Alaskans Stand Together
eNews | Alaskans Standing Together | Issue #5 | October 25, 2010

Alaska newspapers endorse Lisa

Three Alaska newspapers, including the state's largest daily, have endorsed U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski.

The Juneau Empire, Alaska Newspapers Inc., which publishes numerous weeklies, and Alaska's largest daily, The Anchorage Daily News, talk about the value of her seniority.

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24-year veteran:
"Lisa is our greatest ally"

By Rachel Saxby, Major,
US Army Individual Ready Reserve (inactive)

Rachel Saxby

Rachel Saxby is a Major in the US Army Individual Ready Reserve (inactive). Use of her military rank, job titles and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Department of the Army or the Department of Defense

As a 24-year veteran, I would like to set the record straight on Senator Lisa Murkowski's contributions to the U.S. military. Our senior Senator is our greatest ally.

I have spent the past quarter century with the Alaska National Guard, Alaskan Command, the 10th Mountain Division Headquarters (Afghanistan), U.S. Army Garrison-Alaska, and U.S. Army Europe. My most challenging assignment was the development and command of the Medical Retention Processing Unit/Warrior Transition Unit at Fort Richardson. From June 2005 to November 2007, I commanded more than 200 active and reserve component soldiers with injuries or illnesses related to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Senator Murkowski was my partner. She listened to the concerns of the soldiers, identified barriers and battled complacency at all levels to raise the bar on how we care for soldiers and veterans.

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GOP official calls for party
to stop false mailers

A Republican Party official has filed a complaint over a series of mailings the Alaska Republican Party has sent in support of Joe Miller.

Carol Brenckle, Chair District 33, sent the complaint to the Alaska Republican Party Executive Committee and Rules Committee.

Here is the complaint:

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"I’m standing with Lisa"

Jack Ferguson

"No one in the state has the time to watch our economy erode while Joe Miller shows us what he learned in law school about the U.S. Constitution. Nor do we want to take a chance on Scott McAdams' learning curve and freshman status."

– Jack Ferguson, Former chief of staff to Sen. Ted Stevens and Rep. Don Young


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