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Murkowski Write In

Come Write-In, Senator

Dan Rather | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Rather

Everyone loves the story of a comeback, and in the world of politics, underdog stories don't get much better or unlikelier than that of Senator Lisa Murkowski.

Alaska Spelling Bee: Miller Sues To Enforce Exact Spelling Of 'Murkowski' In Senate Count

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska — Election workers will begin scrutinizing tens of thousands of ballots in the Alaska Senate race on Wednesday in a scene reminis...

Tea Party Casualty Lisa Murkowkski Wages Establishment Comeback

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska — Against a string of tea party victories, the establishment is fighting back. Its personification is Lisa Murkowski, a U.S. sena...

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...

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...

Tea Party & Palin Caught by Surprise in Alaska

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Weller

For Murkowski, "the gloves are off." Conventional wisdom has it that write-in campaigns are quixotic, but Murkowski made clear she was one woman who wasn't going to quit on Alaska.

Lisa Murkowski Write-In Bid Decision: Alaska Senator Announces Run [UPDATE]

AP | BECKY BOHRER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

JUNEAU, Alaska — In the weeks following her defeat in the GOP primary, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski went back and forth over whether to re-enter the...

Amanda Terkel

Alaska Sen. Mark Begich Warns Lisa Murkowski About A Write-In Campaign | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) plans to announce on Friday whether she will pursue re-election as a write-in candidate, after losing the GOP primary t...

Murkowski v. Miller v. McAdams?

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

So, what would a three-way race in Alaska between a Republican turned Libertarian, a Republican turned Teapartier, and a Democrat look like? One thing is for sure: it will be a Miller-Murkowski bloodbath.