As the list of campaign donors to Sen. Mark Begich’s re-election effort grows to more than 13,000 people, you might recognize some of the names.
Sarah Palin is poised to throw her support behind the Walker-Mallott ticket, bucking her former lieutenant governor, Alaska political blogger Amanda Coyne writes.
Parnell opponent Bill Walker turned to Facebook in an effort to push back against claims that his campaign is politicizing the controversy surrounding the Alaska National Guard.
Gov. Sean Parnell spoke with a few hundred members of the Alaska National Guard during a town-hall meeting at the Alaska National Guard Armory on Sunday to address controversy stemming from a federal investigation into the Guard. Here’s what Parnell had to say:
The formal transfer of Russian America was completed on this day in 1867, the reason we now celebrate Alaska Day. But the $7 million purchase of the state, in fact, may not have been completed if not for bribes handed out by William H. Seward to members of Congress.