U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan is calling on incumbent Mark Begich to sign a pledge to discourage outside groups from running political ads in the race.
Ninety-nine percent of veterans seeking medical appointments from the Anchorage VA are seen within 30 days.
Former Fort Richardson soldier Bowe Bergdahl was released over the weekend from nearly five years in captivity in Afghanistan.
Begich said officials from the top down will be held accountable when Shenseki’s VA report comes out.
A U.S. Senate panel yesterday moved to require labeling for genetically modified salmon, if it’s approved for sale in this country.
With their platform set and candidates for most major races in place, the Democrats face a summer of heavy campaigning in preparation for the fall.
In Sen. Ted Stevens’ day, Alaska thrived on earmarks, the congressional practice of directing federal dollars to home-state projects.
The state’s Libertarian Party is not so big. Its membership has hovered around 7,000 voters since the Division of Elections began tracking their registration in the late 1990s.