Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. The Alaska National Wildlife Refuge's coastal plain in summer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... a long way toward ensuring the survival of the pipeline and the jobs that go with it, according to U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan. The two Alaska Republicans introduced legislation this month to allow development of as many as 2,000 ...

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  2. Arctic-Drilling Fever Roars Back as Republicans Target PreserveRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... way toward ensuring the survival of the pipeline and the jobs that go with it, according to U.S. senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan. The two Alaska Republicans introduced legislation this month to allow development of as many as 2,000 acres in ...

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  3. Alaska public broadcasters fear funding cuts under Trump administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | CBC News

    ... there has been no official word on public broadcasting from president-elect Trump. Legere calls U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski a "staunch supporter of funding" for public broadcasting and notes that Alaska's member of the House of Representatives, ...

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  4. The 'choice' aspect of school choice is not always realisticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | District Administration

    ... school. At the hearing, both Republican Senator Mike Enzi, who represents Wyoming, and Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, brought up the unique challenges rural states face in education structure and financing. Both spoke of the distance ...

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  5. Energy secretary nominee pledges support for Hanford cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, right, talks with the committee's ranking member Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., during the committee's confirmation hearing for Energy Secretary-designate, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry. Rick Perry, the nominee for energy secretary, plans a visit to the Hanford nuclear reservation and would meet with workers to hear concerns if he is confirmed, he said Thursday.

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  6. For US senators, ita s all in the questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KSKA

    ... closely with us" on fisheries issues. Derivations of that phrase are constants at confirmation hearings. Sen. Lisa Murkowski generally sticks close to one particular tactic with cabinet nominees: Show how Alaska is different. It was a message ...

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  7. Delegation revs up for another ANWR fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Homer News

    ... Creation Act just hours after being sworn in to the new Congress Jan. 3. Not to be outdone, Alaska's Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan co-sponsored a similar bill with a slightly more straightforward title Jan. 5: the Alaska Oil and Gas ...

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  8. Moving day for Murkowski: She scored Sen. Ted Stevens' old D.C. officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The president isn't the only one moving into a new office this week: Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski boxed up her things and moved Tuesday to the office long held by former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens. Murkowski's Senate office and her more than two dozen staffers didn't go far - just down two floors in the Hart Senate Office Building.

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  9. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski Advises Secretary Of Energy Nominee Rick Perry To Use Alaska's ExpertiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KIMO

    Washington, D.C.- Your Alaska Link covered today's U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hearing, which received testimony on the nomination of the Honorable Rick Perry to be the Secretary of Energy. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski serves as the Committee's Chairman; I had the opportunity to speak with her exclusively after the hearing.

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  10. Rick Perry Says a I Regret Calling for End of the Energy DepartmentaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... on Thursday. The bulk of senators on the committee come from Western energy producing states - for example, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska is the Republican chair of the committee and Cantwell of Washington is the top Democrat - so Perry heads into the ...

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  11. Southeast land exchange bill reintroduced in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    With a new U.S. Congress convening, Alaska's Congressional Delegation has reintroduced a bill that would trade federal land for land owned by Alaska Mental Health Trust - including Ketchikan's Deer Mountain. A joint statement Thursday from Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, and Rep. Don Young announced that companion bills to accelerate the exchange have been filed.

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  12. NCBA, PLC Blast Obamas National Monument Expansion in OregonRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    The Public Lands Council and NCBA today blasted President Obama's new national monument expansion in Oregon's Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument and called for Congress to swiftly pass legislation introduced this week by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski that would curtail similar abuses in the future. " Once again, President Obama made a unilateral decision to lock off thousands of acres without appropriate environmental or economic assessment, " said Ethan Lane, executive director of PLC and NCBA federal lands.

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  13. 'What's the plan?' Alaska Senators say ACA replacement in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan say a replacement for the Affordable Care Act is in the works, after the U.S. Senate took the initial step toward repealing the measure early morning Thursday, Jan. 12. They are photographed here together at the 2015 Alaska Federation of Natives Convention. Early Thursday morning the U.S. Senate took an initial step toward repeal.

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  14. Whats Happening with the Affordable Care Act?Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... In fact, Sens. Bob Corker (R-TN), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Susan Collins (R-ME), Rob Portman (R-OH), and Lisa Murkowski (I-AK) had introduced an amendment that would delay the repeal vote until at least March 3 in order to give Congress time to draft a ...

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  15. You Won't Believe Planned Parenthood's Plan For Saving Their Place At the Federal TroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | RedState

    ... abortions. In a Senate Appropriations Committee markup Thursday, Kirk and GOP Sens. Susan Collins (Maine) and Lisa Murkowski (Alaska) joined the left to approve an amendment to the State Department spending bill that would lift the restriction, ...

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  16. As BLM moves to protect the National Petroleum Reserve, Conoco pushes backRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... in Anchorage. ConocoPhillips is a member of RDC. BLM's new strategy also has political opponents like Senator Lisa Murkowski, who asked the agency to withdraw it altogether. Nicole Whittington-Evans of The Wilderness Society says BLM should take ...

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  17. With more monuments, Republican backlash mountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | High Country News

    ... with legal designations. In Congress, though, things are never so simple. A bill introduced on Jan. 6 by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, would amend the Antiquities Act, completely changing the way that national monuments are created. It's called the ...

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  18. Mining News: Area of critical concernRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Petroleum News

    ... deserve special protection, the withdrawals and closures in this plan are intentionally excessive,' said Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. 'As has become the norm over the past eight years, the Obama administration has gone well beyond what is ...

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  19. Planned Parenthood seeks survival in Trump eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Planned Parenthood seeks survival in Trump era Senate takes first step toward repealing ObamaCare MORE Lisa Murkowski Planned Parenthood seeks survival in Trump era Graham, Durbin reintroduce bill to protect Dreamers Overnight Energy: Fight over EPA ...

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  20. Why Trump's pick for Education could face unusually stiff resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Anaheim Hills News

    ... incumbent on all of us to say we cannot vote for that." Some Republican committee leaders, including Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, who is chairwoman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, have said they will hew to a tradition of not ...

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