Quick Update: AP, NBC News Call Dan Sullivan Winner in Alaska
Greetings from the National Review cruise, where Gloat-a-Thon 2014 is in full effect.
This morning the Associated Press and NBC News have called the Alaska Senate race for Republican Dan Sullivan, giving the GOP a 53rd Senate seat. But Senator Mark …
Is Dan Sullivan Now Looking Secure in Alaska?
Alaska has a reputation for being particularly difficult to poll — far flung, more cell-phone only households — but some analysts argue that its reputation for defying pollsters’ final results is overstated.
Incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich must be hoping …
Dan Sullivan Hits ‘Both Ways Begich’
The Dan Sullivan for Senate campaign in Alaska is unveiling a new “micro-site” — BothWaysBegich.com — and running a new ad, pointing out that while Alaska senator Mark Begich claims he’s a “thorn in Obama’s side,” he votes with …
NRSC: Look Who Else Is Skipping Official Duties to Attend Fundraisers!
From the first Morning Jolt of the week, a first look at a new NRSC ad hitting the opposition – both President Obama and several Senate candidates – for attending fundraisers and missing official duties:
NRSC: Look Who Else Is …
Reminder: Senator Begich’s Family Lives in Washington, D.C.
Apparently the defenders of embattled Alaska senator Mark Begich want the preeminent issue in this year’s Senate race to be about who lives where. In an attack ad against GOP Senate candidate Dan Sullivan, Put Alaska First sneers that Sullivan …
How Much Influence Does Organizing for Action Have in Red States?
If this really comes to pass, I will be surprised:
Jon Carson, executive director of Organizing for Action, told the Los Angeles Times / Tribune Washington Bureau on Thursday that the group will train its resources against the 45 senators who opposed …
‘A Vote for [Democratic Candidate Here] Is a Vote for Obama’s Failed Agenda.’
More ads unveiled today:
Freedom Partners Action Fund, a free-market Super PAC, is launching a $6.5 million ad campaign designed to deliver a clear closing argument that a vote for the Democratic candidate in several states is a vote for President …
Senator Lisa Murkowski, Team Player
Senator Lisa Murkowski, team player: The Republican senator from Alaska tapes an ad for her fellow GOP challenger against Alaska’s other senator, Mark Begich.
“We are all tired of the negative ads, and I’m especially disappointed by the …
New Poll Gives GOP’s Sullivan Small Lead in Alaska Senate Race
Rasmussen, with the first poll of Alaska’s Senate race since the August 19 GOP primary:
A new Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Alaska Voters shows Republican Dan Sullivan with a 47% to 45% lead over incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich.
The Better Homes and Gardens of Populist Democrats, Part Three
Alaska’s Democratic senator Mark Begich’s first attack ad of the cycle targeted “the billionaire Koch brothers.” His fundraising focuses on the pair relentlessly: “It’s really hard to get an email from Begich without mentioning the Kochs.”
Obama and Red-State Democrats: Perfect Matches!
The National Republican Senatorial Committee marks Valentine’s Day by offering E-lectionHarmony.com, which shows how much Senate Democrats in red and purple states are, in fact, near-perfect matches for President Obama’s agenda. Everybody from Mark Pryor to Mark Udall …
Gun Control Rhetoric Is For Show Without Primary Challenges
Okay, gun control supporters, including President Obama. Let’s see if you’ll put your money where your mouth is. If you’re so totally convinced by that 90 percent poll figure you keep throwing around, if you’re so utterly …