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My Turn: Sullivan shouldn't ask for votes without offering answers

...the minimum wage, and protecting Social Security and Medicare for years to come.When it comes to the choice in this Senate race, I am proud to put my record of delivering for Alaska front and center on the campaign trail. Whether it is fighting...
My Turn: Begich hasn't lived up to Uncle Ted's legacy

...Begich, running for the U.S. Senate, used the decades-old tragedy to gin up votes for himself. During the Alaska Senate race that ended Ted Stevens' career and extended Mark Begich's, a political ad as contrived as any ever crafted looped...
Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

JUNEAU - Television ads in Alaska's U.S. Senate race have been pulled by the two major party candidates after...counter Begich's "desperate" attack.Alaska's Senate race has national implications, with Republicans seeing Begich...
Top 5 races to watch in the West

If Republicans can win the Alaska Senate race, they would be in strong position to win that chamber's...barely regarded as competitive at this point. The Hawaii Senate race isn't worth watching anymore after Sen. Brian Schatz...
Third-party candidates in Senate races worry GOP

...Thomas Mills, who helped run an unsuccessful Democratic Senate race in North Carolina in 2010, said the campaign had hoped...candidates have played significant roles. In Montana's 2012 Senate race, Sen. Jon Tester faced a tough challenge from Republican...
US Senate race draws focus in Alaska primary

...with a victory by Joe Miller in Alaska's U.S. Senate race.The election marks the end of a national primary season...considered by many to be a wild card and long shot in the Senate race, but he has exuded confidence in the lead-up to Tuesday's...
Vic Kohring drops out of US Senate race

JUNEAU - Vic Kohring, who was nominated for U.S. Senate last month by the Alaskan Independence Party, withdrew his candidacy in the interest of getting a "good Republican elected.
Kohring withdraws to help Sullivan in Senate race

JUNEAU - Vic Kohring, a former state lawmaker who pleaded guilty to a federal corruption charge in 2011, has withdrawn his candidacy for U.S. Senate in the interest of getting Republican Dan Sullivan elected.
Sullivan: 'We're going to stay positive' in campaign

...a nonpartisan political fact-checking organization, deemed Begich's ad "the first Pants on Fire of the Alaska Senate race." "Pants on Fire" is the designation Politifact gives to statements with the least fact possible. Throughout their...
Alaska Editorial: Political ads focus on trivia, not real issues he or she drives. The "silly season" of politics seems to never end, and in the case of this year's U.S. Senate race, it's certainly here already.The focus on negative diversions as opposed to substance is typified among groups...


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