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Alaska Primary

Joe Miller: If I Don't Win, I'll Back The Alaska GOP Senate Nominee

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Joe Miller said he will support the eventual GOP nominee if he doesn't win Tuesday's primary. ...

Romney Projected Winner In Alaska Caucus

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney is adding one more victory to his Super Tuesday showing – the Alaska caucuses. Romney's final win means that Ron...

WATCH: Sarah Palin Talks About Possible Future Presidential Run

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

It's not too late to rule out Sarah Palin. While attending a caucus in Wasilla, Alaska on Super Tuesday, the former Alaska governor and vice-presid...

Candidates Battle For The Last Frontier

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

The 2012 Alaska Caucus, or Presidential Preference Poll, is one of ten contests taking place on Super Tuesday. The last frontier has 27 delegates, ...

Ron Paul Hoping For Strong Showing In Unlikely State's Caucuses

Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

March 6 (Reuters) - The race to win the Republican Party's presidential nomination to challenge President Barack Obama moves on to "Super Tuesday"...

Murkowski has not -- repeat, NOT -- approached the Libertarians

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alaska Dispatch News

Did Sen. Lisa Murkowski offer the Libertarians $1 million if they allowed her on their ticket? "Absolutely not," says Scott Kohlhaas, who is chairman...

Palin-Backed Joe Miller Poised to Overthrow Murkowski Dynasty -- What's Going on from an Alaskan Perspective

Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker)

This could be a golden opportunity for Democrats to reclaim Alaska's past and usher in a new era of moderate, hard-working sensible and centrist Democrats to guide the state to a profitable, post-oil future.

Jason Linkins

Last Night's Primary And The State Of Political Media Narratives | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Another primary night has come and gone. As always, it's time to check in on the media narratives that have ruled over the campaign season, to see how they fared in last night's tilts. As it turns out, it's sort of a mixed bag!

Alaska Senate Primary Becomes Test Of Tea Party Strength

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska's U.S. Senate race promises to be the first real test of the tea party movement's political power in the state. In ...

McCain, Murkowski Look To Escape Primaries

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP)- Veteran Sen. John McCain sailed to nomination for a fifth term Tuesday over an Arizona challenger with tea party support, but big-spe...

Palin, Stevens Play Big Roles In Alaska Primary

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ted Stevens and Sarah Palin will not be on the ballot in Tuesday's Alaska primary, but they may loom large in voters' minds nonetheless. In the Repub...

'I Promise Not to Quit,' Pledges Alaska Republican Gubernatorial Candidate

Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeanne Devon (AKMuckraker)

Promising not to quit is now a legitimate campaign pledge for Republican candidates in the state of Alaska.

Seth Colter Walls

For Alaska GOP, What Comes Next Is Still Up To An Indicted Uncle Ted | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Often, when a politician gets indicted, the range of options narrow. But for Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens, who was hit with seven indictments by a federal ...