Hometown, Alaska: A Conversation With Senator Mark Begich

U.S. Senator Mark Begich will join host Kathleen McCoy in the Hometown Alaska studio.  What does life in Alaska look like after earmarks? Does he approve of the way the potential federal government shutdown was handled? What are the odds today of a successful gas line for Alaska? What’s it like to be a Democrat in a state that doesn’t like Democrats? What is his highest priority as Senator? Does the good Senator miss his hometown? This and more will be on tap when Senator Mark Begich joins host Kathleen McCoy on Hometown, Alaska Wednesday at 2. Call or email to add your questions and speak with the Senator!

Photo by Josh Edge, APRN – Anchorage: Senator Mark Begich speaks with Hometown, Alaska host Kathleen McCoy after the show on April 20, 2011.

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HOST: Kathleen McCoy, independent journalist


LIVE: Wed, April 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m.

REPEAT: Wed, April 20, 2011 2010 at 7:00 p.m.


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