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  1. Murkowski joins group of Senators calling on DOJ to halt family separationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski has joined a group of Republican senators in signing a letter sent to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling on the Department of Justice and the Trump administration to halt the separation of immigrant families who have illegally crossed the U.S./Mexico border.

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  2. U.S. Senator Corker Petitions To STOP Separating FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... was signed by Corker and Senators John McCain (R-Ariz.), Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), Susan Collins (R-Maine), Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), John Boozman (R-Ark.), Dean Heller (R-Nev.), Cory Gardner (R-Colo.), James Lankford ...

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  3. Alaska senators veer apart on family separationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | APRN

    ... children as a result of the administration's "zero tolerance" policy for unauthorized border crossers. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and 12 other Republicans signed a letter Tuesday asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions to halt implementation of the zero ...

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  4. Sen. Lankford joins group of senators calling for delay in separation of families at borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... and has also been signed by Senators John McCain, R-Arizona, Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, Susan Collins, R-Maine, Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, Bob Corker, R- Tennessee, Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, John Boozman, R-Arkansas, Dean Heller, R-Nevada, Cory ...

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  5. D.C. debates immigration amid calls to end family separationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | KOBI NBC5

    ... from their parents. Even members of the president's own party say the White House can stop this. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Ak.) said, "There are multiple individuals in the administration that can fix it and yes legislation is one avenue but it's ...

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  6. Republican senators call on Sessions to stop separating immigrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Washington Examiner

    ... r children. In addition to Hatch, other senators who signed the letter included Sens. John McCain of Arizona, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Susan Collins of Maine, Bob Corker of Tennessee, James Lankford of Oklahoma, among others.

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  7. Federal Advocacy Update: Week of June 19, 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Nation's Cities Weekly

    ... Transportation-Housing Appropriations Chair Susan Collins (R-ME) and Senate Interior Appropriations Chair Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). City leaders can track the development of the FY19 spending bills by visiting NLC's Budget Tracker , which tracks dozens ...

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  8. Senate Republicans buck Trump and back bill to halt immigrant family separationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | ABC News

    ... they can move on this tomorrow ... yes legislation is one avenue but it is not the only avenue," Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, told reporters. McConnell and members of the GOP leadership say they plan to work on a bill as soon as this week that ...

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  9. Murkowski zeroes in on Trump admin to stop splitting families at borderRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is calling on the Trump administration to stop separating children from their parents when families are caught crossing the southern border. "The time is now for the White House to end the cruel, tragic separations of families," Murkowski wrote in a statement issued Monday afternoon.

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  10. Where Does Dino Rossi Stand on Trump's Family Separation Policy? He Won't Say.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | The Stranger

    ... Cathy McMorris Rodgers is showing that it's quite possible for this state's Republicans to be like Alaska's Lisa Murkowski and take a position on Trump's " cruel, tragic " policy. Here's the statement that McMorris Rodgers, presently the highest ...

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  11. Alaska delegation speaks out against immigration separationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski today spoke out against the separation of families in immigration detention centers, terming the practice "cruel" and calling on the Trump administration to immediately halt the practice.

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  12. Energy 202: Supreme Court to rehear moose-hunting case with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | SFGate

    ... for Sturgeon could cripple the Park Service's other enforcement powers in the resource-rich state. Republican Lisa Murkowski, the senior senator from Alaska, was glad to see the Supreme Court take up the case again. "Alaskans needed the Supreme ...

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  13. Need to Know: Beware the 'perpetual-motion machine' driving this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | MarketWatch

    ... separations of families. ... If the administration does not fix this and fast, we in Congress must." - Sen. Lisa Murkowski , R-Alaska, is among the Republican lawmakers who are increasingly joining Democrats in calling for the Trump administration ...

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  14. EPA and Army Announce Updated Guidance for Alaskas WetlandsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... agreement is an important step toward a consistent and meaningful mitigation policy for Alaska," said Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). "I appreciate the assurance the agencies have given us that this new framework will not simply increase the amount ...

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  15. Trump's trade war deals heavy blow to Alaska's fishing industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... under President Barack Obama done such swift damage to Alaska without a clear strategy or consultation, Sens. Lisa Murkowski, Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young would have said it was part of the "war on Alaska" the three of them made up in 2015. The ...

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  16. Murkowski, Sullivan say they both want to stop separation of parents and children at the U.S. borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    Both of Alaska's U.S. senators said Monday that they want to stop a Trump administration policy that separates parents and children caught illegally crossing the border with Mexico. Lisa Murkowski, in a prepared statement , called on the administration to immediately end what she described as the "cruel, tragic" practice, as Dan Sullivan, in his own statement , called for a more deliberate "bipartisan approach."

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  17. China is the biggest market for Alaska seafood exports, and new tariffs are raising concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... work towards a trade policy with China that protects these critical markets for our seafood industry," Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said in emailed statement. Murkowski said she's "very concerned" about what the tariffs will mean for Alaska's ...

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  18. Supreme Court Agrees To Rehear The Case Of An Alaskan Moose Hunter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Daily Caller

    ... and agree with the Supreme Court's decision to hear Mr. Sturgeon's case for a second time," Alaska GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski said in a statement. "Alaskans needed the Supreme Court to take this case in order to secure our right to reasonable access to ...

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  19. Senior GOP senator: It's time for Trump to end 'cruel, tragic separations of families'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | CNN

    What's next: As outrage grows, the big question this week in Washington is how long the controversial practice will be politically sustainable. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, a senior Republican from Maine, just issued a statement calling on the White House to "end the cruel, tragic separations of families" at the southern border.

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  20. Murkowski calls immigration separations 'cruel, tragic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is calling on the Trump administration to immediately halt what she called the "cruel" practice of separating children from their parents who have entered the Untied States illegally at the nation's southern border.

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