Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. End the ban on oil exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Hill

    Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Heidi Heitkamp , along with 10 other Senate cosponsors, have introduced the Energy Supply Distribution Act , whose primary purpose is to end the 40-year ban on exporting U.S. crude oil. Congress passed a crude oil export ban in 1975 as an understandable, if ineffective, response to the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' efforts to use access to crude oil as a political weapon.


  2. Dave Solomon's Power Plays: Angus King wants everyone to be a power producer 0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 |

    ... Big, new idea King hopes to have his bill included as part of a bipartisan energy package proposed by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. "She hasn't made any commitments," he said. 'This is a big, new idea, so I am hopeful we can get it into the bill, ...


  3. West Virginia editorial roundupRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... and fellow Democrat Sen. Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota joined Republican Sens. Bob Corker of Tennessee and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska in introducing the American Crude Oil Export Equality Act to finally lift the outdated four-decade ban on energy ...


  4. Point Spencer Legislation IntroducedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KIMO

    Congressman Don Young and Senator Lisa Murkowski introduced bicameral legislation to streamline future infrastructure development and potential uses of Point Spencer. The Point Spencer Land Conveyance Act, would establish a public-private partnership in an effort to bring timely development to Alaska's Seward Peninsula.


  5. Obama administration's controversial water regulation raises alarm among some AlaskansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... everything you have. This administration's rulemaking is exactly one of those instances," Young said. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said the rule will "threaten economic activities across the country -- and nowhere is the impact more likely than Alaska," ...


  6. Other voices: U.S. icebreaker fleet is falling behind; needed for strategic ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... It is well past time for Congress to act. This week, in a welcomed outbreak of bipartisanship, U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., -- the chair and ranking minority member of the Senate Energy committee, respectively -- ...


  7. Democrat Senator Gets Crude on Oil ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 |

    Crude oil exports are one of the hottest topics in energy today. Many experts predicted this would be the number one topic in 2015, and thus far, it is an early frontrunner for Energy Issue of the Year.


  8. CORRECTING and REPLACING Van Ness Feldman Welcomes Senator Mary LandrieuRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... then went on to chair the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and worked closely with Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) from 2014 to 2015. "We are honored to welcome Senator Landrieu to our firm," said Chair, Richard Agnew. "Mary is known ...


  9. Pataki launching presidential bid ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | CNN

    ... and won the general election. 2010: After losing the primary to tea party backed Joe Miller, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski won in the general election after mounting a write-in campaign -- the first time a senator had successfully done that in more ...


  10. Lisa Murkowski may be in for a tough GOP primary. Again.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Last week, Roll Call reported that state Sen. Mike Dunleavy may be interested in challenging Sen. Lisa Murkowski or Rep. Don Young in the GOP primary. On Tuesday, Dunleavy spoke to the Alaska Dispatch News about his plans: He didn't mention Young at all, but acknowledged that he is looking at facing Murkowski .


  11. Murkowski spokesman: Agreement reached on Hyder crossingRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    A spokesman for U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says an agreement has been reached that will allow for 24-hour crossings at the border of Hyder, Alaska, and Stewart, British Columbia. Murkowski spokesman Matthew Felling says the solution was discussed between Murkowski and Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer on Wednesday.


  12. Compromise could be coming to Stewart, B.C./ Hyder, Alaska border battleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Terrace Standard

    ... representatives and senate, urging Canadian officials to reopen the border. US Republican Senator for Alaska Lisa Murkowski has also been actively pushing for the border to be reopened - or, at the very least, for a compromise that sees the border ...


  13. Murkowski spokesman: Plans for 24-hour crossings at HyderRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Washington Times

    The Canadian government plans to allow for 24-hour border crossings between Hyder, Alaska, and Stewart, British Columbia, a spokesman for U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said. Murkowski spokesman Matthew Felling said Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer told Murkowski of the plans Wednesday.


  14. American Energy Innovation Council Commends Sen. Alexander's...Read the original story

    May 21, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    "The American Energy Innovation Council commends Senator Lamar Alexander and co-sponsors Senators Chris Coons , Lisa Murkowski , Maria Cantwell , Cory Gardner , Dianne Feinstein and Martin Heinrich for supporting robust energy innovation investments in the America COMPETES Act Reauthorization of 2015. The bill enhances U.S. competitiveness in energy, science, and technology by sustaining public investments in R&D that will drive future U.S. economic growth.


  15. API Applauds Bipartisan Senate Push For Crude ExportsRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Oil and Gas Online

    New legislation offered by Senator Heidi Heitkamp will help solidify bipartisan support for lifting 1970s-era restrictions on U.S. exports of crude oil, said API. The bill is cosponsored by Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski , who introduced similar legislation last week, as well as Senators Joe Manchin and Bob Corker .


  16. Woman behind sex abuse prevention bill blasts Alaska lawmakers for changing itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... committee and who said earlier this week that he was contemplating a primary challenge against U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. His substitute bill makes House Bill 44's sexual abuse and dating violence education programs optional for school districts. It ...


  17. Build icebreakersRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Ketchikan Daily News

    ... Russia and other Arctic countries in preparing to defend its interests in the Arctic. To correct that, Sen. Lisa Murkowski has introduced the Icebreaker Recapitalization Act, which would authorize the U.S. Navy to build up to six heavy icebreakers. ...


  18. Energy & Environment Update - May 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | JD Supra

    The House and Senate are in session this week prior to recessing for the Memorial Day holiday, and the Highway Trust Fund, trade promotion authority, and appropriations are driving the remainder of the May agenda while energy and tax issues garner significant attention through multiple bill introductions and committee hearings. As Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski and Ranking Member Maria Cantwell plan to soon introduce their broad bipartisan energy package, they have told their colleagues to submit their legislation in anticipation of the larger package, which will include efficiency, infrastructure, supply, and accountability titles.


  19. May 19, 2015 - APPA's Kelly calls for changes to hydro licensing,...Read the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Public Power

    ... held as part of ongoing dialogue on more than 75 legislative proposals introduced earlier this month by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Ranking Member Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and other ...


  20. Manchin pushing for oil exportingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... believe will open a new market for natural gas. Now, Manchin, along with Sens. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Bob Corker, R-Tenn., hope to see oil going abroad as well. Heitkamp's home state of North Dakota is home to the ...