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Senator Dan Sullivan visited  Bethel this week and met with several groups. Photo by Dean Swope / KYUK.

Senator Dan Sullivan visited Bethel this week and met with several groups. Photo by Dean Swope / KYUK.

Senator Dan Sullivan made his first trip to Bethel this week since being sworn into office in January. As the freshman senator sharpens his Washington game, he spoke about his first eight months in office and his vision for rural Alaska policy.

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Dan Sullivan and Lyman Hoffman. Photo from Sullivan campaign.

Dan Sullivan and Lyman Hoffman. Photo from Sullivan campaign.

Y-K Delta State Senator Lyman Hoffman surprised some people when he endorsed Republican Dan Sullivan for US Senate. In an interview Friday, Hoffman explained why he took a stance in the high profile race in which Sullivan is seeking Senator Mark Begich’s job.

Hoffman quickly brings Sullivan’s help in settling a lawsuit against the state, the Kasayulie case, which addressed inequality in school construction spending in rural Alaska.
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Senator Mark Begich speaks with Ivan M. Ivan and Mike Williams at the democrats field office in Bethel. Photo by Ben Matheosn/KYUK.

Senator Mark Begich speaks with Ivan M. Ivan and Mike Williams at the democrats field office in Bethel. Photo by Ben Matheosn/KYUK.

Senator Mark Begich was in Bethel Friday to open up a campaign office in Bethel and kick off efforts to reach Y-K Delta voters.

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