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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...
Texas Senator stumps for Sullivan in Soldotna

...and several wore buttons and T-shirts supporting former GOP senate candidate Joe Miller. During a three-way Republican primary in August, which Sullivan won with about 40 percent of the vote, Miller - a Tea Party candidate - finished second...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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