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What others say: The Obama jab

...loyal followers or simply mess with Alaska after Alaskans elected a Republican senator to replace the then-incumbent, Mark Begich, the timing is at the very least interesting. Obama's proposal comes shortly after the election, and perhaps in...
Kenai makes small steps on bluff erosion project

...had half-hour meetings with each member of Alaska's congressional delegation - Sen. Lisa Murkowski, then-Sen. Mark Begich, and Rep. Don Young. Aside from pressing the need for action against bluff erosion, they asked for the delegates...
What others say: It's time to attack the attack ads

...The bill stems from an Alaska Republican Party ad published in the pamphlet this year. It was targeted against Sen. Mark Begich, who ultimately lost the race to Republican Dan Sullivan.It doesn't matter so much who went after who, but it...
Lawmaker's bill aims to guard Alaska Permanent Fund benefit

...pages paid for by the state Republican Party in last year's general election pamphlet took aim at then-U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, saying the Democrat's record showed his loyalties were with President Barack Obama.Begich said he had never seen...
Sullivan sworn in as new U.S. senator

...Alaska that also includes Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young.Sullivan defeated first-term incumbent Democrat Mark Begich by about 6,000 votes in November. The race was contentious and closely watched nationally as Republicans sought to...
Young to take lead on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization well represented in Washington, D.C., despite a recent shuffling of the legislative deck after former Sen. Mark Begich lost his re-election bid and his chairmanship of a key Senate subcommittee. Though Begich is gone, longtime Alaska...
EPA fishing vessel discharge exemption still in limbo

...Nov. 19.The next day, Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, introduced a bill with a permanent exemption; Sen. Mark Begich is a co-sponsor on that bill.Both bills are standalone, and don't have any other issues added.Also currently...
What others say: Graceful exit

...independent Dan Ortiz, not delaying the process any more than the already 10 days since election day.Then by Monday, Sen. Mark Begich, a Democrat, promised the Republican winner Dan Sullivan a smooth transition into Alaska's junior senator seat in...
DOE authorizes LNG exports to FTA countries

...moves forward, I remain committed to ensuring red-tape and federal roadblocks don't stand in the way."Sen. Mark Begich also noted that the project, if completed, could have a positive impact on the economy."This is great news for...
Voice of Alaska: Time to continue moving Alaska forward after election

...the fabric of Alaska - serving the public where it fits best and doing all I can for this generation and the next.Mark Begich is one of Alaska's U.S. Senators until Jan. 2, 2015.


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