Murkowski, Tshibaka Advance to Alaska’s General Election in November

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Incumbent U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), her Republican challenger Kelly Tshibaka, and Democrat Patricia Chesbro will advance to the general election in November as the projected winners of Alaska’s ranked-choice primary on Aug. 16.

With about 50 percent of the ballots counted, Murkowski has 43 percent and Tshibaka 42 percent, according to DecisionDeskHQ.

Republican Buzz Kelley is the fourth top-voter getter under Alaska’s new top-four system.

Chesbro, who ran unopposed as a Democrat, currently has about 6 percent of the vote.

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