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Sullivan beats tea party in Alaska GOP Senate race

Former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan became the latest mainstream Republican to turn back a tea party challenger, winning the Alaska GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Alaska, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Government

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Lucianne.com

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The Ebola outbreak continues to spiral out of control amid reports of looting at a Liberian health center and the isolation of a traveler from Sierra Leone here in the U.S. The virus has killed at least 1,145 and sickened 982 more, according to numbers released Friday by the World Health Organization.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Washington Examiner

EXography: Hope and change? Congressional re-election rates bolster status quo

Democratic Congressmen John Dingell, John Conyers and Charlie Rangel have all served in the House of Representatives for well over 40 consecutive years.

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Republican, Orrin Hatch, Chuck Grassley, US House of Representatives

Albany Times Union

US Senate race draws focus in Alaska

Tea party conservatives hope to make Republican primary magic again Tuesday, with a victory by Joe Miller in Alaska's U.S. Senate race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, Alaska Government

ABC News

The Primary Primer: 5 Races to Watch in Alaska and Wyoming

WHO'S ON THE BALLOT? Today, voters cast ballots in Alaska and Wyoming . The marquee race to watch is a three-way bitter GOP Senate primary in our nation's 49th state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Lisa Murkowski, Democrat, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Ohio

KIMO

US Congressman Don Young Visits Childrens' Lunchbox Location

The typical thought process is that kids go home during the summer and a parent is there to feed them.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

National Journal

Ethics Probe of Petri Announced

Without commenting on details, the House Ethics Committee on Monday said it is reviewing a matter involving Rep. Tom Petri-something the Wisconsin Republican himself requested amid questions of a potential conflict over his advocacy for a defense contractor in his district in which he owned stock.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Linda Sanchez, Democrat

The Hill

Study: Many tribal libraries lack broadband

At least two-fifths of Native American libraries don't have broadband Internet access, according to a study released this month, though the actual number could be as high as 89 percent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Anna Eshoo, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Tom Cole

Roll Call

HOH: Don Young Inches Closer to Remarrying

As first reported by the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner , the Alaska Republican - who lost his wife of more than 40 years, Lu Young, in 2009 - stepped out with his longtime companion Anne Walton over the weekend and officially used the "f" word.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Washington Post

In the Loop: Rep. Don Young, 81, engaged to marry

Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, leaves a closed-door Republican strategy session dealing with the the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, July 31, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Liberal Political News

KTOO-TV Juneau

Democrat Forrest Dunbar hopes to challenge Young

Anchorage Democrat Forrest Dunbar is hoping to challenge Don Young for Alaska's lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Madeleine Bordallo, Democrat, US Politics, Republican, Alaska, Sitka, AK, Cordova, AK, American University

The Wall Street Journal

Congressional Candidates Opt Out of the Foreign-Policy Discussion

Congressional candidates have for the most part focused on home-state issues in their campaign ads.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Congressman Don Young: Why I'm voting 'No on One'

OPINION: SB 21 reformed our oil tax system in a way that drives new investments and provides a stable economic climate for our many industries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alaska, Ted Stevens, US Senate, Alaska Government, Mike Gravel

The Navajo Times

Navajo lawmaker seeks better deal on land divide

Navajo lawmaker Edmund Yazzie got the land split off a Tribal Council agenda, saying he could get a better deal.

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Related Topix: Representative Ben Ray Lujan, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Fort Wingate, NM, Gallup, NM, Susana Martinez, US Governors, Republican

Fri Aug 15, 2014

KIMO

US Congressman Don Young Visits Childrens' Lunchbox Location

The typical thought process is that kids go home during the summer and a parent is there to feed them.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Homer Tribune

Don't be surprised in the voting booth next Tuesday

The Primary Election ballot for Aug. 19 asks voters to decide five races and one proposition.

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Related Topix: Homer, AK, US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Alaska

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Court upholds former congressional staffer's convi...

A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday upheld the conviction of a former House of Representatives staff member for receiving gifts from disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff's firm including baseball World Series tickets and a visit to a strip club.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Roll Call

Portraits of Committee Chairmen: They're Up the Wall

No, the former chairman is not roaming the room per se, clinging to the halcyon days of wielding the gavel.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Mica, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Robert B. Simpson: Power and abuse

North Carolina school teachers have had it rough for a while. Most have not had a raise in five years.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Alaskan, Barbara Boxer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US Military, Fort Benning, US Army, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Alaska Journal of Commerce

Air Force names Eielson as preferred location for F-35s

The U.S. Air Force announced Eielson Air Force Base is its preferred location for two new squadrons of F-35 fighters Aug. 7, less than a year after the base avoided losing an F-16 squadron.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Eielson Air Force Base, US News, US Politics, Alaska, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, US House of Representatives

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