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Com 107 Paper Outline Zach Schatz General Information: What happened in my particular race, you had the Tea Party Express,  this California-based group, come in at the last minute in a campaign, run a  mudslinging, smear - just a terrible, terrible - campaign with lies and  fabrications and mischaracterizations,” Murkowski told CNN’s Candy  Crowley in an exclusive interview. “They came in, dumped $600,000 into a  small market here in Alaska, and they absolutely clearly influenced the  outcome.” -  http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2010/09/19/murkowski-i-was-victim-of-smear-campaign/   Lisa Murkowski -  http://www.whorunsgov.com/Profiles/Lisa_Murkowski   Current Position – US Senator (since 2003) Career History -  Alaska House of Representatives (1998-2002); Practicing  Attorney (1989-1998);Anchorage District Court Clerk Attorney (1987-1989) Committees –   (ranking member);  Health,   Education, Labor and Pensions Indian Affairs Appropriations 2002 Election Race – said they should raise taxes to makeup for budget  shortfall, Republican conservatives were not happy (won election by 57 votes) December 20, 2002 – appointed father’s senate seat after he’d served for 22  years o “The Republican-controlled  Alaska  legislature had recently passed a  law that stated the incoming governor would appoint a successor if a  Senate vacancy occurred rather than the outgoing chief executive —  which in this case was Gov. Tony Knowles (D). Frank Murkowski said  he wanted his successor to have legislative experience but be young  enough to serve for many years.” 2004 Election Race o Opponents questioned her conservatism 
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