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Primary a year away, but campaign rhetoric heating up

...the rhetoric floating around.This week, the state Democratic party accused Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, who oversees...30-day window for any protests of his decision.The state Democratic party took issue with Treadwell allowing people to request...
Democrats gear up for party convention in Nome

JUNEAU - Don't expect fireworks when the state Democratic Party convention gets underway in Nome on Thursday - there will be no real drama among the top-ticket races.Democrats have already...
Judge: Alaska redistricting plan passes muster

...Fairbanks-area residents who sued over the original plan were not immediately available for comment.A spokesman for the state Democratic Party, which also challenged the plan, said he was reading through the decision Monday afternoon. The decision can...
Democrats propose Medicaid expansion

...hands. And that's essentially what this is. We're trying to look out for the best thing for Alaskans."The state Democratic party chairman later called on Pruitt to apologize and "stop demeaning" Alaskans who would benefit from Medicaid expansion...
Sullivan to run for senate

...fighting spirit" to get big things done in the Senate. He cast himself as "the fighter" who can beat Begich. The state Democratic Party, meanwhile, branded Sullivan as the "D.C. establishment pick." Sullivan said his campaign will focus on...
Oil tax fate likely tied to election

...could have devastating economic repercussions. State Democratic Party Chairman Don Gray said when one group has so issues," he said in a recent email blast.State Democratic party spokesman David Bremer countered with a missive...
Court decision seen as victory for state a Facebook post, called the ruling a decision against federal overreach. Mike Wenstrup, chairman of the state Democratic party, said it was unacceptable that Treadwell "would back the gutting of Alaska voter rights."Treadwell, a Republican...
Group supporting Senate bipartisan majority weighs in with campaign spending

...plans have hailed the coalition senators for not accepting what they consider to be a corporate giveaway. The state Democratic party has gone so far as to cast them as "heroes," but the party on a special website has singled out only Democratic...
Sen. Daniel Inouye dies at age 88

...Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie will appoint a replacement, choosing from a list of three candidates selected by the state Democratic Party. "We're preparing to say goodbye," Abercrombie said. "Everything else will take place in good time...
Around the Peninsula

...Wednesday at the Alaska Reel Cafe at the corner of Funny River Road and the Sterling Highway. Patti Higgins, Alaska State Democratic Party chair, and Deborah Williams, executive director, Alaska Democratic Party, will attend to give an update on...


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