Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. U.S. Senator Murkowski & Bipartisan Colleagues Introduce Medical Marijuana Protection LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | KIMO

    Bipartisan legislation necessitating that the federal government respect state cannabis laws is being introduced by U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski, Rand Paul, Kirsten Gillibrand, Mike Lee, Al Franken and Cory Booker. The Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States Act authorizes U.S. medical marijuana patients to attain the potent plant, without federal interference in states that have already mandated medical marijuana laws.

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  2. Sober day at Capitol; Alaska delegation not directly affected by shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | APRN

    As you've probably heard by now, five people were shot Tuesday morning in Virginia, where the Republican team was practicing for the annual congressional baseball game. Alaska Public Media News Director Lori Townsend spoke to Washington correspondent Liz Ruskin about the mood at the Capitol.

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  3. Murkowski: 'I just truly do not know' if I can support GOP health billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Hill

    Lisa Murkowski Murkowski: 'I just truly do not know' if I can support GOP health bill Trump having lunch with senators to talk healthcare Trump, Pence to meet with GOP senators on ObamaCare repeal MORE , a potential key swing vote on an ObamaCare repeal-and-replace plan, isn't sure she could support the emerging Senate Republican healthcare bill. Murkowski wouldn't commit when asked if she would support a seven-year phaseout of the Medicaid expansion, which some moderate GOP senators are pushing.

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  4. Trump's health secretary admits he hasn't seen the Senate GOP's health care billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... recess. The working group has included some other senators , such as Sens. Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), in some meetings. However, another important senior senatora S-a Swho in normal circumstances would need to pass the bill ...

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  5. Bipartisan Bill to End Federal #Prohibition of #MedicalMarijuana Reintroduced in U.S. SenateRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | InvestorIdeas.com

    June 15, 2017 U.S. Sens. Rand Paul , Corey Booker , and Kirsten Gillibrand reintroduced a bill Thursday that would end the federal prohibition of medical marijuana. Sens. Mike Lee and Lisa Murkowski also signed on to the legislation as original co-sponsors.

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  6. Anti-Trump GOP women hope to rebrand their party as 'not being an a**hole, basically'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... politics as advocates or candidates." The women value moderate Republican Senators Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska as role models for a GOP that is reasonable, practical and believes in good governing. "(W)e learned through the ...

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  7. This Bill Would Protect Medical Marijuana Suppliers From Jeff Sessions' WhimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... of attracting broader support for the bill. The initial sponsors this year include Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), who did not back the 2015 version , as well as Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Kirsten Gillibrand ...

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  8. The War on Coal StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Slate Magazine

    ... loophole that was viewed by many, including stalwart friends of the fossil fuel industry like Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, as one that robbed the public - and coal communities in particular - of their fair share of royalties from coal mined on ...

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  9. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski Offers Remarks Regarding Horrific Congressional Baseball ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | KIMO

    Today from the nation's capital, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski offered remarks regarding the horrific Congressional baseball shooting, that happened in Alexandria, VA. The gunman has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson, who shot Republican Representative Steve Scalise and four other vicitms.

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  10. Feds' cannabis enforcement policy 'confusing,' Murkowski saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski asked Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein about cannabis policy at a hearing Tuesday. Rosenstein at times took a hard line.

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  11. Alaska testing new techRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... technologies that the rest of the world is increasingly interested in using, officials said. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski held a field hearing this past weekend of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee in Cordova to talk about the state's ...

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  12. Alaska's Microgrids Seen As Model For Future Power PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Manufacturing.net

    Alaska has become a testing ground for sustainable technologies that the rest of the world is increasingly interested in using, officials said. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski held a field hearing this past weekend of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee in Cordova to talk about the state's technology, specifically microgrids, Alaska's Energy Desk reported.

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  13. No hearing for Senate health bill, and Murkowski says no sighting eitherRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski isn't not happy with the fast-track process the Senate Majority leader is using to bring a health care bill to the floor without any hearings, she said. Murkowski, a member of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, would have a chance to work on the bill if it were going through the normal committee process.

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  14. 5 Steps to Save the ACA Before It's Too LateRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Feministing

    ... your Senator's office and ask for these staffers who deal with health care: pic.twitter.com/RMWUnOvsT5 : ask Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) if she's really going to support a bill that would kick 62,500 of her constituents off insurance. Ask Susan ...

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  15. NORML Promises Fight After Latest Trump Minion Hints of Marijuana CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... Rosenstein appeared in his place - and he responded to an inquiry about medical marijuana from Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski like so: "We do have a conflict between federal law and the law in some states. It's a difficult issue for parents like me, ...

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  16. Even Republicans in the dark on health care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | KION 46

    ... early and not get them pushed in a corner where they can't get to a 'yes,' " Perdue said. Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who attended a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House on Tuesday, said upon returning to Capitol Hill that she ...

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  17. More Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... early and not get them pushed in a corner where they can't get to a 'yes,' " Perdue said. Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who attended a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House on Tuesday, said upon returning to Capitol Hill that she ...

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  18. Word on the Hill: Moose on the LooseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Roll Call

    ... He is currently chief counsel for nominations and senior counsel for the Senate Judiciary Committee. Sen. Lisa Murkowski , R-Alaska, announced three new staff additions: Morgan Griffin joins her office as a legislative assistant covering health care ...

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  19. What others say: Climate change needs measured responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Peninsula Clarion

    The issue requires a measured and fair response. Something like that of Sen. Lisa Murkowski when she responded this week to President Donald Trump's withdrawing the United States from the international landmark climate change agreement originally devised in Paris.

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  20. Politico: Trump Delaying His Own NomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | News Max

    ... his paperwork was not sent until May 16. "Do I know why it's taken so long for any of them?" said Sen. Lisa Murkowski R-Alaska, when asked about Brouillette's delay. "I don't know what happens. They go into some dark hole. And eventually they come ...

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