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Alaska Senate 2010

"It's About Alaska": A Story of Earthquakes, Norwegians and Neckties

Mark Putnam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Putnam

A grumpy Norwegian fishing boat captain, a Hulk necktie and nonstop rain in an Alaskan village with not a road leading out of town... if you had told me all of this was in my future, I would have wondered what odd dream you had woken up from.

Amanda Terkel

Man Behind Infamous Willie Horton Ad Signs On As Joe Miller Adviser

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Republican Joe Miller has hired a controversial political hand to help him beat back a win by incumbent Lisa Murkowski in the Alaska Senat...

Jason Linkins

Miller Campaign Argues That Misspelled Murkowski Votes Are 'Protest' Votes For Miller

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Way back when Lisa Murkowski decided to embark on her write-in bid for the Senate, she won a key ruling from Alaska's election director Gail Fenumiai:...

Amanda Terkel

National Republicans: Don't Give Up On Joe Miller Yet

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) has already declared victory in her re-election for Alaska's U.S. Senate seat, but Republican Joe Miller is refu...

Alaska's Three-Way Senate Race Comes Down To The Wire

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska's three-way Senate fight has quickly become one of the hottest showdowns to watch of the races set to be decided on Tuesday. Since the state's ...

Amanda Terkel

Top Senate Republican Refuses To Say Whether Joe Miller Can Win

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Sunday, National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman John Cornyn (Tex.) denied reports that the GOP is abandoning Joe Miller in ...

Joe Miller To Get Help From Conservative Rockstars Sarah Palin, Jim DeMint & Michele Bachmann

Politics Daily | Tom Kavanagh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Miller is bringing out the big guns. The Republican nominee for Senate in Alaska, who got a boost from former Gov. Sarah Palin in his primary camp...

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Joe Miller's Extreme Views On Gay Rights

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Alaska Republican Senate candidate Joe Miller gave some of his most extensive comments on gay rights in an interview with MSNBC host Rac...

Joe Miller: 'I LIED'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Amid a political firestorm of controversy surrounding Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller's ethics violations while working as a government attorney in...

Tea Party-Backed Joe Miller Has An Anti-Gay Advisor On The Payroll

Mother Jones | David Corn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the consultants on the the tea party-backed candidate's payroll heads a group that's so anti-gay it blasted Rush Limbaugh for hobnobbing with E...

Alaska Senate Election 2010: Predict The Winner! (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will win Alaska's three-way Senate race? Incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who is pursuing a write-in campaign, GOP nominee Joe Miller and Democrati...

Joe Miller Admits To Ethics Breach

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska GOP Senate candidate Joe Miller briefly broke his press silence Monday, following a controversial incident involving a reporter who was detaine...

AK-Sen: 35% Miller (R), 33% Murkowski (Write-in), 26% McAdams (D) (PPP 10/10)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Policy Polling, for Daily Kos 10/09/10 - 10/10/10; 1678 Likely voters, 2.4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Daily Kos raw data) Alaska ...

Despite Bashing 'Obamacare' As Unconstitutional, Joe Miller Admits He Got Government Health Care

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller says his family benefited from Medicaid and a state-run health care program for low-income children and pregnant wo...

Despite Joe Miller Calling Federal Aid Unconstitutional, His Wife Received Unemployment Benefits

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller admitted Monday that his wife had received unemployment benefits in 2002 after she left a job serving as his aide. ...

Senate Candidate: Minimum Wage Is 'Unconstitutional'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Employees in the U.S. should not be provided a federal guarantee of minimum wage, Alaska Senate candidate Joe Miller said recently. The states, instea...

Murkowski Answers Questions On Whether She Would Switch Parties

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), the incumbent recently defeated in a contentious GOP primary by Tea Party favorite Joe Miller, talked recently about t...

Joe Miller Locking Up Alaska's Militia Vote?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Miller, the GOP establishment and Sarah Palin-backed candidate for Senate in Alaska, appears on his way to locking up the support of an Alaskan mi...

Lisa Murkowski Skipping Senate Sessions To Focus On Write-In Bid

Politics Daily | Tom Diemer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Nobody said it wouldn't be semi-tough. Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, denied the Republican nomination in her bid for reelection, is staying away from th...

Lisa Murkowski's Write-In Campaign Sparks Fear In GOP That Party Could Lose Alaska Senate Seat

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the heels of Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski's announcement that she will pursue a write-in campaign in the hopes of keeping her Senate seat, concern is...

Jason Linkins

Murkowski Write-In Campaign Off To A Dubious Start

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) has decided to keep her thin re-election hopes alive by mounting a write-in campaign for her Senate seat.

Lisa Murkowski Likely To Run As A Write-In Candidate For Senate In Alaska, Fox News Reports

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Lisa Murkowski -- who shocked the political establishment when she was defeated by Tea Party-backed candidate Joe Miler in Alaska's GOP Senate pr...

Joe Miller's Senate Campaign 'Is About Becoming The Male Sarah Palin,' Says Democratic Rival

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Scott McAdams, who's facing-off against Joe Miller for U.S. Senate in Alaska, said over the weekend that his Republican rival's campaign "is ...

Joe Miller Noncommittal On Leader McConnell, Questions GOP 'Courage,' 'Leadership' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the heels of defeating incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska's GOP Senate primary, Joe Miller declined to say whether he would support Senate Min...

Joe Miller Apologizes For Tweet Comparing Lisa Murkowski To A Prostitute

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tea Party-backed contender Joe Miller, who currently holds a super-slim lead over Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska's GOP Senate primary, apologized on Fr...