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Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

Dingman: Joe Miller counts on Round 3 with Murkowski for Alaska Senate seat

You might think now Joe Miller will assume his role as obstructionist and find his way to punish the Republican Party "establishment."

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Related Topix: US Politics, Alaska, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Government, Recreational Vehicle, Alaskan

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Failed rocket launch a setback for US hypersonic weapon program, Kodiak Launch Complex

Damage is visible at the Kodiak Launch Complex after a rocket launch was aborted early Monday morning, August 25, 2014, at the site.

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Related Topix: Explosion, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Alaska

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska Railroad isn't telling a straight story on rights of way

OPINION: The Alaska Railroad tries to dictate terms well beyond its needs or authority on the land of its right of way.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Alaska Railroad, Railroads, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sports

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Forbes.com

VC/DC: The Accident-Prone Intersection of Innovation and Policy

I am the author of several books on technology and innovation. My new book, "Big Bang Disruption," co-authored with Paul F. Nunes, is now available.

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Related Topix: Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Law, Healthcare Law, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

American Thinker

The Case for the Louisiana System

Fox News recently had a political story noting that in several close Senate races in red states, Libertarian candidates might keep the Republican nominee from winning seats held by Democrats today.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Ron Paul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Denny Rehberg, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Al Franken

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Crooks and Liars

Earthquake Early Warning System Works, But Is Unfunded

Here's an example of how technology really can change things. As a native Californian, earthquakes are a reality.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, California, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Liberal Political News

USA Today

Alaska wants a fighter in the U.S. Senate

A pugilistic undertone runs through Alaska, where politicians do not merely represent the state, they are perpetually fighting for it.

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Related Topix: Alaska, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, Alaska Government, Anchorage, AK

Sat Aug 23, 2014

2008 Democratic Convention Watch

Alaska Tea

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Matt Mead, US Governors

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Economist

Alaska's Senate primary: Chilly oil

IF BARACK OBAMA has to spend his final two years in office using his veto as often as his golf clubs, he will curse Alaska's primary voters.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Alaska, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Government

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

The Alaska Railroad has the exclusive right to use its right of way

A recent opinion piece by John Pletcher raised questions about the Alaska Railroad right-of-way .

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Related Topix: Transportation, Alaska Railroad, Railroads, Anchorage, AK, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

The Wall Street Journal

Why Picking Up Senate Seats Is So Hard in 2014 - Charts

Tuesday's vote in the Alaska Republican Senate nomination battle effectively marks the end of contested primaries, and attention now shifts to November's matchups.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, Ohio, Senator Kay Hagan, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Reuters

Republicans tussle in Alaska primary for U.S. Senate bid

Voting ended on Tuesday in a primary election in Alaska that has three Republicans, including a Tea Party candidate, vying for the chance to face a Democratic incumbent in a race seen as critical to their party's bid to regain control of the U.S. Senate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Alaska, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Government

National Review Online

Paula A. DeSutter: Mead Treadwell Gets It on Defense Policy

Our adversaries and enemies are emboldened, while our allies hear words of assurance but know they are not backed by deeds.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Barack Obama, George Bush, Strategic Defense Initiative

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

Murkowski vows to work to elect Republican senator

Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski on Monday questioned how Alaskans have benefited from having a Democratic senator the past few years.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Alaska, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, US Military, US Air Force, Eielson Air Force Base

Washington Times

DELAY: Rick Perry and the Lefta s criminalization of politics

This month we are witnessing the latest disgusting example of the criminalization of politics in the decision by a single rogue prosecutor in my home state of Texas to indict Gov. Rick Perry on a ridiculous abuse-of-power charge.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, Rick Renzi, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Scott Walker, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Jack Coghill: Mead Treadwell stands the best chance to beat Begich

OPINION: I know Mead Treadwell to be the most informed candidate in Alaska's Republican Senate primary, and he has the best chance of defeating Mark Begich.

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Related Topix: Alaska, US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Government, Wasilla, AK

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Congressman Don Young: Why I'm voting 'No on One'

OPINION: SB 21 reformed our oil tax system in a way that drives new investments and provides a stable economic climate for our many industries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Don Young, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alaska, US Senate, Alaska Government, Mike Gravel

NH Insider

How Do I Get On The Rick Perry Campaign Bus

Congressman Tom Delay went through this in Texas as well as Sarah Palin and Senator Stevens in Alaska, the criminalization of politics by the desperate Alinsky Democrats who smell a beating coming at the polls.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Tom DeLay, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, US Senate, Sarah Palin

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Miller says he'll back Alaska GOP Senate nominee

Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Joe Miller said he will support the eventual GOP nominee if he doesn't win Tuesday's primary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, Alaska Government, Alaska

Washington Examiner

EXography: Americans revile Congress --- but keep re-electing incumbents over and over

It's the most inexplicable paradox in politics: Americans revile Congress and its inhabitants, yet are voting the same individuals into office far longer than at any time in the nation's history.

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Related Topix: US News, University of Virginia, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Marino, US Senate, Robert Byrd, Democrat

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