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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...
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...
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...
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...


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