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Struggling governors could hurt GOP's Senate hopes

WASHINGTON - As David Perdue campaigns throughout Georgia, the Republican candidate for Senate describes a struggling economy and people yearning for good jobs.It's not the emphasis that his fellow Republican...
Senate candidates vie for veterans' votes

...shot. When talk switched to politics, Unsderfer, a Vietnam veteran, said he was voting for Sullivan."He's an old military guy, too," Unsderfer said of the Republican candidate. "The majority of us guys are for Sullivan."
Cal Thomas: Hillary's 'steak' not well done

...Clinton asked of Barack Obama in 2008. Who do you want to answer that "3 a.m. phone call"?Should a strong Republican candidate emerge, it should be obvious.Readers may email Cal Thomas at
Independence Party candidate withdraws from senate race without a candidate. Kohring encouraged all Alaskans, regardless of political affiliation, to support Republican candidate Dan Sullivan over U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska.The race has drawn national attention, with Republicans...
What others say: Political ads show relentless focus on trivia rather than real issues

...certainly here already.The focus on negative diversions as opposed to substance is typified among groups supporting Republican candidate Dan Sullivan by their recent attacks on Sen. Mark Begich's attendance record for votes. Negative ads run by...
Voters weigh in on primary ballots

...nation's capital. "I don't like any of (the Republican candidates)," he said. "It's important to elect the...every election. He said would prefer any of the Republican candidates for U.S. Senate to Begich. "I don't care...
Bitterness defining Alaska's GOP US Senate primary

...we're ahead," said Justin Barasky, a spokesman for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. "The Republican candidates have been engaged in a pretty messy and ugly primary. They haven't been as focused on (Begich), they've...
Agency: Dan Sullivan broke state law

...that a staff member with the Alaska Public Offices Commission is recommending a fine of $187.50. Sullivan is a Republican candidate for lieutenant governor. His official mayoral spokeswoman issued an apologetic statement for comments he made...
Rich Lowry: Immigration sinks Cantor

...establishment. A tireless party-builder and committed (if realistic) conservative, he did much to nurture the Republican candidates who took the House in 2010. If he and other members of the leadership had unmistakably slammed the door on the...
What others say: 'Alaska Agreement' good theory, flawed practice

...again in the spotlight, as incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Begich will face a strong challenge from whichever Republican candidate emerges from the August primary.This week Dan Sullivan, the best-funded of Begich's challengers, came forward...


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