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Kasilof's Debbie Brown ousted as Republican Party chairwoman when the executive committee removed Russ Millet in January, KTUU reported. Peter Goldberg was elevated to party chairman during Monday night's meeting. He was elected vice chairman after Brown was made chairwoman in January. Both Brown...
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control

...surprisingly - included Virginia.There, Democratic Sen. Mark Warner held a narrow lead over former Republican Party chairman and Bush administration official Ed Gillespie.There was a little good news for Democrats in New Hampshire, where...
5 things to know about Alaska's midterm election

...signed letter sent to the state by Tuesday to exit the race. If he does, the party will make Mark Fish, a former party chairman, its candidate to battle the race's two high-profile candidates: Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich and Republican...
Upstart challenges congressional veteran for House seat

...the Republican nomination in 2008, coming in a close second."Don Young is a fixture here," Alaska Republican Party chairman Peter Goldberg said. "He's just represented us for so long, it's a name that's hard to overcome."Besides...
Letters to the editor

...election process or election results are identified, Alaskans have a responsibility to stop it.When I served as state party chairman in 2013, I sent termination letters to 100 percent of the "chairman-appointed" executive committee. I gave it...
Democrats gear up for party convention in Nome

...August primary.Mallott is the scheduled keynote speaker for Saturday; Begich isn't expected to attend in person.Party chairman Mike Wenstrup said one of the major goals of the convention, which runs through Sunday, is to continue building...
Bob Franken: Competence comeuppance

...century. They're also encumbered by a collection of outlandish potential candidates. It's no wonder that the party chairman wants to limit the number of debates. That's a way of avoiding the clown show that was such an embarrassment last...
Democrats propose Medicaid expansion

...that's essentially what this is. We're trying to look out for the best thing for Alaskans."The state Democratic party chairman later called on Pruitt to apologize and "stop demeaning" Alaskans who would benefit from Medicaid expansion...
Judge says redistricting plan improperly splits Eagle River, Chugiak

...state's new political map. ''Eagle River is a very, very solid Republican community,'' said state Republican Party Chairman Randy Ruedrich. ''For that reason, it is strictly a representation issue for local individuals rather than a specific...
Redistricting board begins crafting court-ordered plan

...blatantly partisan'' because it pitted 20 GOP incumbents against each other in the Aug. 27 primary. Republican Party Chairman Randy Ruedrich was on hand for Friday's board meeting. Ruedrich submitted a map for the board to consider...


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