- Obama military downsizing leaves U.S. too weak to counter global threats, panel finds
- Sen. Tom Coburn vows to slow down budget-busting bills ahead of recess
- Obama fantasizes about more executive power, signs new order on federal contractors
- Clintons call Klein, Halper, Kessler ‘a Hat Trick of despicable actors’: report
- Boehner accuses Obama of ‘legacy of lawlessness’
- Pro-marijuana group claims responsibility for Brooklyn Bridge flag swap
- Young adults shun Obamacare mostly due to cost: survey
- Stabbing attack on transgender girl, 15, was ‘bias motivated,’ police say
- LGBT adults still lean overwhelmingly toward Democratic Party
- Lawmakers rattled by Syria genocide horrors, call on Obama to act
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Topic - Mark Begich
The road to a Republican majority in the Senate could hinge on what happens in Alaska, where Sen. Mark Begich is fighting for his political life and, like other vulnerable Democrats, is trying to distance himself from President Obama and some of Mr. Obama's unpopular policies.
Crossroads GPS is running a new television against Alaska Sen. Mark Begich, knocking the Democrat for supporting Obamacare.
This year's U.S. Senate race in Alaska is the first major race here in the super PAC era. Independent expenditure groups, which can raise and spend unlimited amounts of money, and other outside groups are running ads or reserving air time ahead of the Aug. 19 primary.
Members of Alaska's congressional delegation said the resignation of U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki alone won't solve the problems within the beleaguered VA system.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is poking fun at one of his Republican rivals, suggesting Dan Sullivan's campaign spots show how effective Begich has been.
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich was reserving judgment on whether Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki should resign amid allegations of problems, including delayed medical care, at VA facilities across the country.
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Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is launching "Republicans for Begich" as part of his campaign's outreach effort.
The Karl Rove-backed Crossroads GPS is running a new ad in Alaska, suggesting Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has not done enough in response to problems within the Department of Veterans Affairs.
A national conservative group says it's spending $300,000 on ads painting U.S. Sens. Mark Begich and Mark Pryor as "parroting" statements by President Barack Obama about the federal health care law.
The conservative Club for Growth announced a $300,000 ad buy Tuesday that aligns Democratic Senate incumbents with President Obama's flawed promise that "if you like your plan, you can keep it" under the new health care law.
U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has introduced legislation aimed at protecting voting rights for Alaska Natives and American Indians.
I am so very proud of Sen. Mark Begich, Alaska Democrat, for joining Senate Republicans in calling for an audit of the Federal Reserve.
Don't expect fireworks when the state Democratic Party convention gets underway in Nome on Thursday - there will be no real drama among the top-ticket races.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich has a new ad, touting his commitment to Alaska veterans.
"Keep your hatred out of our state," Begich said.
Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, who said in a release that unlike for most visitors to Alaska, those representing Westboro will not have a welcome mat rolled out for them.