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Rich Lowry: Tide creeping toward GOP

...that his approval rating ranges from 30 to 40 percent in the most contested states this year, it is a marvel that Democratic senators are running so close or, in some cases, ahead. It is a testament to the independent political identities of...
What others say: State should revisit, debate strengthening Public Records Act

...There are several reasons why Sen. Wielechowski's bill is unlikely to make it to the governor's desk. The Democratic senator is in the minority, and minority-sponsored bills are rarely allowed to the floor of the Legislature for a vote...
Murkowski appears in ad supporting Sullivan

...has said they disagree on a number of national issues and has questioned how Alaska has benefited from having a Democratic senator working with a Democratic administration in the White House."I've yet to see it," Murkowski told reporters...
Nov. 4 might not decide Senate control

...Biden break tie votes and keep Democrats in charge.Republicans are strongly favored to win three races where Democratic senators are retiring: West Virginia, South Dakota and Montana.Their best hopes to pick up three more seats are in the...
Murkowski vows to work to elect Republican senator

...ANCHORAGE - Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski on Monday questioned how Alaskans have benefited from having a Democratic senator the past few years.Murkowski told reporters she would work hard after Tuesday's primary to help ensure Republicans...
Attacks on Sullivan could hurt Treadwell's future in politics

...increasing debt, national security, immigration to the abuse of executive power is startling. In Alaska we have democratic Senator Mark Begich who votes lock step with our dysfunctional president. For these reasons we felt compelled to seriously...
Each party certain the other is wrong

...lawmakers' votes, the publication says. The most liberal Republican senator is to the right of the most conservative Democratic senator. In the 435-member House, National Journal reported, only two Democrats were more conservative than a Republican...

...they had requested blocs of ad time to start in September and to build on criticism against vulnerable incumbent Democratic senators. While Crossroads cannot directly coordinate with candidates or the GOP's central committees, by making its...

...Saturday's summit, has already spent millions of dollars on health care-related attack ads aimed at vulnerable Democratic senators in New Hampshire, North Carolina, Alaska, Colorado, Iowa and elsewhere.Sebelius resigned on Friday, days...
Rich Lowry: The equal-pay canard

...National Republican Senatorial Committee crunched the numbers and found a similar "gap" for the offices of certain Democratic senators. By the crude logic of the promoters of the 77-cent figure, every one of these offices is guilty of rank discrimination...


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