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Tea Party Express may not endorse in Alaska race

...They're all pretty much running on a conservative platform," he said.Miller was the group's choice in the 2010 GOP primary because it saw a clear contrast between him and the incumbent, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, he said.The group saw Murkowski...
McConnell armed, not dangerous

...majority leader. Before that can happen, however, the first thing he has to do is defeat the tea-party opponent in his GOP primary back home in Kentucky -- Matt Bevin, who charges that McConnell has betrayed the conservative cause by working out...
Super PAC forms to support Treadwell

...announced plans to seek the seat held by Democrat Mark Begich. Others include Joe Miller - who upset Murkowski in the 2010 GOP primary but lost in the general election after she mounted an historic write-in campaign - and lesser-known John Jaramillo...
FEC to consider Miller request on campaign funds

...2010 campaign. Miller lost the race to incumbent Lisa Murkowski, who mounted a write-in campaign after losing the GOP primary to Miller.Miller was a part-time borough attorney for seven years. He was disciplined in 2008 for using work computers...
2014 Alaska Forecast: Gov, Senate stir political winds

...have to deal with the baggage from his mistake-plagued 2010 campaign against Sen. Lisa Murkowski after he won the GOP primary but lost the battle against her as a write-in candidate during the general election.No matter what, the airwaves...
Republican majority claims control of Alaska Senate

...a former House majority leader, ran as an unaffiliated candidate in House District 33, after skipping a crowded GOP primary in August. He finished a distant third, behind Democrat Matt Olsen.Republican Rep. Lance Pruitt held a 96-vote...
Group supporting Senate bipartisan majority weighs in with campaign spending

...candidates during the reporting period, all Democrats except for Sen. Linda Menard, a coalition member who lost her GOP primary in August.Employee political action committees for BP Alaska and ConocoPhillips Alaska have also contributed to candidates...

...questioning. Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney called for her firing, a stance that had little downside during the GOP primary.Jackson, 50, the agency's first black administrator and a chemical engineer, did not point to any particular...

...50 percent) U.S. Senate GOP - Primary Joe Miller, 32,275/52 percent...percent U.S. House District 1 GOP - Primary x-Don Young (i), 41,720...Toien, 898/3 percent Governor GOP - Primary x-Sean Parnell (i), 30...
'Write-in' leads in Senate tally: Miller, Murkowski keep up the fight; McAdams leaves it 'all on the field'

...tea party favorite Joe Miller, who defeated her in the GOP primary by 2,006 votes. And the prospect for a battle over...and Miller, the political upstart who won the August GOP primary with the support of Sarah Palin and the Tea Party Express...


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