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New director chosen for Alaska Division of Elections

...the hand-count of ballots in the U.S. Senate race between Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski and tea party favorite Joe Miller. Murkowski mounted a write-in campaign to keep her job after losing the GOP primary to Miller. Fenumiai's charge...
Murkowski raises nearly $1.1 million in latest quarter

...third-party groups can spend heavily on a race. In 2010, Murkowski was upset in the Republican primary by tea party favorite Joe Miller. She came back to win with a write-in campaign."Having to win a write-in is not a model," Kendall said in an...
What others say: More questions than answers

...Otherwise accusations and insinuations will needlessly linger until the next election. As former U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller learned in 2010, just because you stop answering questions doesn't mean the public or media will stop asking them...
Murkowski reports raising about $690K during first quarter

...Commission and provided by her campaign coordinator. In 2010, Murkowski lost her Republican primary to tea party favorite Joe Miller but mounted a write-in campaign for the general election to keep her job.
Dunleavy, accomplices are a disgrace on Erin's Law Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the 2016 Republican primary, and there's no better way to polish his bona fides with the Joe Miller wing of the party than to turn a noncontroversial, bipartisan bill into a battlefield in the culture wars.Allowing...
Sullivan leads GOP Senate race

...powerbrokers and a huge cash advantage over his rivals.Sullivan held an edge Tuesday night over tea party favorite Joe Miller, who made a late push reminiscent to his 2010 primary upset of U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski.Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell...
Voters weigh in on primary ballots

...Republican race for U.S. Senate intrigued them the most with candidates Dan Sullivan, Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell and Joe Miller. Bert Wilson, of Soldotna, said he voted because two issues mattered to him. He voted no on Measure 1 and voted for...
Campaigning in Alaska has a distinct feel the Lower 48 as "outside," personal connections and loyalty to Alaska matter. Treadwell and tea party favorite Joe Miller are counting on the personal, Alaska touch to level the playing field against front-runner Dan Sullivan. The former...
Plenty on the ballot in Tuesday's primary

...been the race for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate seat currently help by Mark Begich, a Democrat. Joe Miller, Dan Sullivan and Mead Treadwell are the top names on the Republican ballot. Voters also will be picking candidates...
Bitterness defining Alaska's GOP US Senate primary

...George W. Bush administration, is the target of populist, socially conservative broadsides from tea party favorite Joe Miller, who pulled off a surprise upset of Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski in state's 2010 primary, only to see her win...


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