Alaska Politics

Political news coverage from the Alaska Public Radio Network.

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC The commission put together by President Obama to look at the BP oil blowout in the Gulf of...

Miller Kelly, KTOO – Juneau No change to a previously approved tuition hike for University of Alaska students starting next school year. Friday morning...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Friday, Governor Parnell affirmed his endorsement of Republican and Tea Party candidate Joe Miller’s bid for the U.S. Senate...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Congressman Don Young is not endorsing a candidate in the U.S. Senate race.  He says he has called...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Fishermen and Alaska Native leaders opposed to the Pebble Mine project are in Washington, D.C. meeting with officials...

Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Scott McAdams spent the last two days campaigning and fundraising in Fairbanks. Yesterday,...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senator Lisa Murkowski prevailed in Washington on Wednesday, hanging on to her job as the top Republican...

Dan Bross, KUAC – Fairbanks and Annie Feidt, APRN – Anchorage Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller defends his acceptance of federal farm subsidies...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The two major party candidates for governor faced each other in Juneau on Wednesday in a debate before the...

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage The leadership of three Alaska Native Corporations, Southcentral’s Cook Inlet Region Incorporated or CIRI, Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, ...

Matt Miller, KTOO – Juneau Today, Governor Sean Parnell announced this year’s Permanent Fund Dividend. Parnell and other administration members announced the amount in the...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senate Republicans will likely strip Senator Murkowski of her ranking position on the Energy Committee, as punishment for...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senate Democrats lost their attempt today to take up a major military bill that includes allowing the repeal...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Ethan Berkowitz wants to make cuts to a very small portion of the state’s revenue – in exchange...

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Several Alaska Native leaders are backing Lisa Murkowski’s write buy cheap kamagra uk in campaign bid to hold onto...

The political prospects for Democratic Senate nominee Scott McAdams suddenly improved when his expected opponent, Lisa Murkowski, lost the primary election.  If you...

Len Anderson, KSKA - Anchorage The Gubernatorial candidates faced off yesterday at an Anchorage business luncheon. Both Republican Sean Parnell and Democrat Ethan Berkowitz...

Libby Casey, APRN - Washington DC Two of Alaska’s candidates for U.S. Senate took to the national airwaves this weekend – throwing punches and setting...

Ed Ronco, KCAW – Sitka Democratic Senate Nominee Scott McAdams watched Friday’s live coverage of Murkowski’s announcement with a group of his supporters in...

Len Anderson, KSKA – Anchorage Senator Lisa Murkowski’s announced write-in campaign even became a topic at today’s Gubernatorial candidate panel at the Anchorage Chamber...