New Dan Sullivan ad gleefully mocks Mark Begich’s pathetic snowmobile prowess. #aksen
Stuff just got real in the Alaska Senate race. RT @Nat_Herz: New Dan Sullivan ad features snowmachiner making fun of Mark Begich's snowmachining: https://t.co/NsMyMD1lom #ThisIsAlaska— Ryan Williams (@RyanGOP) September 17,
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Mark Begich: one of the 97%. Also, poised to lose in Alaska, at this point.
Actually, based on net worth the man’s almost certainly not part of the Occupy movement’s (remember them*?) vaunted 99%, but that number represents something much more relevant: … 97%. That’s the amount
When Your Base Becomes Your Enemy
Throughout primary season, the National Republican Senatorial Committee in alliance with groups like the Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Partnership have treated the Republican base as their enemy. Running
Sen. Mark Begich (D, Alaska) pays female staffers 71% of what he pays male ones.
Last month it came out that Democratic Senator Mark Begich – who made a big splash pounding the table and shouting about gender pay inequality – doesn’t practice what he
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Alaska: Dan Sullivan wins! …And Dan Sullivan wins!
AoSHQ Decision Desk has the results in the Alaska Senate race, where former Alaska Attorney General Dan Sullivan won in a fairly-evenly match field of four. Meanwhile, I am told
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Alaska’s Mark Begich uses Lisa Murkowski as an endorsement
Yesterday my colleague, Leon Wolf, posted a story titled Democrats of an Unknown Party Affiliation in which he notes the growing phenomenon, in what is shaping up to be a wave
Mead Treadwell for Alaska
In the Alaska Senate race, I’m going with Mead Treadwell, the Lt. Governor. This puts me at odds with some of my friends on the right. But I think Mead
Mark Begich, carpetbagger.
Hey, I’m just following the same rules that Begich stalking horse Put America First PAC is trying to implement: “A Super PAC in support of Sen. Mark Begich (D., Alaska)
Assessing the 2014 Senate Races- Part 1: The West and Midwest
The following is an assessment of the state of the Senate races for 2014 by region starting out west. In Hawaii, Democratic incumbent Brian Schatz will face a primary fight
Alaska’s LT GOV Mead Treadwell to run for Senate in 2014.
Well, this should be interesting: Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell (R) announced Tuesday that he will officially challenge Sen. Mark Begich (D) in 2014, transitioning from an exploratory committee to
Mitt Romney still doesn’t understand why he lost the election
Mitt Romeny is still totally clueless when it comes to the issue of understanding just exactly how and why he lost the election. The Romney campaign was a combination of
2014 Gubernatorial Races: An Early Take- Part 1
This is the first of an eight part series on gubernatorial races in 2014 and where they stand at this point in time. Overall, Republican successes have been greater at
The Senate 2014- State of the Races, Part 1
The Senate elections in 2014 present yet another unique opportunity for the GOP to gain control of that body in Congress. Of the 33 races, 19 seats are held by
Dishonest Environmental Scientists Have Pretty Much Killed Earth Day
Eco-Scare Has Been Done To Death It was a damp, rainy Saturday in the land of Global Warming and vapid, rentier capitalism. My little boy and
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Washington Post: Mark Begich (D) is terrified of the NRA.
Well, that’s what the WaPo wanted to say: Sen Mark Begich declared a “sea change” in the politics of gun control immediately after the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., telling