| 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 1, 2013
| 5:24 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Addressing the belief by some that business concerns are being placed above animal rights concerns, bassist Tony Kanal of the group No Doubt is lobbying against a bill moving through the Indiana General Assembly that would ban...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 1:09 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Which side do you support – animal rights or property rights? A bill that would make it a crime to take photographs or shoot footage without permission inside Indiana farms and businesses has advanced in the Legislature, pitting...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:35 AM
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich ended 2012 with nearly $1 million on hand.
A fundraising disclosure, provided by his campaign, shows the Alaska Democrat raised about $334,000 during the last quarter of the year, and ended the reporting period with about $950,...
| Dec 17, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Talk about strange bedfellows: CNN, which has clung to its “news” image even as it;'s been hammered in the ratings by the opinionators at Fox and MSNBC, announced today it's teaming with the Tea Party Express to co-host a primary debate...