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...with arguments that the matter should be left to the free market.The annual energy conference was hosted by Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid. Obama used his appearance to announce new executive actions and other efforts aimed at making it...
Alaska lawmakers will scrutinize budget, pot and Medicaid

...cuts, prioritizing spending and looking at ways to deliver services more efficiently or differently. Incoming Senate Democratic Leader Berta Gardner said she will consider it a win if education, a major driver of the state's operating budget...
Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

...renaissance in the U.S. and at seemingly every opportunity, sought to tie Begich to President Barack Obama and Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, who are unpopular in Alaska. Begich complained that Sullivan offered little in the way of proposals...
Sullivan holds election day lead over Begich

...And what they saw with us, we talked about the issues." Republicans made the race a referendum on Obama and Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid, often citing that Begich voted with Obama 97 percent of the time. The figure referred to votes...
House chairman: $3.7B border request 'too much'

...Republicans are demanding such changes, and White House officials also have indicated support, while the House and Senate Democratic leaders left the door open to them this week. But key Senate Democrats are opposed, and members of the all-Democratic...

...My way of thinking is, 'Hell, you've already voted on it. Your record's there.'" Harkin blamed Senate Democratic leaders.Two other appropriations bills have run aground after preliminary votes. The normally non-controversial...
Bob Franken: The obsession agenda changed. That said, little by little, that is changing. There's not necessarily much love lost for Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid either, but he sure knows how to gauge public opinion. He predicts that within "the next three...
Candidates start final push as early voting starts

...consistent refrain for Republicans, who have sought to make the race a referendum on President Barack Obama and Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid. Obama lost the 2008 and 2012 elections in Alaska by wide margins.Republicans have seized on a...
Alaska voters face several high-profile choices off, and backed Sullivan. Sullivan, like Republicans in other states, sought to tie Begich to Obama and Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid at seemingly every opportunity. An Ohio native, Sullivan has roots in Alaska dating to the 1990s...
Sullivan defeats Begich in Alaska Senate race

...important for Alaska.Republicans here, as in other parts of the country, made the election a referendum on Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid and President Barack Obama, who are unpopular in the state, and at seemingly every turn sought to...


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