| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:32 PM
SEATTLE — Sarah Palin’s last elective position in Alaska ended early when in 2009 she abandoned the governorship midway through her first term.
But tea party activists appear eager for a comeback, urging supporters to contribute money toward...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Taking videos and photos at farms and factories without permission would become illegal under a proposal endorsed Thursday by an Indiana House committee despite objections from critics who say it would punish whistleblowers and...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 12:40 PM
The second day of the 2012 Alaska Federation of Natives convention was highlighted by a speech from Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who addressed delegates in Anchorage for her 10th time as a senator Friday.
Murkowski took the stage at the Dena’ina Center...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 11:40 AM
As longtime state Republican Party Chair Randy Ruedrich moved toward the end of his tenure Saturday, dramatic events surrounded a convention where an apparent Ron Paul supporter will replace him.
Russ Millette and Debbie Brown were elected as the...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:27 PM
At Alaska’s Republican Party Convention in April, there was a push for change – change that wasn’t happening fast enough for some of the party’s newly elected officials, who may get their way on Saturday.
Russ Millette, the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:26 AM
A Superior Court Judge has issued a final judgment in the lawsuit stemming from the 2010 U.S. Senate campaign in Alaska, bringing an end to the case.
The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (http://is.gd/QHLH7x) says Judge Stephanie Joannides has accepted the...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:36 PM
The head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce-- the nation's premier group representing business interests -- said Thursday that he believes the U.S. Senate will pass the Law of the Sea Treaty during its next session.
Despite Tom Donahue's prediction, the...
| Mar 3, 2012
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Former U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller is challenging the use of reporter privilege by blogger Andrew Halcro, saying the former state representative isn't a journalist and shouldn't be able to withhold his sources of information....
| Aug 28, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Also Shaun Donovan, Sen. Mary Landrieu and Mayor Mitch Landrieu....
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Itâ€™s always been a political curiosity that red states â€“ the ones that vote Republican and tend to complain more about taxes â€“ generally get the biggest checks from the federal government, far more than what they contribute in taxes, while the...
| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by Mike Memoli The possibility of a real three-way race for Alaska's U.S. Senate seat disappeared this morning as the state's Libertarian party has ruled out replacing their current nominee with Sen. Lisa Murkowski. "Let's put this to rest: it's......