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Juneau Empire Online Local News: Senate primary race sets up GOP battle 8/9/98

...keeping the capital here that's most important. ``Retaining the capital and the job base in Juneau is priority number one,'' Abel said. ``Without an economy you don't have much.'' Senate primary race sets up GOP battle
UPDATE: Joe Miller files paperwork for U.S. Senate in 2014

...coordinating with our volunteer base."Miller, of Fairbanks, won the Senate primary in 2010 but lost to a write-in campaign by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski...and corrected to reflect Miller's win during the 2010 Republican Senate primary.
Alaska's 2014 candidates announce plans far in advance

...the August primary and "way late in the game," he said, causing issues with getting his campaign up and running. This time around, he quietly filed a declaration of candidacy in May, 15 months before the 2014 U.S. Senate primary.
Primary losses blunt Palin's 'mama grizzly' claws

...with Palin. Now, Alaska's Senate primary on Tuesday is shaping up as an...Rossi in Washington state's GOP Senate primary. Didier lost on Tuesday. - She...Todd Tiahrt in the Kansas GOP Senate primary. He was defeated by Rep. Jerry...
Murkowski concedes primary race

...sights on Delaware where they are backing Christine O'Donnell against the more moderate Rep. Mike Castle in the GOP Senate primary. Murkowski is the third senator to lose this year, along with Bennett and Arlen Specter, D-Pa. Murkowski trailed...
This Day in History

...Hillary Rodham Clinton became the first lady to win an election as she claimed victory in the New York Democratic Senate primary, defeating little-known opponent Dr. Mark McMahon. In 2004, U.S. Airways Group Inc. filed for bankruptcy...
Palin more pragmatic than friends and foes expect

...his state. Palin also backed former Hewlett-Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina in last Tuesday's California Senate primary, and got a backlash on Facebook, a preferred way for Palin to communicate with supporters. To critics who said...
Northwest Digest

...some national attention because it could be pivotal to Democrats' hopes of taking back control of the Senate. The Senate primary, winnowing down the partisan field from 11 candidates down to the finalists, is the marquee race in a mostly ho-hum...
McGuire defends husband, won't leave legislature

...legally registered as a lobbyist with the Municipality of Anchorage. Rep. Norm Rokeberg, who lost the Republican Senate primary to McGuire in the race for the seat being vacated by Sen. Ben Stevens, made a campaign issue of Anderson's lobbying...
Longtime lows at polls

...are contested races that have generated television advertisements and media coverage. For example, the Republican Senate primary between incumbent Robin Taylor of Wrangell and former Wrangell Mayor Bill Privett has been a high-profile affair...


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