Lisa Murkowski Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. July 12, 2016 - Senate votes to go to conference with House on energy ...Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Public Power

    The U.S. Senate on July 12 voted to go to conference with the House on comprehensive energy legislation by a vote of 84-3. In addition, the Senate appointed seven conferees including Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., and ranking member on the committee.

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  2. Senate votes to move ahead on stalled energy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... commitment to a final bill that can pass both chambers and be signed into law by the president," said Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, ahead of the vote. Stay abreast of the latest ...

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  3. Overnight Energy: Senate votes for energy bill conference with HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Hill

    ... commitment to a final bill that can pass both chambers and be signed into law by the president," Sen. Lisa Murkowski Overnight Energy: Senate votes for energy bill conference with House Senate votes for energy bill negotiations with House Week ...

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  4. U.S. Senate votes to hammer out deal with House on energy measureRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Reuters

    ... to 45 days while the House version limits them to 30 days. "My objective here is to deliver a law," Senator Lisa Murkowski, the chairman of the Senate energy committee, said about the conference process, shortly before the measure passed. Before ...

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  5. Senate votes for energy bill negotiations with HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | The Hill

    ... commitment to a final bill that can pass both chambers and be signed into law by the president," Sen. Lisa Murkowski Senate votes for energy bill negotiations with House Week ahead: EPA spending, Iran bills hit House floor Majority of GOP senators ...

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  6. A Surprising Choice for GOP's Keynote Address?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Roll Call

    Alaska Sen. Dan Sullivan, seen here with his home state colleague Lisa Murkowski, has been tapped for a key speaking slot in Cleveland. Speculation is centering on freshman Sen. Dan Sullivan, a native son of Cleveland who now represents America's last frontier.

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  7. The Farmers Market SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Roll Call

    ... left, and his mom work their booth at the South Anchorage Farmers Market last Saturday. (Courtesy Sen. Lisa Murkowski) Anchorage residents do a double take when they see one of Alaska's most recognizable faces looking back at them across a table ...

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  8. Week ahead: EPA spending, Iran bills hit House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | The Hill

    ... chamber might get around to voting on a motion to go to a conference committee on an energy reform package . Lisa Murkowski Week ahead: EPA spending, Iran bills hit House floor Majority of GOP senators to attend Trump convention Senators looking to ...

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  9. CIRI holds the federal government to a decades old promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska's delegation to Congress writes bills every year to transfer or sell federal land to local governments and Native corporations. In late May, Sen. Lisa Murkowski sponsored one public land bill for Native corporations that's particularly far-reaching - apparently more expansive than the senator intended.

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  10. Alaska GOP convention delegates making peace with likely Donald Trump nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... tempered enthusiasm of some Alaska Republicans mirrors that of the state's congressional delegation. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan and congressman Don Young plan to support "the nominee," but not without directing criticism toward Trump on ...

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  11. The bumpy road between Alaska's all-Republican congressional delegation and Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    Alaska's all-Republican congressional delegation agrees that GOP candidate Donald Trump is preferable to Democrat Hillary Clinton, but they have struggled to fully embrace his often controversial ways. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young all declined to endorse any candidate during the long primary season, remaining mum on Trump's rise whenever possible, while generally saying they would support "the nominee," whomever it was.

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  12. Murkowski: GMO labeling bill inadequate for salmon buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    The U.S. Senate Thursday passed a bill that is said to require consumer labeling of genetically modified foods, but opponents say it is too weak to be called a requirement. Alaska U.S Sen. Lisa Murkowski said the legislation would not obligate the makers of genetically engineered salmon to clearly distinguish their product from a natural salmon.

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  13. CIRI eyes land in refuges, NPR-A to fulfill promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | KSKA

    Alaska's delegation to Congress writes bills every year to transfer or sell federal land to local governments and Native corporations. In late May, Sen. Lisa Murkowski sponsored one public land bill for Native corporations that's particularly far-reaching - apparently more expansive than the senator intended.

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  14. Alaska News Nightly: Friday, July 8, 2016Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | KSKA

    ... of genetically modified foods, but opponents say it is too weak to be called a requirement. Alaska U.S Sen. Lisa Murkowski said the legislation would not obligate the makers of genetically engineered salmon to clearly distinguish their product from ...

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  15. Obama still hasn't banned Arctic drilling, but he just made it more annoyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Grist Magazine

    ... crisis deepening all around us," David Turnbull of Oil Change International told Grist. Meanwhile, Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) thought it sent mixed messages on the offshore industry's future and was "dismayed by the regulatory onslaught" on energy ...

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  16. US Senate bill introduced that would prevent export of Native culturalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | KSKA

    Tribes across the country would have new opportunities to reclaim lost artifacts under a new Senate bill. The Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony , or STOP Act, would prevent the export of cultural and religious items.

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  17. Brush up on Denali lands historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Alaska's late Sen. Ted Stevens steered the 1980 Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act through a minefield of competing interests.

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  18. New Interior regulations raise bar for future oil explorers in Arctic OceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... a relief well and spill-control equipment such as a containment dome to capture escaping crude oil. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska and chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resource Committee, said the new rules add new requirements that will ...

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  19. Senators looking to clear the way for energy bill voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Hill

    ... said a motion to go to a conference committee won't come to the floor until Democrats can put up the votes. Lisa Murkowski Senators looking to clear the way for energy bill vote Obama weighs big Arctic decision Senators seek state revenue sharing ...

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  20. Take Five: Lisa MurkowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Roll Call

    In this week's Take Five, Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski talks about taking the stairs, traveling home to Alaska and arctic squirrels. A : I wish that I could tell you that I have a season ski pass but I have had to give that up since I've been in the Senate.

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