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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...
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...
What others say: 'Alaska Agreement' good theory, flawed practice

...Treadwell and the aforementioned Miller as credible candidates who have very realistic chances of emerging from the Republican primary.Treadwell, who isn't known for making high-profile comments thus far in the race, called the agreement a...
Republican candidates rally party support

...balanced budget," he told the audience. "We're spending too much, and printing too much." Miller won the 2010 Republican primary against Sen. Lisa Murkowski, but she then mounted a successful write-in campaign to win in the general election...

...partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state's senior senator in next week's Republican primary.Sen. John Cornyn, the Senate's second-ranking Republican leader, faces tea party-backed Rep. Steve Stockman...
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...
2014 Alaska Forecast: Gov, Senate stir political winds

...featuring a Dan Sullivan, this one Anchorage's current mayor, who is running for lieutenant governor in the Republican primary against Anchorage state Sen. Lesil McGuire.Gov. Sean Parnell is standing for reelection in 2014 and so far has...
What others say: AGIA is buried, but the pipeline dream lives on

...its tax provisions. The Legislature declined to act on the agreement, and Gov. Murkowski was defeated in the Republican primary later that year - by Sarah Palin.Alaska's leaders have been talking up a natural gas pipeline for decades...
Uncontested Olson, Micciche, Chenault talk upcoming session

...of oil taxes, gas pipelines and annual budget wrestling.Olson and Micciche won close races during August's Republican primary to advance to the general election, while Chenault faced no challengers.Micciche said he would not join a Democrat-lead...
Micciche wins Senate O seat

...moving forward," he said. On Tuesday, Peninsula voters favored Micciche over incumbent Sen. Tom Wagoner in the Republican primary election for the Senate District O seat, which covers House Districts 29 and 30, further defined as Kenai and...


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