Harsh Ad Gives Begich Re-Election Bid a Hiccup

By Becky Bohrer & Philip Elliott - September 5, 2014

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JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- Sen. Mark Begich's re-election bid was going better than his fellow Democrats had hoped. That was, until his campaign ran an inflammatory ad that he was forced to pull off the air. With one 30-second commercial about a hideous crime, the freshman senator complicated his campaign prospects and inspired Republicans to take a new look at whether the race in Alaska should be...

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