A historic agreement pushed by U.S. Senator Mark Begich allows veterans in rural Alaska to receive health care from local clinics. Preventing them from being forced to travel to Anchorage or even Seattle. Begich’s latest ad is filmed in Wainwright, Alaska.
Senate Democrats, facing election challenges to their majority, continued to stockpile campaign money during the second fundraising quarter of the year, new figures show.
At least two incumbent Democrats who could see tough re-election contests in 2014 – Minnesota Sen. Al Franken and Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina — collected about $2 million each from April 1 through June 30.
Three Democrats seeking re-election in GOP strongholds raised roughly $1 million or more. Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana led the way, collecting $1.7 million compared with $1.1 million raised by her best-known Republican rival, Rep. Bill Cassidy of Baton Rouge.
Democratic Sens. Mark Pryor of Arkansas and Mark Begich of Alaska announced raising $1.2 million and nearly $1 million, respectively.
Sarah Palin’s divisive rhetoric, inflammatory comments, and extreme policies have had a negative impact on our country. Now, the half-term governor and Tea Party idol is considering a run for the Senate.
Sarah Palin “quit on Alaska” as governor and “ has lost touch” with her home state, Sen. Mark Begich told POLITICO.
The Democratic senator said Palin, who said Tuesday she’s considering challenging him for his seat in 2014, might not even be a resident of Alaska and is someone he won’t take seriously unless she emerges from a competitive Republican primary.