Tags: US | Alaska | Senate | Palin | Endorsement

Palin Endorses GOP Challenger in Alaska Senate

Wednesday, 02 Jun 2010 01:48 PM

 

Share:
A    A   |
   Email Us   |
   Print   |
   Forward Article  |
  Copy Shortlink

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has endorsed a challenger to incumbent U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski in the state's Republican primary in August.

Palin on Wednesday issued her support for Fairbanks lawyer Joe Miller on her Facebook page.

Palin writes, "Joe is a true Commonsense Constitutional Conservative, and we're thankful he and his family are willing to offer us a choice in Alaskan leadership."

The Miller and Murkowski campaigns did not have immediate comment Wednesday.

Palin beat Murkowski's father, incumbent Gov. Frank Murkowski, in the GOP primary for Alaska governor in 2006. Palin says there's no bad blood between the two. But she believes "we need a bold reformer who is not afraid to stand up to special interests and take on the tough challenges of our time. Joe Miller has stepped forward."

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
   Email Us   |
   Print   |
   Forward Article  |
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Cruz More Than Doubles Fundraising in 2014's First Three Months

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 10:08 AM

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has more than doubled his fundraising efforts in the first quarter of this year compared  . . .

Dems to Make Issue of Koch Brothers' Flood Insurance Opposition

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 09:48 AM

Democrats are exploring a new attack line against the Koch brothers and Republican allies, telling voters the billionair . . .

GOP Bears Down on Obamacare to Oust Democrats

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 08:19 AM

Even if Obamacare gains traction in the coming months, Republican House members are being advised to continue hammering  . . .

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved