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Mary Peltola sworn in as 1st Alaska Native in Congress

Sep. 13, 2022 18:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Mary Peltola was sworn in Tuesday night to finish out the remaining months of the term of the late Rep. Don Young, making her the first Alaska Native to serve in Congress and the first woman to hold the seat. “To have a seat at the table is...

Alaska US Senate hopeful drops bid, backs fellow Republican

Sep. 12, 2022 21:00 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A little-known candidate for the U.S. Senate race in Alaska suspended his campaign Monday, hoping not to divide the GOP vote during the general election by throwing his support to a fellow Republican backed by former President Donald Trump. Buzz Kelley, who...

Editorial Roundup: New England

Sep. 09, 2022 11:17 AM EDT

Hearst Connecticut Media. September 8, 2022. Editorial: Plenty of blame on CT health insurance increases In the end, the insurance rate increases approved by the state Insurance Department were not as high as had been feared. They will still take a toll on struggling...

Editorial Roundup: Florida

Sep. 07, 2022 13:22 PM EDT

South Florida Sun Sentinel. August 31, 2022. Editorial: DeSantis’s road show of voter intimidation When Gov. Ron DeSantis brought his campaign of voter intimidation to Fort Lauderdale to hype the arrests of 20 people on voter fraud charges, he called it an...

Palin urges Begich to drop House bid; Begich declines

Sep. 05, 2022 18:31 PM EDT

WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Alaska U.S. House candidate Sarah Palin called on fellow Republican Nick Begich to drop out of the race Monday, holding a news conference in the same place where on a holiday weekend more than a decade ago she announced plans to resign as Alaska's governor. ...

Alaska Natives celebrate Peltola's historic House election

Sep. 01, 2022 21:21 PM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Bernadette Demientieff said she cried when she learned of Democrat Mary Peltola's win in Alaska's U.S. House special election, making Peltola the first Alaska Native to be elected to Congress. “I feel a little bit of relief knowing that somebody will be...

Peltola beats Palin, wins Alaska House special election

Sep. 01, 2022 04:26 AM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Democrat Mary Peltola won the special election for Alaska’s only U.S. House seat on Wednesday, besting a field that included Republican Sarah Palin, who was seeking a political comeback in the state where she was once governor. Peltola, who is Yup’ik and...

Democrat Mary Peltola wins Alaska House special election, defeating Republican Sarah Palin

Aug. 31, 2022 20:24 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Mary Peltola wins Alaska House special election, defeating Republican Sarah Palin.

Today in History: August 29, Katrina strikes Louisiana

Aug. 29, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Aug. 29, the 241st day of 2022. There are 124 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast near Buras, Louisiana, bringing floods that devastated New...

Little-known candidate Kelley advances in Alaska Senate race

Aug. 27, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Buzz Kelley, a Republican candidate who has not reported raising any money, has advanced to the November general election in Alaska's U.S. Senate race. Kelley joins Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Republican Kelly Tshibaka and Democrat Pat Chesbro in advancing...