Sullivan's U.S. Senate campaign during the last fundraising...Election Commission website Wednesday.Other donors included Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson and former President George W...
Tea party group cuts ad for Sullivan

JUNEAU - A national tea party group is endorsing Republican Dan Sullivan in Alaska's U.S. Senate race.A new...behind Sullivan in the August primary. Miller was the 2010 Republican nominee in a race won in a write-in campaign by GOP...
Young apologizes after suicide comment

...discussion," Shuckerow said.Young, the longest serving Republican in the House, has a history of colorful - sometimes offensive...Young's re-election chances have been considered strong; Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski endorsed him in a new ad. He...


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