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  1. Murkowski appears in ad supporting SullivanRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Peninsula Clarion

    Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is featured in a new ad from Alaska GOP Senate candidate Dan Sullivan, calling him the partner she needs in Washington, D.C. Murkowski, who won her contentious 2010 election with a write-in campaign that emphasized Alaska over party politics, last month said she would work hard to get a Republican elected to replace Democratic Sen. Mark Begich. While she has said she and Begich agree on a number of Alaska issues, she also has said they disagree on a number of national issues and has questioned how Alaska has benefited from having a Democratic senator working with a Democratic administration in the White House.


  2. Congress' Pre-Recess Energy BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... assembled by the Interior Department. An adopted amendment by Energy and Natural Resources Ranking Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska sends the measure back to the House. Murkowski's amendment incorporates HR 4296 , which would add five years to a ...


  3. Murkowski presses FDA to clarify spent-grain rule for brewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski, along with beer-makers around the country, is celebrating a recent clarification from the Food and Drug Administration about spent grains. The material is a byproduct of the brewing process.


  4. Alaska rejects Army offer of 8 free demilitarized cargo planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... - to be demilitarized and mothballed. But an amendment in the 2014 defense appropriations bill by Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski allowed the state to get the planes back. At the time, Murkowski said the planes could be a great help to the state in the ...


  5. Alaska News Nightly: September 22, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | APRN

    ... The National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary findings on the crash this week. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, along with beer-makers around the country, is celebrating a recent clarification from the Food and Drug Administration about ...


  6. Decommissioned Army planes headed for Alaska -- then maybe back OutsideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... rather than sell them off came in an amendment to the 2014 defense appropriations bill submitted by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. Murkowski said the planes are uniquely fitted to Alaska's needs; they are capable of handling up to 8,000 pounds of ...


  7. FDA Considers Backing Off New Spent Grain RegsRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | KTNA

    ... costly for brewers to sell or donate spent grain to farmers across the country. A press release from Senator Lisa Murkowski's office on Monday says that the FDA is now considering exempting brewers, and other businesses that are already licensed to ...


  8. Dan Sullivan: Says Sen. Mark Begich is ineffective because he has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | PolitiFact

    ... late Republican Sen. Ted Stevens, passed 13 bills during his first term in the chamber, and that current Sen. Lisa Murkowski, also a Republican, passed five during her first term. We wondered: Did only one of Begich's bills pass during his first ...


  9. FDA rewrites disputed 'spent grain' ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... two of the state's greatest industries working together toward a common good." Senator Wyden and Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski had both voiced their strong opposition to the FDA on the original rule earlier this year.


  10. EPA Clean Power Plan: All Pain - " No Gain for American Jobs and EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Heartland Institute

    ... the projected cold winter. About the 2014 "polar vortex" that crippled the U.S. , Alaska Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski, at an April Senate hearing on grid reliability, stated : "Eighty-nine percent of the coal electricity capacity that is due to ...


  11. Donnelly joins push to speed energy projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 |

    ... subject to endless, unnecessary delays," Donnelly said. Other co-sponsors are Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. and Lisa Murkowski, D-Alaska. Their bill would eliminate the presidential permit requirement for projects crossing U.S. borders with Canada and ...


  12. My 1984 CEA Memo on Alaskan Oil Exports, by David HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    Earlier this week, I posted a 1983 memo that I wrote to my boss at the Council of Economic Advisers, Martin Feldstein, about a meeting to discuss relaxing the limits on exports of Alaskan oil. Below is a follow-up memo on the same issue, written a few months later to Bill Niskanen at the Council.


  13. YWCA names Women of Achievement awardeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Natasa Masanovic, chair of the Department of Languages at the University of Alaska Anchorage; U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski; Phyllis Rhodes, the retired executive director of Identity, Inc., a gay and lesbian community center in Anchorage; Gail ...


  14. Enhancing energy infrastructure projects will improve U.S. energy security and create jobsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... needed energy to American consumers." API thanked Senators John Hoeven (R- N.D.), Joe Donnelly (D- Ind.), Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Joe Manchin (D- W.Va.) for their leadership in trying to implement a transparent, modern and standardized ...


  15. US senators unveil bill to speed Keystone XL, border energy projectsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | SNL Financial

    ... that connect the U.S. with Canada or Mexico. On Sept. 16, Sens. John Hoeven, R-N.D.; Joe Donnelly, D-Ind.; Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska; and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. introduced the , a measure that according to their press release "will prevent ...


  16. My Smithsonian internship, my American identityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Smithsonian Blog

    ... State; Ralph Lauren, chairman and CEO, Ralph Lauren Corp.; G. Wayne Clough, Secretary, Smithsonian, and Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK). Although it was cool to see these famous faces, what truly affected me were the citizenship candidates. Fifteen ...


  17. GAO increases projection of coal capacity going offline - Senate...Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Politico

    GAO INCREASES PROJECTON OF COAL CAPACITY GOING OFFLINE: The Government Accountability Office has increased its estimate of the amount of coal-fired power going offline in the coming years because of environmental regulations, competition from natural gas and other causes. GAO said yesterday in a report requested by Sen. Lisa Murkowski that that 13 percent of U.S. coal capacity has either been retired since 2012 or will go offline by 2025, up from GAO's 2012 estimate that between 2 percent and 12 percent of capacity would go offline.


  18. GAO: EPA Rules To Retire More Coal Plants Than We ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... "Plant retirements are higher than projected. Electricity prices are rising," said Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who asked the GAO to investigate agency actions on grid reliability. "Even factors beyond our control - such as last winter's ...


  19. September 16, 2014 - GAO analysis sees greater percentage of coal...Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Public Power

    Power companies now plan to retire a greater percentage of coal-fueled generating capacity and retrofit less capacity with environmental controls than estimates the Government Accountability Office reported in July 2012, according to a GAO analysis of public data that was detailed in a report released on Sept. 15 and completed in response to a request from Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska.


  20. GAO: More coal power plants to retire than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Hill

    ... challenges including challenges associated with increasing reliance on natural gas," the agency said. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) said the findings "should renew and reinforce our concerns about the impacts that new federal rules could have on ...