Nathaniel Herz, Anchorage Daily News

Nathaniel Herz, Anchorage Daily News
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Some of Alaska’s US House candidates are millionaires. Another is paying off student loans.

Newly filed financial disclosures reveal huge wealth disparities that are shaping the special election between 48 candidates for the state’s sole U.S. House seat.
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As some question her commitment, Palin says she’s never left Alaska

Few political insiders doubt that Palin will win enough votes in Alaska’s new nonpartisan primary system to finish in the top four, which would advance her to the August general election to finish Young’s term.