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Alaska

Spotted: Dunleavy gets prime seat by Trump at Republican Convention on final night | #alaska | #politics

Donald Trump asked Gov. Mike Dunleavy to sit with him on Thursday night, just before Trump was to give his acceptance speech to the Republican National Convention. Photo credit: Carmela Warfield. Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy was seated three seats from former President Donald Trump on Thursday evening at the Republican National Convention, in the first […]

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Mayor

Gov. Beshear, AG Coleman, Mayor Greenberg tweet statement after former President Trump shot at rally

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear, Attorney General Russell Coleman, and Louisville Mayor Craig Greenberg tweeted statements after former President Donald Trump was shot at a rally in Pennsylvania. “Britainy and I are praying for the safety and health of the former president. Violence is never the answer. Never,” Beshear’s tweet read. “Praying […]

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Alaska

Sullivan: Trump will restore peace through strength | #alaska | #politics

U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan said that the leaders whom he spoke with at the recent North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit agree that the world is now consumed by chaos. In a column in Friday’s Wall Street Journal, Sullivan pointed out that dictators in Russia, China, Iran, and North Korea are working to undermine the free […]

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Alaska

Breaking: Alaska’s U.S. Judge Joshua Kindred resigns | #alaska | #politics

It has not been announced by the U.S. Court in a press release, but it shows up on the court’s website: Alaska’s U.S. District Court Judge Joshua Kindred has resigned, effective July 8.  Kindred was appointed by President Donald Trump in 2019 to serve as a judge for the District of Alaska. He is a […]

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Arkansas

Sanders suggests she’ll keep Arkansas job over role in Trump’s second term

Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders (R) indicated she will keep her role as governor over a spot in the Trump administration should he win reelection in November. When asked in an interview with Talk Business & Politics last week if she would accept a role in the Trump administration, if asked, Sanders said, “I love […]

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Mayor

CT’s longest serving mayor has a lot to uphold in his town

It’s not the Connecticut town’s motto but it could be: When you find something you like, stick with it. Under Republican Mayor Robert J. Chatfield the tiny town of Prospect has gone from about 4,000 residents to 9,800 and from about 1,700 homes to 3,400. It didn’t happen overnight, but then again neither has Chatfield’s […]

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Alaska

Fritz Pettyjohn: Let the good times roll – again | #alaska | #politics

By FRITZ PETTYJOHN When I got to Alaska in 1969, the smell of money was in the air. Prudhoe Bay’s oil had just been discovered.  People didn’t know how big it was, but everyone thought it would be big, really big.  A poor Democratic state was going to get rich, and Republican, and I wanted to […]

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Alaska

Alaska Republicans back Trump after historic conviction in hush money case | #alaska | #politics

MAGA hats are placed at a table during the Alaska Republican Party convention on April 19 at the Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage. (Loren Holmes / ADN) Alaska Republicans are calling the conviction of former President Donald Trump a “travesty” after he was found guilty Thursday of falsifying business records in a scheme to influence […]

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Arkansas

Trump found guilty, Arkansas GOP backs presidential run amidst controversy

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Former president Donald Trump has been found guilty on all felony counts in his hush money trial. On May 1, multiple Arkansas legislators announced their support for his 2024 presidential campaign. Among those were Senator John Boozman, Congressman French Hill, Steve Womack, Bruce Westerman, Senate Pro Tempore Bart Hester, Speaker of […]

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Alaska

Tim Murtaugh, who went from jail to Air Force One with Trump, makes his ’24 prediction on the Must Read Alaska Show | #alaska | #politics

By JOHN QUICK In this episode of the Must Read Alaska Show, host John Quick sits down with Tim Murtaugh, the former communications director for the 2020 Trump reelection campaign. Tim shares his incredible journey from waking up in a jail cell in Fairfax County, Virg., to flying on Air Force One with President Donald […]

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