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  1. Polls: Murkowski holds substantial lead in U.S. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Despite serious efforts from all corners to unseat Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, new statewide polling for Alaska Dispatch News shows her with a sizeable lead. In a statewide survey of 660 registered voters between Sept.


  2. An Interview with Margaret StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    Margaret Stock, an independent candidate for U.S. Senate, talks with the Empire about her history as an immigration attorney and why she's running against incumbent Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski. The independent candidate challenging Lisa Murkowski for U.S. Senate was endorsed last week by former Sen. Mark Begich and by the Tongass Democrats.


  3. Columbus Day renamed Indigenous Peoples Day in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... your hand," Stephan said. "To know what's going on in our lands -- the word, 'colonialism.'" Former U.S. Senator Mark Begich also spoke at the conference. In an interview, he praised the naming of "Indigenous Peoples Day" and said he hopes it will ...


  4. Alaska 2016: Comeback Kid vs. Most Liberal Republican in the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | American Thinker

    In 2010, incumbent and write-in candidate Lisa Murkowski defeated the Republican nominee for Senate, Joe Miller, with 40% of the vote to Miller's 35% and Democrat Scott McAdams's 25% . The poor showing of McAdams was a result of underfunding and a realization by Alaskan Democrats, led by Democratic U.S. senator Mark Begich, that the race was really between Miller and Murkowski.


  5. Democrat Begich backs independent Stock in Alaska Senate bidRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Gazette

    Independent U.S. Senate candidate Margaret Stock has won the endorsement of the last Alaska Democrat to hold the office. Stock says she's grateful for the support of former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich and a group of southeast Alaska Democrats who are favoring her over their party's nominee.


  6. Democrat former Sen. Mark Begich endorses Independent Margaret Stock for U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former Alaska Sen. Mark Begich plans to vote for independent candidate Margaret Stock in the U.S. Senate race, passing over his own party's nominee, Democrat Ray Metcalfe. "I'm going to support Margaret Stock," Begich told KTUU .


  7. GCI spent millions for budget reforms with lawmakers, citizens, new reports showRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Telecommunications giant GCI spent more than $2 million between January and June to convince Alaska citizens and lawmakers of the need for state budget reforms, according to new filings by the company with state regulators. But for all its money, time and political power, GCI, led by chief executive Ron Duncan, missed its biggest target when a House committee earlier this year rejected a bill to restructure the Alaska Permanent Fund and use some of its earnings on the state's multi-billion dollar budget deficit.


  8. Obama's sweet 'on the ballot' revengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    President Obama says "Obama out!" and drops the mic at the White House Correspondents' Association annual dinner in April. On Wednesday, Obama said for the second time in two weeks that his legacy is "on the ballot" this year, telling radio host Steve Harvey that voters are voting for or against him, whether they know it or not.


  9. Begich Says He Won't Run for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Roll Call

    Former Sen. Mark Begich, seen here in 2014, is rumored to be contemplating a run for Alaska governor in 2018. Mark Begich said Thursday that he would not launch a write-in campaign for Senate in Alaska, ending weeks of speculation that the Democratic former senator was attempting an improbable comeback less than two years after losing re-election.


  10. Begich out - not considering run for SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    In this file photo from March 2014, Alaska Sen. Mark Begich speaks to reporters after his annual speech to a joint session of the Alaska Legislature. The Alaska Democrat who lost his U.S. Senate seat two years ago is not planning a return this year.


  11. Begich says he won't run for Murkowski's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Former Sen. Mark Begich says he will not enter the U.S. Senate race this year in the contest for Sen. Lisa Murkowski's seat. "I will tell you it's a tough decision.


  12. Mark Begich Won't Run For U.S. Senate SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Previous U.S. Senator and Anchorage Mayor Mark Begich announced he is not running for the coveted U.S. Senate seat, during the upcoming General Elections this morning, on 650 KENI Radio. During the interview, Begich didn't rule out running for Governor in the future.


  13. Begich won't run for US Senate this fall in AlaskaRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Gazette

    Former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich will not run as a write-in candidate to challenge the incumbent Republican Lisa Murkowski in this fall's Senate race in Alaska. Begich, a Democrat, had flirted with the idea.


  14. Begich will not enter race for U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | APRN

    Former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich says he will not mount a write-in campaign in the race for Sen. Lisa Murkowski's seat. In an interview with Rick Rydell on 650 KENI Radio Thursday morning, Begich said it was not the right time for him to enter the U.S. Senate race.


  15. Begich rejects idea of US Senate write-in campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Former Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich said Thursday he won't run for the seat held by Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Begich this month said he was being asked to launch a write-in campaign after Joe Miller, the Republican-turned-Libertarian, announced his own last-minute candidacy.


  16. Opioid abuse a growing problem in AlaskaRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Peninsula Clarion

    Abuse of opioids has only recently entered the public consciousness as a crisis in Alaska even though it's been a growing problem for the past decade. "It's been much more visible over the past couple of years," said Jay Butler, the state's chief medical officer.


  17. U.S. Senate Candidate Joe Miller: "People Are Excited They Have A Choice"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller sat down with Your Alaska Link, and discussed campaign strides here in the Last Frontier. The Alaska Republican Party's Central Committee lost various members, after supporting Libertarian running Joe Miller.


  18. Recount confirms Westlake defeated Nageak; Begich considers write-in run for US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    A recount has confirmed the challenger in a northern Alaska legislative race defeated incumbent Rep. Benjamin Nageak of Barrow in the Aug. 16 primary. State Division of Elections officials said Monday that challenger Dean Westlake widened his lead the House District 40 race from four to eight votes.


  19. OPINION: The election plot thickens with entry of - Tea Party Libertarian'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Alaska Star

    Joe Miller last week threw his hat in the ring for the U.S. Senate race - his third try for the seat and second run against U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Miller upset Murkowski in the 2010 Republican primary election, leading to Murkowski's historic write-in victory in the general election.


  20. Sullivan sticking with Murkowski in widening U.S. Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Though Sullivan and Murkowski don't always go the same way in Washington, the junior senator said he's not swayed by the entrance of conservative Joe Miller in the U.S. Senate race on the Libertarian ticket. "Joe Miller's a friend of mine a but I'm supporting Lisa Murkowski like the vast majority of Republicans are doing," Sullivan said.