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Sullivan leads GOP Senate race

...considered a wild card and long shot, but he was running a race that smacked of 2010. That year, he upset Murkowski in the GOP primary, but wound up losing to her in the general election after she ran a write-in campaign.He had a network of loyal...
Campaigning in Alaska has a distinct feel

...Miller, a Fairbanks attorney, defied the polls and pundits and bested incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the 2010 GOP primary, but Murkowksi ultimately triumphed in the general election through a write-in campaign. This time, Miller is again...
Sullivan takes early lead in GOP Senate race

...considered a wild card and long shot, but he's running a race that smacks of 2010, when he upset Murkowski in the GOP primary, though he ended up losing to her in the general election after she ran a write-in campaign. He has a network of...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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