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  1. Murkowski sees financial boon in refuge drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... President Bill Clinton vetoed a GOP plan to allow drilling in the refuge in 1995, and Democrats led by Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state defeated a similar GOP plan in 2005. The Trump administration and congressional Republicans are pushing to ...

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  2. Alaska lawmaker sees financial boon in refuge drilling - Fri, 10 Nov 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... President Bill Clinton vetoed a GOP plan to allow drilling in the refuge in 1995, and Democrats led by Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state defeated a similar GOP plan in 2005. The Trump administration and congressional Republicans are pushing to ...

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  3. House GOP tax plan could jeopardize thousands of affordable housing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... simplifying local zoning rules, arguing that doing so would lead to an increase in affordable housing. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., took to the Senate floor Wednesday to speak in favor of a bill she is sponsoring alongside Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, ...

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  4. Alaska lawmaker sees financial boon in refuge drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... President Bill Clinton vetoed a GOP plan to allow drilling in the refuge in 1995, and Democrats led by Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state defeated a similar GOP plan in 2005. The Trump administration and congressional Republicans are pushing to ...

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  5. Arctic drilling foes find public passion has cooledRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    In the U.S. Senate, opponents of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge are having trouble getting the word out. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., on Thursday lamented that the refuge drilling proposal isn't drawing public outrage like it did more than a decade ago.

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  6. Scientists protest Congress's plan to open vital Arctic wildlife refuge to oil explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Inhabitat

    ... released the legislation Wednesday. On Thursday, the 37 scientists sent the letter to Murkowski and Maria Cantwell, Ranking Member of the committee and Democrat from Washington. Murkowski's legislation targeted the coastal plain of the Arctic ...

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  7. Voith Passage of Hydropower Policy Modernization Act will help boost domestic hydropower productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Electric Energy Online

    ... and new projects could be put in jeopardy. In addition to H.R. 3043, Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Maria Cantwell (D-WA) - the Chairman and Ranking Member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, respectively - have introduced the Energy ...

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  8. Federal bill aims to boost low-income housing constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... managerial body for federal housing assistance. The new bill - sponsored by U.S. Sens. Tim Kaine, D-Virginia, Maria Cantwell, D-Washington and finance committee chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah - would aim to boost affordable housing options for ...

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  9. Scientists Decry Arctic Oil Expansion in Letter to US SenatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Voice of America

    ... Survey and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, said in a letter to Senators Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Maria Cantwell of Washington that drilling for oil and gas in the refuge would be "incompatible with the purposes for which the refuge was ...

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  10. 37 Leading Arctic Wildlife Scientists Oppose Arctic Refuge DrillingRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, 37 leading Arctic wildlife scientists sent a letter opposing drilling on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to Senator Lisa Murkowski and Senator Maria Cantwell, the Chair and Ranking Member respectively of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Senator Murkowski introduced legislation yesterday to open the Arctic Refuge to drilling in an effort to raise revenue and off-set tax cuts as part of the tax package currently making its way through Congress.

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  11. Scientists in letter to senators slam GOP plan to expand Arctic oil drilling in wildlife refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | The Japan Times

    A group of 37 U.S.-based scientists whose research focuses on Arctic wildlife asked two U.S. senators in a letter on Thursday not to open the National Arctic Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration, according to a copy seen by Reuters. The scientists, including several retired former officials from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, the U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, said in a letter to Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington that drilling for oil and gas in the refuge would be "incompatible with the purposes for which the refuge was established," protecting fish and wildlife populations and the environments in which they live.

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  12. Connelly: Schrier gets breakout endorsement for open seat in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... bids for office are struggling to get off the ground. Emily's List backed Sen. Patty Murray and then-Rep. Maria Cantwell in the early going of their 1992 "Year of the Woman" election races. Cantwell lost her House seat in 1994, and Emily's List was ...

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  13. Scientists Decry Arctic Oil Expansion in Letter to U.S. SenatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Scientific American

    A group of 37 U.S.-based scientists whose research focuses on Arctic wildlife asked two U.S. senators in a letter on Thursday not to open the National Arctic Wildlife Refuge to oil and gas exploration, according to a copy seen by Reuters. The scientists, including several retired former officials from the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, the U.S. Geological Survey and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, said in a letter to Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Senator Maria Cantwell of Washington that drilling for oil and gas in the refuge would be "incompatible with the purposes for which the refuge was established," protecting fish and wildlife populations and the environments in which they live.

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  14. Democrats slam Republican bid to drill in Arctic refuge, realize 'deck is stacked' against themRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Washington Examiner

    ... and can pass with a simple majority. "We don't think this has been a fair and open process," said Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington, the top Democrat of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, in a press conference Thursday. "In this ...

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  15. Republican senator wants to open up Alaskan wildlife refuge to drilling, and people are lividRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Salon

    ... The fact is that the entire 1.5 million acres could be offered up in two massive lease sales." Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., has also fought back against the legislation. During the hearing last week, she said, "If you want to open up the Arctic ...

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  16. Alaska Senator Denounced for 'Deplorable' Attempt to Force Drilling in Arctic Wildlife RefugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Common Dreams

    ... $1.5 trillion Republicans would add to the federal deficit with their tax-cut plan." Critics-including Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the top Democrat on the Senate energy committee who helped lead the failed effort to protect ANWR last ...

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  17. Security Industry Association Applauds Enactment of Power and Security Systems ActRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 9 | PRWeb

    ... have been possible without the bipartisan leadership of the bill's sponsors Sens. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., as well as Reps. Peter Welch, D-Vt., and Susan Brooks, R-Ind. Over the past two years, Gardner, Welch and Brooks ...

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  18. Lisa Murkowski Introduces Bill To Open Arctic Wildlife Refuge To Oil DrillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Switched

    ... The fact is that the entire 1.5 million acres could be offered up in two massive lease sales." Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the committee's ranking minority member, was among many Democrats last week who blasted the idea of drilling in the ...

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  19. Murray backs bill banning assault weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | The Columbian

    ... state and nationwide," Murray said. "But we need more than thoughts and prayers. We need action." Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., did not co-sponsor the bill. Cantwell did support a 2013 bill that was introduced in the Senate after the Sandy Hook ...

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  20. GOP Unveils Plan To Open ANWR To DrillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | The Daily Caller

    ... caribou, migratory birds and over 200 species - for what? For oil we don't need?" Washington Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell said before her amendment failed. Content created by The Daily Caller News Foundation is available without charge to any ...

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