How Alaska's Senate Race Could Spell an All-Nighter

We won't get an early verdict from the Last Frontier. Will it matter?

U.S. Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK) speaks during a hearing before the Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Relations, and the District of Columbia of Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee November 6, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The hearing was focused on 'One Year Later: Examining the Ongoing Recovery from Hurricane Sandy.'

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Alaska's Senate race won't go to a runoff, like Louisiana's will or Georgia's might. And there isn't the possibility of an independent winning, like in Kansas, to complicate predictions of which party will win a majority.

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