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House chairman: $3.7B border request 'too much'

...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...back. I guarantee you it will work," Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky...
Alaska lawmakers approve $500K furniture budget

ANCHORAGE (AP) - An Alaska state House-Senate committee has approved a $500,000 budget for new furniture...over $21,000 a copy," he said.According to Hawker, the Senate president and House speaker will be in charge of their own furniture...
Board member takes issue with Sullivan endorsement

...with the organization's endorsement of Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Dan Sullivan.Eugene Brower on Wednesday said members...the board had taken the "unique step" of endorsing a U.S. Senate candidate. The release quoted board chairman Crawford Patkotak...
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...Chambers of Commerce will host a joint luncheon at noon on July 23 at the Kenai Visitor Center. A forum with candidates for state Senate is planned. RSVP to 262-9814 or 283-1991. Agricultural equipment for rent The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District...
New ad buys in Senate race

...900,000 for ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race.The buys - in addition to the determine which party controls the Senate.The Karl Rove-affiliated American Crossroads, which has supported Republican Senate hopeful Dan Sullivan, in its latest ad...
What others say: Senate debate shows meaningful contrasts among contenders

Thursday's debate between Republican hopefuls for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Sen. Mark Begich was a meaningful kickoff to the body of the primary campaign that will be decided Aug...
Reader not happy with current legislature The attempt to change the Alaska Constitution to use public funds for private or religious schools didn't go to the Senate floor for a vote, and rightly so. Public funds are for public education; end of story. I don't like where the majority...

...temporary appointments, ruling in favor of Senate Republicans in their partisan clash with...power to make recess appointments when the Senate takes a break.It was the high court's...Labor Relations Board in 2012 without Senate confirmation were illegal.Obama had...

...has gripped Democratic leaders in the Senate, slowing the chamber's modest productivity...season to a near halt.With control of the Senate at risk in November, leaders are going...rights and more could be scuttled.The Senate's masters of process are finding a variety...

...advertising blitz aimed at tipping six Senate seats into Republican hands.The Karl...defines campaigns for both parties. The Senate Majority PAC has already aired more than...2012 and came up short; 11 of the 13 Senate races where Crossroads spent money were...


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