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Op-ed: The unpopularity contest

...could get that impression after the past couple GOP debates, where he was the real headliner. But at the fourth Republican primary debate in Milwaukee, others stole the show: Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and Ben Carson made the biggest impact. Maybe...
Homer mayor to run for Legislature to an eighth term.A registered Republican Party member, Wythe will face Seaton in the August 2016 Republican primary."I've had people asking me about this for more than a year," Wythe said about running for the Legislature...
Obama: Clinton made a mistake, security not endangered

...that's real," Obama said. "I think there is genuine anti-immigrant sentiment in the large portion of at least Republican primary voters. I don't think it's uniform."On Trump's election prospects, Obama said: "I don't think he'll...
Op-ed: One down; who's next?

...them have in common is that they've never held office, and inexperience is now a desirable qualification. The Republican primary debate Wednesday night will provide so much melodrama that CNN can expect a huge audience to rival the Fox News...
Murkowski raises nearly $1.1 million in latest quarter

...political landscape, in which 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...
Dunleavy, accomplices are a disgrace on Erin's Law

...and it has a huge blind spot.He's also reportedly considering a challenge to 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...
Murkowski reports raising about $690K during first quarter

...filed with the Federal Election 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.
Conservatives cheer on Romney as establishment field grows

...of the Family Research Council.He said the potential establishment scrum represents a "flip" from previous Republican primaries with "multiple conservative candidates behind us that sliced and diced the vote and allowed a moderate to emerge...
Time for thinking outside the box

...everything in my power to have him run on the Alaskan Independence Party ticket, for governor, after losing the Republican Primary to Sean Parnell. At the time, Walker demonstrated he was a statesman who thought outside the box. He had the...
GOP takeover: Republicans surge to Senate control

...Brat was elected to the House from Virginia, several months after he defeated Majority Leader Eric Cantor in a Republican primary.House Republicans defeated 19-term Democratic Rep. Nick Rahall in West Virginia, beat Rep. John Barrow in...


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