Nels Anderson

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Nels Anderson was a Democratic candidate for the Senate in Alaska

Nels Anderson was a Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the Senate in Alaska. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge incumbent Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska). He did not appear on the ballot for primary elections which took place on August 26, 2008. [1] [2]

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Positions, record and controversies

Bio

2008 elections

Anderson was seeking the Democratic nomination to challenge Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Alaska) in the 2008 congressional elections.[3][4] He did not appear on the ballot for primary elections which took place on August 26, 2008. [1] [2]

Money in politics

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Committees and affiliations

Committees

Anderson will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

Affiliations

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Contact

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 “Alaska 2008 General Election,"The Green Papers, August 27, 2008
  2. 2.0 2.1 Rachel Kapochunas, "Young Leads (Barely) in Alaska Primary Count, as Stevens Survives",CQ Politics, August 27, 2008
  3. 2008 Race Tracker page on Alaska’s Senate Race
  4. Kyle Hopkins, "Some call Stevens vulnerable", Anchorage Daily News," June 1, 2007.

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