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Op-ed: Debates vs. debates

...believe to be liberal ask questions that reflect their own worldview and are often designed to produce answers Democratic candidates can use to their advantage. Republicans should not expect softball questions from conservative questioners...
Olson defeats Thornton in District 30 race

...winning 74 percent in six out of six reporting precincts on Tuesday's general election. Olson's opponent, Democratic candidate Shauna Thornton, received 1,352 votes, winning 25 percent. Olson said he commended Thornton for her positive...
Rich Lowry: Tide creeping toward GOP

...players.This year, Grimes' miscue speaks to the president's unpopularity and to the unseemly desperation of Democratic candidates to get as far away from him as possible.On Wednesday, the president canceled a campaign trip to meet with his...
Bob Franken: Should we even bother to vote?

...Nearly all the Dems are running away from him. The most glaring example is the Senate race in Kentucky, where the Democratic candidate, Alison Grimes, isn't even willing to say whether she voted for Mr. Obama in his presidential races. He's...
Governor-elect Walker sees tough days ahead

...state. The campaign picked up momentum when, faced with the potential of splitting the opposition vote with the Democratic candidate Byron Mallott, Walker and Mallott - who often found themselves at debates or forums without Parnell, agreeing...

...over on Democrats with a political future."Throughout the next presidential campaign, Graham said, likely Democratic candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton "will always have to answer, 'Would you have vetoed that?'"At the same time, he...
Cleaning up the Kenai be," said Shauna Thornton, a candidate for Democratic candidate for State House of Representatives District 30 who organized the event along with Rocky Knudsen, a Democratic candidate in House District 29 and Eric Treider, an non-affiliated...
What others say: Thank you for not voting

...most issues.This fall, 36 of those Senate seats are up for election. Twelve of those seats are going to go to Democratic candidates; 16 are going to Republicans (barring something happening to completely throw off the math, of course.)Now...
August primary ballot set

...House Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, who was first elected in 2000.Kenai resident Shauna Thornton has filed as a Democratic candidate for State Representative for District 30 against Rep. Kurt Olson, R-Soldotna. Thornton, who is on the Kenai...
6 Native corporations to fight oil tax referendum

...Juneau-based Sealaska Corp. said it won't join the coalition.Byron Mallott, a former Sealaska CEO who is currently a Democratic candidate for governor, plans to support the repeal effort. But he said he understands why the corporations are opposing...


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