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Alaska Sen. Mark Begich
Retracts Controversial Ad

Daily Caller, by Chuck Ross

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Posted By:StormCnter, 9/3/2014 10:32:42 AM

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich is retracting a television ad that an Alaska family said was exploiting a tragedy for political purposes, according to KTVA in Anchorage. The controversy began Friday when Begich published a TV spot which blamed his opponent, former state attorney general Dan Sullivan, for reducing the sentence of Jerry Active, a 25-year-old man accused of murdering an Anchorage couple and sexually assaulting their 2-year-old granddaughter on May 25, 2013. In a rebuttal ad, Sullivan vehemently denied Begich’s accusation, pointing out that he was not attorney general in Jan. 2009 when Active committed a series of crimes

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The L-Dotter who wants us all to vote for the Democrat in these elections, you´re willing to extend that enthusiasm to even a sleaze like Begich?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: horacer, 9/3/2014 10:41:57 AM     (No. 9991775)

The damage is done. Begich shot himself in the foot. The next Rasmussen poll should be very interesting.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Avanti1, 9/3/2014 11:12:03 AM     (No. 9991826)

Begich would never have been elected except for the egregious prosecutorial misconduct that led to the illegitimate conviction of Senator Ted Stevens. The conviction was vacated after Begich had won due to dirty Alaska politics.

Begich is a dirty politician and does not deserve reelection.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 9/3/2014 11:14:18 AM     (No. 9991828)

Begich is only in Congress because he used the tragedy of his fathers, Nick Begich (D) Alaska, fatal plane crash to get elected. He really hasn´t done a thing worthwhile.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kofcfn, 9/3/2014 11:26:41 AM     (No. 9991845)

Last ekectuib cycle the Republicans couldn´t fin a candidate that didn´t put their foot in the mouth. This time its the Democrats turn.

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