Politics & Government

September 17, 2010

Murkowski takes on tea party, GOP with write-in bid

Pushing back against the nationwide success of the tea party movement, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski announced Friday that she'd pursue an unprecedented write-in bid to hold on to her Senate seat after losing the August Republican primary. However, with her name not on the ballot and without the support of the Republican establishment, the odds aren't in her favor.

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