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Empire editorial: Murkowski's write-in bid gives more choice to Alaskans

...decision last week to run as a write-in candidate gives Alaska's voters another option in the upcoming U.S. Senate election. We fail to see how this can be anything but a good thing. There are concerns among some Republicans that Murkowski's...
Legislative reflections

...I am, however, disappointed with our Democratic leadership, who must obviously be looking to the next U.S. Senate elections in '04, with the help of Tom Daschle. The philosophy must have been oppose everything, let the Republicans suffer...
Give McAdams a chance

...before her dad gave her the seat?" I also question previous editorial comments that Lisa "handily" won her only senate election, which I recall as a dead heat with former Gov. Tony Knowles until a commercial blitz featuring Sen. Ted Stevens...
Alaska official: Miller election claims baseless

...issues but was a matter for a state court. Beistline granted a temporary injunction halting certification of the Senate election with the stipulation that Miller would take the case to the state court.
State rejects anti-abortion ballot measure

...convinced him he had little choice. "I spent more time on this issue than any other single issue since wrapping up the senate election, and I did not see very much of a choice," he said. Desjarlais said he'd like to see the Alaska Constitution...
Juneau voters: Debates didn't change their minds

...Murkowski and former Gov. Tony Knowles said the forum did not persuade them to change their vote in the close U.S. Senate election. About 10 people turned out for a viewing party at the television studio for the public television and radio station...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...about May 1. If not delayed by court challenges, the final redistricting plan would be in place for 2002 House and Senate elections. But Harrison said people already are "sharpening their knives." The board came up with two overall variations...
Greens win injunction for party recognition

...gubernatorial election, the 3 percent requirement shifts to the group's U.S. Senate candidate. If there is no Senate election, the 3 percent applies to the U.S. House race. In 2004, Sykes was the Green Party candidate for Senate and received...
Dysfunction at the polls

...unthinkably terrible thing from happening should whichever one of two Republican hopefuls make it to statewide U.S. Senate elections this November. Now, I don't like being propositioned - another thing about registering independent, you don't...
Republican Convention heads to Juneau

...activities at the local, state and national levels, and updates about likely candidates for the State House and State Senate elections on this year's ballots. After a morning of convention business, there will be a forum for candidates for lieutenant...


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