Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. The "Alaska Purchase" Is Probably UnconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Slate Magazine

    As Republican leadership searches for the 50th vote in favor of Graham-Cassidy, their apparently randomly chosen vehicle for repealing the Affordable Care Act, rumors abound of a sweetheart deal aimed at securing Sen. Lisa Murkowski's vote . The so-called Alaska Purchase would maintain existing premium federal tax credits for those purchasing health insurance on the individual market, but only in Alaska and Hawaii.

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  2. GOP bill to roll back ObamaCare comes at high price for 31 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Post

    Initial government estimates for the latest bill to unravel ObamaCare show that 31 states will suffer substantial health care funding losses, with New York among the states hardest hit at a 44 percent cut . Another state with heavy cuts is the all-important Alaska, whose Sen. Lisa Murkowski is viewed as a critical vote to ensure passage of the latest GOP health care bill next week.

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  3. A Few Red States Lose Under Graham-Cassidy, But Not ManyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mother Jones

    A new estimate obtained by Axios from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services projects that Alaska, home to key swing vote Sen. Lisa Murkowski, would lose 38% of federal funding for premium subsidies and Medicaid by 2026 under the Graham-Cassidy proposal. John McCain's home state of Arizona would also lose funding .

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  4. GOP health bill offers provisions aimed at helping 2 statesRead the original story

    Friday | The Navajo Times

    ... crusade to erase President Barack Obama's law into an eleventh-hour triumph. Alaska is home to GOP Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who's among a handful of Republicans who've not said how they'll vote. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., is one of the bill's co-sponsors ...

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  5. 'The Trump Show,' Season 1, Week 35 recap: 'Rocket Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... score or any real hearings of substance and larding it up with a blatantly obvious attempt to bribe Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, one of the few characters from this section of the show to have made it this far in the run with some limited sense of ...

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  6. Cartwright: McCain 'Staring Death in the Face,' Will Vote Repeal Bill DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... and gratitude for his service to the country. My full statement: pic.twitter.com/QY9gsLToBg McCain and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, could reprise their roles from the previous vote to repeal and replace Obamacare. Along with Sen. Susan Collins, ...

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  7. Health care state of play: Sweetheart dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GantDaily.com

    That's the message from one senior Republican aide as Senate GOP leaders try and wrangle the votes for the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, the party's last ditch attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. That doesn't mean they're any closer to 50 votes they need to pass the legislation, but every day Sens. Lisa Murkowski and John McCain don't announce public opposition is another day the bill stays alive.

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  8. Mike Pence goes on local radio show offensive to push Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Examiner

    Vice President Mike Pence called in to Alaska radio stations on Thursday night to talk up the latest Republican effort to overhaul Obamacare and urge residents to call their senators to support the legislation. Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska is a key swing lawmaker who help cast a deciding vote against a bill in July that would have narrowly repealed Obamacare, known as "skinny repeal."

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  9. Trumpcare's 'Alaska Bribe' has a big constitutional problemRead the original story

    Friday | ThinkProgress

    In one of the more surreal chapters in the ongoing Trumpcare saga, the Independent Journal Review's Haley Byrd reports that some of Sen. Lisa Murkowski's Republican colleagues hope to entice her into supporting their latest effort to repeal Obamacare by letting Alaska keep much of Obamacare . Under the reported deal - alternatively nicknamed the "Alaska Bribe," the "Alaska Purchase," the "Polar Purchase," and the "Snow Job" - Alaska and Hawaii "will continue to receive Obamacare's premium tax credits while they are repealed for all other states."

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  10. Trump threatens to brand Rand Paul as 'the Republican who saved Obamacare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... leaving the future of the bill in doubt. Moderate Republican senators, including Susan Collins of Maine and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, have not said which way they lean on the bill. The GOP can only afford two defections for it to pass. The ...

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  11. Latest Obamacare Repeal Effort Is Most Far-ReachingRead the original story

    Friday | Memeorandum

    The key states that would lose funding under Graham-Cassidy - A new estimate obtained by Axios from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services projects that Alaska, home to key swing vote Sen. Lisa Murkowski, would lose 38% of federal funding for premium subsidies and Medicaid by 2026 under the Graham-Cassidy proposal.

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  12. Rand Paul: Won't be 'Bribed or Bullied' to Support Healthcare BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    ... nator who has said he will vote against the bill, according to the website. But Sens. Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and John McCain of Arizona all voted against the "skinny" Obamacare repeal bill in July.

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  13. Republicans to Murkowski: Nice State You Have There. Shame If Something Should Happen to It.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Magazine

    Wall Street Journal writer Kimberley Strassel's column typically channels talking points from congressional Republicans, and today's effort is dedicated to putting the squeeze on Alaska senator Lisa Murkowski. Strassel's method of persuasion draws less on the theories of Hayek or Friedman and instead reflects the influence of the lesser-known conservative moral philosopher Vito Corleone.

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  14. Kimberley Strassel: The fate of the GOP's Graham-Cassidy health care...Read the original story

    Friday | Fox News

    Kimberley Strassel: The fate of the GOP's Graham-Cassidy health care bill is in Sen. Lisa Murkowski's hands It's accurate to say that the fate of the GOP's new health-care bill, Graham-Cassidy, is in the hands of Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski. The question is whether Ms.

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  15. Senator Says He's Been Assured the Alaska Purchase Won't Be in the Final Health-Care BillRead the original story

    Thursday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... and North Dakota would be affected, it was the fourth state-Alaska-that was the most conspicuous. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) has not yet said how she would vote on Graham-Cassidy. And this provision appeared to be a fairly obvious attempt to ...

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  16. Interview of Vice President Pence by Mike Porcaro, KENI-AnchorageRead the original story

    Friday | The White House

    ... working closely with both of your senators. They're both friends of mine. Senator Dan Sullivan and Senator Lisa Murkowski do a great job for your state. But we're literally reaching out to every member of the United States Senate who knows that we ...

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  17. Interview of Vice President Pence by David Stieren, KFQD-AnchorageRead the original story

    Friday | The White House

    THE VICE PRESIDENT: Hi, Dave. Mike Pence here. It's great to be with you, great to be on the air on KFQD.

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  18. Sens. Graham, Cassidy Working OT to Woo Murkowski's Healthcare VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Sens. Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy are working overtime to sway Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski into voting for the healthcare bill that bears their names, The Hill reported . Murkowski's vote is a key one; with a headcount of 52 Republicans in the Senate, the party can afford just two "nay" votes to pass the bill, and they're likely there already with Sens. Rand Paul and Susan Collins, who has all but said she's voting no.

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  19. 'Insanity': New ad pressures Murkowski, four other senators to oppose health billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Post

    A radio ad sponsored by the Community Catalyst Action Fund tells listeners to urge Sen. Lisa Murkowski to vote against a health-care bill sponsored by Sens. Bill Cassidy and Lindsey O. Graham An organization trying to defeat the latest Republican attempt to dismantle the Affordable Care Act launched a new radio advertising campaign Friday pressuring five Republican senators to oppose a bill Senate GOP leaders are aiming to bring up next week. Community Catalyst Action Fund, which bills itself as a consumer health organization, is spending close to $200,000 on the ads targeting Sens. Lisa Murkowski , John McCain , Rob Portman , Shelley Moore Capito and Susan Collins , officials at the group told The Washington Post.

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  20. Trump's Friday Morning Tweetstorm: Crooked Hillary, Kim Jong Un, and Rand PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Townhall

    ... Lindsey Graham and Bill Cassidy - are reportedly working on ways to make the bill more appealing to Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who voted against the GOP's last effort on healthcare along with Sens. John McCain and Susan Collins. "Kim Jong Un of North ...

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