Kevin has a strong legal background in telecommunications law and has demonstrated a keen understanding of the issues before the FCC. He has traveled throughout Alaska and understands the role of communications in rural America. The Alaska Telephone Association endorsed Kevin because of his sensitivity to rural issues.Ted Stevens
"Theodore Fulton "Ted" Stevens, Sr." was a United States Senate/United States Senator from Alaska, whose tenure extended from December 24, 1968, until January 3, 2009. He was thus the longest-serving Republican Party (United States)/Republican senator in history. He was President pro tempore of the United States Senate/President pro tempore in the 108th and 109th Congresses from January 3, 2003, to January 3, 2007, and the third senator to hold the title of President pro tempore of the United States Senate#President pro tempore emeritus/President pro tempore emeritus.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Ted Stevens on Wikipedia.
Unfortunately, clinically depressed. I've been told that, because I've just been at this too long, 24 years arguing to get Congress to keep its word. I'm really getting to the point where I'm taking on people even in my own party that do things that I don't think is fair. You get to that point where you're challenging your colleagues -- that's not exactly good. I really am very, very disturbed.Ted Stevens