Murkowski Announces Write-In Campaign

Ending weeks of speculation, Senator Lisa Murkowski announced her plans to run as a write-in candidate after conceding to Republican candidate...

Lisa Announces Decision

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Lisa Murkowski has kept Alaskans in suspense about her possible write in candidacy plans today. She will be making...

Write-In Campaigns No Simple Thing

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage Ken Rudin is NPR’s political editor. He says it’s not easy to run a successful write in campaign. He...

McAdams Focusing on Presenting Self as Positive Candidate

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau While some voters might see the General Election race as an extension – or rerun – or the Republican...

Legislature Takes Look at Post-Secondary Scholarships

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The legislative task force charged with coming up with a way to pay for postsecondary scholarships for some...

Senate Passes Small Business Bill

Libby Casey, APRN - Washington DC The U.S. Senate has passed a bill Democrats say will benefit small businesses.  It cleared the Senate Thursday on...

Small Business Bill Expected to be Welcomed by Private Sector

Len Anderson, KSKA - Anchorage Passage of the small business bill will likely be welcomed by the private sector.  The last debt crisis made lenders...

Murkowski Still Weighing Options

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senator Lisa Murkowski says she’s weighing “Alaska” and its future as she considers whether or not to launch...

Miller, McAdams Debate State’s Economy and the Federal Factor

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The major issue to be argued in this year’s U.S. Senate race is how the winner of the General...

Berkowitz Proposes Lifetime Fishing, Hunting and Trapping Licenses

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Democratic gubernatorial candidate Ethan Berkowitz  announced the second part of his Alaskan Ownership Stake platform in Anchorage today. As...

Walker Won’t Pursue Write-in Candidacy

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Republican Bill Walker says he’s not continuing a run for the governor’s office.   He came in second in the...

Murkowski’s Decision Will Be Announced Friday

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senator Murkowski plans to announce on Friday whether or not she’ll run as a write-in candidate for U.S....

Determining How Voters Make Decisions

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau How voters actually decide who will represent us – at all levels of government – has long been a...

Murkowski, Walker Remain Undecided on Write-In Campaign

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau and Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Congress is returning to Washington, but Senator Lisa Murkowski is not among...

Congress Session May Not Be A Productive One

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Congress is planning a short burst of activity after the long August recess. But as APRN’s Libby Casey...

State House Challenger Concedes to Incumbent

Joe Viechnicki, KFSK – Petersburg The challenger in the Republican primary race for state house district two has conceded the race. Just 142 votes...

Stein, Wilson to Battle for State House District Two

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Sitka Reber Stein is a member of Sitka’s Assembly. He says he would have preferred to be running against Samuelson. “I...

Glenn Beck 9-11 Event Draws Large Crowd

Steve Heimel, APRN - Anchorage Cable television personality Glenn Beck's appearance in Anchorage was a big success.  While not a sell-out, the speaking engagement drew...

State Attempts to Overturn Federal Actions Holding Up Oil Exploration

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Governor Sean Parnell filed another suit against the federal government on Thursday – this time to overturn the federal...

AK Independence Party Says No to Walker

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA - Anchorage The Alaskan Independence Party has selected Michigan Militia founder Norm Olson as its candidate for lieutenant governor. But AIP leaders say...