Begich Makes His Announcement On A Senate Run

Sen. Mark Begich


Mark Begich announced he would not run as a write-in candidate for U.S. Senate this morning on the Rick Rydell radio program on AM 650 KENI.

Here is the full audio of his announcement and talk with Rydell:


In addition to saying he wouldn’t run for senate this year, Begich also did not endorse any other candidate and said that he wasn’t ready to say whether he would run for governor in 2018.


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Casey Reynolds
Reynolds served as communications director for the Alaska Republican Party from 2008-2011. He left the Party in 2011 to host his own popular morning radio political talk show on AM750 / FM103.7 KFQD. Reynolds now runs The Midnight Sun (, crowned by the Anchorage Press as “Alaska’s best political blog.”
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