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And of the guard in Alaska where -- candidate most people had never heard of this recently as a month ago is now arguing for something the state isn't used it.
Correspondent Dan Springer is in Anchorage -- that story.
We -- approach that we have.
It's very much want to have bipartisan until all of this is the face and platform of Alaska's Republican nominee in the race for US senator.
Basically bringing control back to the state.
Basically minimizing the power of the federal government.
All political dynasty ended last night when incumbent US senator Lisa Murkowski thanked her supporters.
And conceded the Republican primary -- first time candidate Joe Miller we know that we still have outstanding votes to count in this primary.
But based on where we are right now it I don't see a scenario.
Where the primary will turn out in my favor.
Murkowski was appointed to the senate eight years ago by her father frank who left the -- when he was elected governor.
Frank Murkowski lost in the Republican primary then mayor of Wasilla Sarah Palin.
Who also played a major role in -- defeat.
After the former governor and vice presidential nominee back Miller at Tea Party express jumped into.
Spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on campaign ads painting Lisa Murkowski is being too liberal.
Be leaving internal polls that showed her with a double digit lead mortals he never did go negative.
I'm so proud of the campaign and we connect it.
It was honest it winds up right -- wise.
It was energetic.
He was white campaigning in Alaska she'd -- But over the last week as the absentee ballots were being counted to decide the winner things got nasty.
Miller accused -- -- vote tampering criticize the national Republican senatorial committee for sending a -- to -- Murkowski.
While she called him a paranoid rookie in bowing out last night Murkowski did not endorse Miller or take questions from the media.
Miller -- Yale Law School grad in Iraq War vet thank Pailin and the Tea Party and believes the Republican Party will come together in November.
I think we're going forward -- unified way it's my understanding god that they in our SRC endorsed outside yesterday.
And -- Miller is gonna need Republican Party unity he is by no means she'll win against the Democrats comic -- in the -- a general election race.
But for now at least -- Tea Party can celebrate a sweet.
And surprising victory Brett.
Dan Springer live and Anchorage tonight.
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