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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...
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.
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...
Serious issues require substantive discussion during campaign season

...organization would be jumping in to help a candidate in the Republican primary for the U.S. Senate seat, we'd like to borrow...toward defeating Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the August Republican primary. The group said it is willing to spend hundreds...
Campaign merger leaves Alaskans with less choice good for the Walker campaign, is a disservice to Alaska voters.First, a little history. Walker lost the Republican primary to Parnell in 2010, picking up 33.09 percent of the vote to Parnell's 50.12 percent. This time around...
Bitterness defining Alaska's GOP US Senate primary

...matter who it might be - will emerge too weakened to defeat Democratic Sen. Mark Begich."That's the life of a Republican primary - bomb throwing for three months, and then you try to piece the candidate back together before the general...
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...
Alaska GOP candidates clash on immigration

...hardliner.Miller was also the only one of the three candidates who refused to commit to endorsing the winner of the Republican primary. That will continue to stoke speculation that he could run on a third-party ticket should he lose the primary...
Walker, Mallott merge campaigns

...Treadwell didn't seek re-election as lieutenant governor in favor of running for U.S. Senate, and he lost the Republican primary.Party affiliation and ballot changes had to be made by Tuesday.French, the state Senate minority leader, did...
The trip from statehouse to big house

...journey of Eric Cantor. Cantor put in his time, rising to House majority leader, until he lost his district's Republican primary in a huge upset. Now it's announced that Cantor, who was regarded as a big supporter of Wall Street while in...


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