(excerpt from) AP/NY Times
Alaska: It’s Official. Murkowski Won.
by The Associated Press / December 30, 2010
Senator Lisa Murkowski was officially named the winner of the state’s Senate race Thursday, after a period of legal fights and limbo that lasted longer than the write-in campaign she waged…
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