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The summer has been a difficult one for Democrats hoping to hold on to their majority in the U.S. Senate this fall.
We've all heard the question. It's the essential Alaska query that goes back at least to Gold Rush days and probably longer.
One surprise in the primary election results showed Joe Miller as the favored Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Homer, as well as all other District 31 precincts including Ninilchik, Kasilof and Anchor River.
Well-funded U.S. Senate campaigns are reaching out to villages in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta in what's expected to be a hard fought and extremely expensive race.
In the most heavily contested Senate races over seats now held by Democrats, corporations and business trade associations are largely sticking with the Democrats as they dole out funds from their political action committees.
The West has been difficult territory for Republicans over the last decade or so, but small GOP gains in the region it could be a sign of larger gains elsewhere around the country.
Remember the conventional wisdom a few months ago about Obamacare and the 2014 elections: Republicans would hammer Democrats on the law and Democrats would run away from it? In Alaska, a red state, two conservative groups have paid seven figures for ads attacking Senator Mark Begich , an embattled Democratic incumbent, but the ads don't mention ... (more)
Outside groups, often funded by big donors who hide their identities, have spent nearly $180 million in 2014 races for the U.S. Senate and House, in a mid-term election whose fall campaign is just getting underway.
A bill proposed by Sen. Mark Begich to amend the Affordable Care Act could lower health insurance premiums by 18 percent, a study says.
Rasmussen , with the first poll of Alaska's Senate race since the August 19 GOP primary : "A new Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Alaska Voters shows Republican Dan Sullivan with a 47% to 45% lead over incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich."
More than 100 researchers and three dozen projects are under way to find clues to why Alaska's chinook salmon production has declined since 2007.
New Jersey Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker will visit Anchorage next week for a series of community events and a fundraiser for the Alaska Democratic Party.
Earlier this week, with the results coming in early Wednesday morning for the majority of us living in the lower 48, Alaska held its primaries.
U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Mark Begich, D-Alaska, joined panelists at the Kenai River Classic Roundtable in a discussion about recreational fishing and the reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act Aug. 22 at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 02:12 am
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