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Former Tea Party Hopeful Ready For Another Go-Round

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.29.2013 | Politics

Nearly four years after a bitter, failed run for U.S. Senate, Tea Party favorite Joe Miller appears poised for another go-round. Politico reports t...

Failed Tea Party Candidate Weighs Another Senate Bid

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

After his failed Senate bid in 2010, Tea Party favorite Joe Miller is considering running against Sen. Mark Begich (D-Alaska) next year in what he cal...

Failed Tea Partier's Second Try Concerning For Establishment GOP

Politico | Posted 04.22.2013 | Politics

Republicans who don't want to witness GOP-on-GOP primary warfare in 2014 may want to keep their eyes trained on the Lower 48. Alaska could be messy...

Reemergence Of 'Seriously Scary Dude' Could Be Good News For Dems

RealClearPolitics | Posted 01.31.2013 | Politics

With a second run for the U.S. Senate likely on his horizon, Joe Miller would appear to be back....

Tea Party Senate Candidate Back For More?

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.25.2013 | Politics

After coming up short in one of the most captivating Senate races in the 2010 election cycle, Tea Party favorite Joe Miller is "seriously considering"...

Ryan J. Reilly

'Paranoid' Tea Party Senate Candidate Wore Bulletproof Vest, FBI Informant Says

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Alaska Tea Party favorite Joe Miller wore a bulletproof vest the night he beat Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) to become the Republican P...

Joe Miller's Lawsuit Thrown Out By Alaska Judge

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska — A judge has all but ended tea party-backed Republican Joe Miller's hopes of getting legal relief in state court in his long-shot ch...

Joe Miller's Lawyers Depart Alaska

AP / The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lawyers dispatched to Alaska to help Tea Party favorite Joe Miller challenge votes for his opponent have left the state, according The New York Times:...

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...

An Interview With Joe Miller: Alaska US Senate Republican Candidate

Ademola Bello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ademola Bello

"Less government, less government regulation. Making sure Alaska can have control over its resource base. And making sure we have ability to create jobs from it."

Joe the Debtor? Miller Owes Tens of Thousands in Credit Card Debt

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

Joe Miller -- fiscal conservative, budget balancer who doesn't live beyond his means.... and... (wait for it)... buried under mounds of credit card debt, and running a campaign more than $100,000 beyond his means?

Guess Who Could Be Funding Those Attack Ads

Wendy Block | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wendy Block

The Citizens United decision doesn't address the homeland of donors. So what would stop multi-national companies or even foreigners themselves from procuring potential winners?

Internal Emails Suggest Palin to Run for President

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

Internal emails obtained by The Mudflats provide the most conclusive evidence to date that Palin will be running for president, and also indicate a behind-the-scenes rift between the Palins and an Alaskan candidate.

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...

A Thrilla in Wasilla? Daddy's Girl Versus Sarah's Boy

Donald Craig Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Donald Craig Mitchell

Sarah, who settles every score, is not a high road kind of girl. And she never takes prisoners. So my expectation is that Sarah does not just want Lisa Murkowski to lose in November, she wants her to be publicly humiliated.

Amanda Terkel

Bill Clinton Chides GOP For Pushing A New Government Shutdown: 'It Didn't Work Out Very Well' In 1995

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Clinton condemned a proposal floated by several Republicans to shut down the government if the party takes back the majority in November, po...

Amanda Terkel

Joe Miller Struggles To Explain How He Would Help Millions Of Americans In Poverty

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview today with "Fox News Sunday," Alaska GOP Senate nominee Joe Miller had trouble explaining how he would help the 43.6 million Americans...

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 ...

Alaska Tea Party-Backed GOP Senate Candidate Cited In 3-Car Crash

AP | RACHEL D'ORO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The candidate who defeated U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska's Republican primary has been cited for his role in a recent t...

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...

Murkowski Concedes

AP | DAN JOLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Sen. Lisa Murkowski was booted from office in the Republican primary Tuesday by a little-known conservative lawyer in arguab...

Joe Miller Worried That The Republican Establishment Is Working Against Him, May 'Steal Election'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With thousands of absentee ballots still left to be counted in Alaska and the outcome of the GOP Senate primary looking increasingly unclear, Joe Mill...

Alaska Brawl Round II: Murkowski, Miller Brace For Legal Fight

The Daily Beast | Shushannah Walshe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The count in the Alaskan Senate Republican primary continues for the second day with Joe Miller still in the lead, but the drama is heating up. The Da...

Joe Miller On The Issues: What He Has To Say About Guns, Hate Crimes, Social Security And Abortion

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska GOP Senate candidate Joe Miller shocked the political establishment this week with his come-from-nowhere performance in his race against incumb...

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.