AK Sen: Miller Falls Behind Murkowski, McAdams in Polls; Race Could Go Anywhere

By: Friday October 29, 2010 2:40 pm

The Scott McAdams campaign decided Wednesday evening to initially feed the results of the Hays Research poll, the first to show Joe Miller in dead last place, to the blogosphere. Influential Alaska media outlets have openly declared for Lisa Murkowski, and the campaign felt it would be better to give initial spin to new media than to outlets who might spin the poll results adversely to McAdams’ campaign, which gained new wind in its sails Thursday as a result of the fresh breeze.


The Last Guy to Beat Joe Miller Has Some Advice for the Next Guy to Beat “Joe the Teabagger”

By: Thursday September 2, 2010 6:10 pm

Alaska State representative David Guttenberg (D- 8th District) beat teabagger Joe Miller in 2004. Here’s a bit of his advice to Sitka Mayor Scott McAdams, who is tightening the race against Miller:

Delaware Senate Race Shows Conservatives’ Candidate Calculus

By: Wednesday July 28, 2010 3:55 pm

Staunch conservative Christine O’Donnell is challenging Rep. Mike Castle (R-DE at large) for the Republican nomination for the Delaware Senate seat formerly held by Joe Biden. Despite Castle being the establishment choice with a good chance of winning in a blue state, O’Donnell has lined up impressive endorsements from powerful conservative organizations, including the Susan B. Anthony List, Tea Party Express and Concerned Women for America. Seeing conservatives wrestle with which candidate is the best choice for advancing their policy goals is a great way for the progressive community to understand the policy and economics of primary challenges.

Astroturf Express Calls “Tea Party” Candidate a Fraud

By: Monday March 29, 2010 7:15 pm

Now, it’s extremely rich to see the Tea Party Express accuse someone else of being a fraud. The term could not be applied more perfectly to anyone but them. In reality, the Tea Party Express is composed of California-based Republican political consultants, cashing in on the name “Tea Party” for personal gain. In fact, over two-thirds of their PAC money, over $850,000, went directly to their political consulting firm.

Utah Taxpayers Duped into Providing Free Police Services for Tea Party Express Fundraising Event?

By: Sunday March 28, 2010 7:00 pm

The Tea Party Express sails into town in their huge buses, suck up taxpayer services and hold their event in public parks all the while screaming about the need to cut taxes and reduce government services.

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