Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Alaska-bound, Obama makes waves by renaming Mount McKinleyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... on climate change. Yet as a State Department-sponsored summit on Arctic issues opened on Sunday, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, a Republican, sought to shift attention back to Alaska's energy needs. "I want to highlight one aspect of Arctic policy that ...

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  2. Obama administration renames Mount McKinley as Denali on eve of historic Alaska tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Star Tribune

    ... year-round, with powerful winds that make it difficult for the adventurous few who seek to climb it. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who had pushed legislation for years to change the name, said Alaskans were "honored" to recognize the mountain as Denali - a ...

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  3. Why Ohio lawmakers don't want Mt. McKinley renamed DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | CNN

    ... oot peak has long been at the center of a battle between Ohioans and Alaskans. Alaska leaders, including Sen. Lisa Murkowski, have pushed for the peak to be re-titled "Denali," after its local name.

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  4. Obama Renames America's Tallest MountainRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Canadian Content

    ... of the traditions of Alaska Natives and the strong support of the people of Alaska," she said. Senator Lisa Murkowski, who had pushed for years for the name change, said Alaskans were "honoured" to recognise the mountain as Denali - a change in tone ...

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  5. Obama renames nation's tallest mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... year-round, with powerful winds that make it difficult for the adventurous few who seek to climb it. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who had pushed legislation for years to change the name, said Alaskans were "honored" to recognize the mountain as Denali - a ...

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  6. This Aug. 19, 2011, file photo shows Mount McKinley in Denali National Park, Alaska. Photo: CBS NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... year-round, with powerful winds that make it difficult for the adventurous few who seek to climb it. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who had pushed legislation for years to change the name, said Alaskans were "honored" to recognize the mountain as Denali - a ...

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  7. Ain't No Mountain High Enough . . . to Escape President Obama's Executive FiatRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Independent Women's Forum

    ... has its own standing. Like the editors, I have no problem with Denali, the name Alaska's Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski uses for the peak. But before the Obama administration, we had three branches of government and, if the name was to be ...

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  8. Pipeline Anxiety Spurs Alaska Plea for Obama to Open Oil SpigotsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Bloomberg

    ... perspective on "The actions of this administration seem destined to shut down our Trans-Alaska Pipeline," Lisa Murkowski, an Alaska Republican and the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chairwoman, said in February after the Interior ...

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  9. Ohio lawmakers slam Obama plans to rename Mt. McKinley 'Denali' during Alaska tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Fox News

    ... word meaning "the high one" and is widely used across the state today, according to the White House. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who had pushed legislation for years to change the name, said Alaskans were "honored" to recognize the mountain as ...

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  10. Obama to rename Mount McKinleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Daily Star

    ... National Park in 1980, but the mountain itself continued to be known as McKinley. Earlier this year, Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) introduced a bill to change the name of the mountain. Officials from The National Park Service indicated they did not ...

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  11. Mount McKinley Officially Renamed DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KIMO

    ... a Secretarial Order, with endorsement from President Obama, to have the name changed. US Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski introduced Legislation to Congress earlier this year, to request the mountain be renamed. "For generations, Alaskans have known ...

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  12. Mount McKinley name change: America's tallest mountain to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Independent

    ... to consider making Denali official. In 1980, the park surrounding the peak was renamed Denali. Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) recently included language in a spending bill to restore the mountain's native name. But the Obama administration says ...

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  13. Alaska's Mount McKinley renamed as DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | ABC Action News

    ... year-round, with powerful winds that make it difficult for the adventurous few who seek to climb it. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who had pushed legislation for years to change the name, said Alaskans were "honored" to recognize the mountain as Denali - a ...

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  14. President Will Announce Renaming of Mt. McKinley to DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Seward City News

    Tomorrow in Anchorage, President Obama will meet with leaders from the Alaska Native community along with Governor Bill Walker, Lt. Governor Byron Mallott, and Senator Lisa Murkowski to discuss ways to strengthen cooperation between the Federal Government and Alaska Native tribes, including by furthering progress in developing cooperative management strategies for fish and wildlife.

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  15. Boehner's Latest Fight With Obama? Renaming Mount McKinleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Roll Call

    ... as the 'Great One.' Today we are honored to be able to officially recognize the mountain as Denali," Sen. Lisa Murkowski said in a video message. "I'd like to thank the president for working with us to achieve this significant change to show honor, ...

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  16. Feds cite 1947 law for Mt. McKinley name changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... in a 1947 law. "Today, we're honored to be able to officially recognize the mountain as Denali," said Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), in a video of her which was shot with the mountain in the background, and released by her office. That was echoed by ...

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  17. Obama to rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley as DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Los Angeles Times

    ... for "The Great One" or "The High One," in 1975. But the federal government retained McKinley's moniker. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, had introduced legislation to change the federal ...

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  18. Obama Renaming Continent's Highest Peak From Mt. McKinley To DenaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... Efforts to change the peak's name back to Denali date back to 1975. The Washington Post reports that Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) recently added language in a spending bill that would reestablish the mountain's original name. The broader purpose of ...

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  19. President Obama to rename tallest mountain in North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Washington Examiner

    ... above sea level, the tallest on the North American continent, had been known by another name - Denali." Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, introduced a bill in January to return the towering peak to its original name, but the bill ultimately proved ...

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  20. Alaska's Mount McKinley Gets A New (Old) NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Refinery 29

    ... th McKinley's home state of Ohio and the Alaskan natives who prefer the more cultural moniker. Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski (R) introduced the renaming legislation in January, but was initially blocked by Ohio lawmakers.

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