Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Alaska congressional delegation to Obama on budget: Thanks ... you shouldn't haveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... that more than 3,300 rural Alaska homes lack running water and a flush toilet," Sullivan said. Sen. Lisa Murkowski noted that "many of the Alaska-specific provisions in his request are items that I have been pushing for quite some time." She pointed ...

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  2. U.S. Okays ConocoPhillips LNG ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Marine News

    The U.S. Department of Energy has renewed authorization for liquefied natural gas exports from the North Kenai ConocoPhillips facility, reports Reuters. The approval is to export about 40 billion cubic feet of natural gas from its Kenai LNG export terminal in Alaska over the next two years starting Feb. 19. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski applauded the decision.

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  3. Obama budget has $295 million for Eielson F-35 missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... of the project, plans to have the first Pacific F-35s in place starting in the spring of 2019. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, announced some of the Alaska-related parts of the proposed budget in a news release Tuesday. Murkowski criticized ...

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  4. Democrats say Republicans unfocused on fighting Zika virus and Flint lead-water problemRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... it needs to fight Zika, and they say it is the Democrats who won't take yes for an answer on Flint. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, the Alaska Republican who wrote the energy bill, said last week she proposed an amendment that would provide $550 million to ...

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  5. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | The Hill

    ... Perry, and they will serve as a partner and an associate, respectively. Nyholm most recently worked for Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and has also served as a policy adviser at the American Petroleum Institute. Perry served as a special assistant ...

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  6. NEMA: Electrical Manufacturers Say Earthquake Resilience Requires Grid ModernizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Building Operating Management

    ... grid modernization through passage of the Energy Policy Modernization Act (S.2012) introduced by Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Ark) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash). The legislation, if passed, includes provisions that would increase the resiliency of ...

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  7. Alaska Rabbi Yosef Greenberg Delivers U.S. Senate's Daily PrayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | KIMO

    ... by just laws...understand that the United States has the ability to lead the entire world." U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski nominated the Rabbi for the honor, which marks the first time that a Rabbi from Alaska has provided the prayer. The Alaskan ...

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  8. Anchorage rabbi leads opening prayer in U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... but the Senate has invited guest chaplains from all major faiths to deliver opening prayers. Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski nominated Greenberg to provide Wednesday's opening prayer, and he will be her guest at the " interdenominational National Prayer ...

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  9. Guest Commentary: U.S. mineral production stifled by permit processRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... Energy Policy Modernization Act, which is being debated this week, includes language introduced by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, to address the production of critical minerals. Specifically, Murkowski's legislation calls for geological surveying of ...

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  10. Reid wants federal protection for rooftop solar users, companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... in a letter to Reid, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and the energy bill's managers, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash. "The practical implications of the amendment to state utility commissions would ...

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  11. Murkowski touts Alaska benefits in bipartisan legislationRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Homer Tribune

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, advanced debate on her broad, bipartisan energy bill by providing a synopsis of how it will benefit her home state of Alaska. She focused on how the bill will help the state produce more energy and help consumers use less energy, creating new opportunities and lowering costs - especially in rural areas.

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  12. Guest opinion: Jump start minerals production for secure energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... Senate is currently taking up an Energy Policy Modernization Act that includes language introduced by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, to address the production of critical minerals. Specifically, Sen. Murkowski's legislation calls for geological ...

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  13. McConnell moves to wrap up energy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Hill

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is moving the upper chamber toward ending its debate on a wide-ranging energy reform proposal. The Republican leader filed cloture Tuesday on the legislation from Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Maria Cantwell , after senators rejected a slate of partisan amendments to the otherwise uncontroversial bill.

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  14. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Hill

    ... and unconscious beliefs in the hierarchy of human value." a Robert Dillon , a former senior adviser to Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and communications director of the Senate Energy Committee, has joined consulting firm Strategies 360 . He will ...

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  15. Democrats seeking aid for Flint through bipartisan Senate energy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Daily Kos

    Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters, some Democrats are pushing for an amendment to a bipartisan energy bill that would provide as much as $400 million in emergency aid and infrastructure aid and provide funds for the creation of a Center of Excellence on Lead Exposure to help assist the longterm needs of Flint citizens exposed to lead. Bloomberg reports : The energy legislation, S. 2012, which is backed by Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski, an Alaska Republican, and the panel's top Democrat, Maria Cantwell of Washington, would encourage energy efficiency upgrades of schools, speed up licensing of hydroelectric power projects and permits for liquid natural gas exports.

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  16. GOP chairman takes aim at climate rules in energy debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Hill

    ... has broad bipartisan support, and several of the 11 amendments approved last week did as well. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), a bill co-sponsor and the chair of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said Monday that she and staffers are ...

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  17. Murkowski and Cantwell: This is how it looks when Congress gets alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... in large part because of the efforts of the bipartisan bill's managers, energy committee chairman Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, a Republican, and the ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington. These are two women who, ...

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  18. Who Stands To Win And Lose In The Energy Bill The Senate Debates This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    ... most energy industries or broad attacks on environmental protections. That's no coincidence. Co-sponsors Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) wanted the Energy Policy Modernization Act to avoid controversial topics that would ...

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  19. Senator Lisa Murkowski Highlights Alaskan Benefits Within Bipartisan Energy BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Today marks the second week that the Energy Policy Modernization Act has been debated upon in Washington, D.C. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski spearheaded the broad, bipartisan bill, and took to the Senate floor today to advance it. The Republican Senator's main points of focus today included how the bill will assist Alaska in its energy production, it will allow consumers to use lower amounts of energy, and reduce prices.

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  20. Energy bill moving slower than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    A comprehensive energy bill on the Senate floor is moving slower than expected, as the chamber plods through 200 amendments in a process expected to last the rest of the week, according to the senate's energy chief. Energy committee chairwoman Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said Monday she had hoped they could have cleared more than just the eleven amendments to the bill that were approved last week.

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