GOP: Murkowski to Lose Committee Position
4:28 PM, Sep 21, 2010 • By MARY KATHARINE HAM
Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who has launched a write-in bid for reelection after being beaten by Tea Party favorite Joe Miller in the Alaska Republican primary, will lose her committee position tomorrow, according to Senate Republicans:
Sen. John Cornyn said the move represents the "consequences" of not "accepting the judgment of primary voters."
The most recent Rasmussen poll of the Alaska Senate race showed Miller with a comfortable lead.