Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Energy bill prospects dim in dispute over drilling, droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this photo taken April 20, 2016, Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, right, accompanied by the committee's ranking member, Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., speak about energy policy modernization during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Congressional efforts to approve the first major energy bill in nearly a decade are in jeopardy amid a partisan dispute over oil drilling, water for drought-stricken California and potential rollback of protections for the gray wolf and other wildlife.

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  2. Dan Sullivan Discusses U.S. Senate RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Just minutes before the filing deadline, former Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan cast his name in the U.S. Senate Republican Primary, against Senator Lisa Murkowski. Anchorage's former Mayor left his post last year, after reaching a six-year term cap.

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  3. AFN announces its keynote speakers for the 2016 conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Master's in Applied Economics from Johns Hopkins University and served as a legislative assistant for Senator Lisa Murkowski in Washington DC. "My generation has many options in life," Alvanna-Stimpfle said. While she says there's still a lot of ...

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  4. Alaska's U.S. Senate race cracks open with influx of new candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski speaks to supporters during her re-election campaign kickoff at Williwaw in Anchorage on Nov. 6, 2015. A Senate race that was starting look like a quiet ride got a lot more crowded last week when a rush of candidates signed up last week to take on Alaska's senior Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski.

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  5. FACES: Denali Square opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... vice-president Holland America-Princess; Orlando Ashford, president Holland America; Alaska's U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Arnold Donald, CEO Carnival Corp. Holland America President Orlando Ashford and Alaska's U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski toast the ...

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  6. Alaska's political circus will resume when fireweed blooms at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... It seems to help. I'm guessing the Republican Party of Alaska decided the only way they were going to make Lisa Murkowski look likable was to put Dan Sullivan on the ticket with her. Good luck with that. His challenge must feel a bit awkward since ...

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  7. Alaska senators revive landless billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... legislation. The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Improvement Act was introduced May 26 by Alaska Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan. It would award those "landless" Native groups 23,040 acres of land each. Leo Barlow represents both the Southeast ...

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  8. BLM continues work on cleaning debris from North Slope oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KSKA

    ... the state and contractors to make a plan to successfully plug the Barrow wells next winter. In May, Senator Lisa Murkowski sent a letter to Interior Secretary Sally Jewel asking for information about the cleanup. Murkowski chairs the Senate Energy ...

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  9. U.S. Senate bill could give five Southeast "landless" Native groups land.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KSKA

    ... legislation. The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Improvement Act was introduced May 26 by Alaska Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan and could award those "landless" Native groups 23,040 acres of land each. Leo Barlow represents both the ...

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  10. Double take: Alaska could have two senators with same nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | WMDT

    ... of Anchorage -- named Dan Sullivan -- deciding to mount a primary challenge against Republican incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski. Should Sullivan win the primary and be elected in November, there would be two Dan Sullivans in the Senate at the same ...

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  11. NTSB Becomes a Focus of Its Own StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Flying

    When the National Transportation Safety Board agreed to take part in a Smithsonian Channel series about aircraft accident investigation, chairman Christopher Hart and other members of the staff never expected their day-to-day work to become a topic of conversation to members of Congress. But Sen. Lisa Murkowski and the Senate Appropriations Committee recently demanded an explanation of the board's participation in what she called a reality show, when early episodes of Alaska Aircrash Investigators hit the air in April.

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  12. Conservation program at center of energy bill fightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Hill

    ... year's restricted congressional calendar, an energy package might not make it across the finish line at all. Lisa Murkowski Conservation program at center of energy bill fight Senators float bipartisan wildfire bill Overnight Energy: Lawmakers ...

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  13. Dwindling funds leave veterans needing medical care stranded in Kenai, Mat-SuRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... happen. He said it would take action from Alaska's congressional delegation for the funding to continue. Sen. Lisa Murkowski spoke on the Senate floor Friday on the failings of the VA Choice Card Program in the state - a program separate from the ...

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  14. Kayhi Class of 2016 honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    ... place at the same time again, we will carry our experiences here with us wherever life takes us." US Senator Lisa Murkowski provided the commencement speech. Murkowski was born in Ketchikan and both of her parents are Kayhi graduates. She focused ...

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  15. Republicans and Democrats agree on at least one thing: Wildfires are a major threatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Grist Magazine

    ... they are - disasters," said Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), in a press release. On Thursday, Crapo and Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), introduced a draft bill that would reform how the government pays for ...

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  16. Lawmakers head to Alaska on the eve of wildfire seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... and Natural Resources Committee Tuesday afternoon in Kenai, Alaska. The committee's chairwoman, Republican Lisa Murkowski, is from the state. The focus of the hearing will be to hear how regulations and wildfires are affecting recreation, hunting, ...

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  17. Young, Murkowski to do 'double whammy' on energy billRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, speaks at a Native Issues Forum in Juneau, April 5, 2016. Alaska Congressman Don Young will have a say in drafting the final version of Sen. Lisa Murkowski's energy modernization bill.

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  18. Making headway on icebreakers: Efforts to acquire more Arctic security capacity moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... you. This week, Alaska's congressional delegation got to see a big piece of ice crack and move aside, as Sen. Lisa Murkowski secured an amendment to a Homeland Security and defense spending bill that would direct $1 billion for the construction of a ...

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  19. Murkowski's energy bill lurches forwardRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    The first major energy legislation in a decade moved a few steps closer to becoming a law after House action this week, but Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski will still have to convince lawmakers to compromise on a host of provisions that have drawn veto threats from the White House. Murkowski, who chairs the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, ferried the bill through the Senate in a year-long effort to come up with a bipartisan offering that could straddle the large divide between the White House and the Republican majority in Congress on energy issues.

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  20. Alaska News Nightly: Friday, May 27, 2016Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | APRN

    ... they are urging caution. Alaska Congressman Don Young will have a say in drafting the final version of Sen. Lisa Murkowski's energy modernization bill. That's because the U.S. House passed its own energy bill this week, to match the Murkowski bill ...

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