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Senator takes blame for absence from pamphlet

FAIRBANKS - A candidate statement from a Fairbanks state senator is absent from the state informational pamphlet sent to voters, but he's not blaming the Division of Elections.Republican...
My Turn: President Obama's plan to arm Syrian rebels is flawed

...In the coming weeks, I look forward to a continued debate in Congress and to my conversations with Alaskans about how to keep America safe. ? Mark Begich is the United States Senator from Alaska and a member of the Democratic Party.
My Turn: Begich Negative Ads Divide and Defame Alaskans

...Dignity, sensitivity, and respect for others were sorely lacking - this from someone holding the office of United States Senator.Well before this August primary, Sen. Harry Reid's campaign PAC began running ads on Begich's behalf. The...
My Turn: It's a matter of trust; vote 'yes'

...Senate Bill 21 that point to a matter of trust, and to why I am voting "yes" on Ballot Measure 1.1. Two Alaska state senators employed by ConocoPhillips voted "yea" on SB21, which gives oil companies an estimated $2 billion tax break over...
My Turn: SB21 myths are 'baloney marinated in oil'

...big-money ads are filling the political pipeline with baloney - and it is marinated in oil. That's why Alaskans should vote "yes" on Ballot Measure 1.? Joe Paskvan if a former state senator and chair of the Senate Resources Committee.
My Turn: Dan Sullivan: An Alaska Marine

...when they are attacked. There is no one that is better fit to serve our country and the state of Alaska as a United States Senator than Lt. Col. Dan Sullivan. I encourage Begich to apologize to the military men and women whose service to this...
My Turn: $2B 'giveaway' sound bite is dangerous distraction

...It's my constitutional duty to voice my opinion that SB21 represents a going out of business sale for Alaskans, and I urge my fellow citizens to vote "Yes" on Proposition 1. ? Bert Stedman is a Republican state senator from Sitka.
Lesil McGuire drops out of Lt. Governor race to remain as a policymaker and continue serving Alaskans in that capacity," McGuire said in a statement. The state senator has served South Anchorage for the past 14 years, starting in the House at age 29. "It's been an honor serving...
Senator says access to birth control not a problem

JUNEAU - A state senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska.In a floor speech, Republican Sen. Fred Dyson said he...
State | AK legislature
Juneau lawmakers weigh in on same-sex marriage

Two days after a Democratic state senator proposed abolishing Alaska's ban on same-sex marriages, a federal judge ruled a similar ban in Texas is unconstitutional...
State | AK legislature


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