A sharp drop in demand is driving the industry to pursue a bailout.
The Alaska Republican faces an uphill battle to win a seventh full term.
Republicans hope to head off a filibuster-proof Senate controlled by Democrats.
More consumers are trimming spending and debt because their net worth has fallen fast.
Fall chrysanthemum shows around the US.
Its new term, which starts Monday, includes cases on detainees and TV language.
Used-car dealers, small manufacturers feel credit squeeze as states and cities postpone projects.