Alaska

State: Alaska Type of election: Caucus How it works: 24 delegates are at stake and are awarded proportionately. Official election results: Alaska Division of Elections Republican candidates: Newt Gingrich, Ron Paul, Mitt Romney and Rick Read more...
Ed Schultz spoke to historian and Professor Doug Brinkley about the heated exchange he had this week at a House Natural Resources Committee hearing where Brinkley got into it with "Corrupt Bastards Club" member, Alaska Rep. Don Young after Young Read more...
In recent years, state pension funds and other social insurance funds lost $477 billion dollars. One of the key reasons for the decline was the recession, a direct result of conservative policies and a huge decline in tax revenues and other fees to Read more...
I read Joe McGinniss’ The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin. I read the whole thing. Cover to cover. It was not sensational. It was not tabloid-esque. It was not trash. It was what the cover claimed – the search for the real Sarah Palin. Read more...
The San Francisco Chronicle captured video of an Iowa fairgoer last week confronting Todd Palin. "We're from Alaska," the woman told him. "We were sick when she quit." "What would you recommend doing when you got $600,000, $700,000 of debt Read more...

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Well, here's an interesting little email (PDF) in the newly-released Sarah Palin collection. In late June, 2008 around the time oil prices skyrocketed due to what we now understand to be rampant speculation, Koch Industries reached out to Read more...
Ed Rollins is a longtime Republican operative who back in 2009 had this to say about Sarah Palin: Ed Rollins on Sarah Palin quitting: It was a disaster and insulting He started his career in politics back in the days of Nixon to Reagan and Read more...
We know Rep. Don Young of Alaska was not one of the two Republicans who forgot to take the oath of office on Jan. 6. But the question bears asking anyway: Does Young need to reaffirm his oath to the Constitution? We've been wondering because Read more...
The details about Schaeffer Cox, the Alaska militiaman arrested in a plot to kill and kidnap state troopers and local judges, are starting to emerge -- and they have a distinctly familiar ring to them. From the Fairbanks Daily Read more...
It's hard to say why it happened, but all of a sudden Bill O'Reilly decided last night to stop tossing Sarah Palin the usual softball questions and Hannity Jobs she's become accustomed to during her tenure at Fox News. He asked her to finally Read more...