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  1. Energy & Environmental Update - January 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... from oil and gas operations, particularly methane emissions, should be minimized. An amendment from Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) would require tar sands projects to pay a fee into the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund. We can also show you Legal ...

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  2. Re: Patent Strategy Shift? I doubt itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | EETimes

    ... "patent reform"...America Invents Act, vers 1.0, 2.0, 3.0... "This is not a patent reform bill" Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) complained, despite other democrats praising the overhaul. "This is a big corporation patent giveaway that tramples on the ...

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  3. So Much for an Easy Keystone Victory for Senate RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Planetizen

    ... the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee's leaders, Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), can hammer out an agreement for more amendment votes that satisfies the bill's Democratic supporters. As it turns ...

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  4. 10 Senate Ds Think Drillers Should Be Able to Inject Whatever the Frack They Want into Your WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... up the roll call votes for the Senate and House back then to see how the Senators still with us today voted. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) Dick Durbin (D-IL) Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) Tom Udall (D-NM) 9 Democrats still in the Senate and ...

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  5. Senate set for Thursday Keystone voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Politico

    ... two managers, Energy and Natural Resources Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski and her Democratic counterpart, Sen. Maria Cantwell - and the acrimony fueled by both parties' leaders after Democrats accused McConnell of shutting down debate during a rare ...

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  6. Ferry ramp work faces delaysRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Wahkiakum County Eagle

    ... e of Senator Patty Murray and Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Buetler. Organizers have also invited Senator Maria Cantwell, the state representatives and senator from District 19, and also officials from the Washington State Department of Transportation.

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  7. Senate Near Finish Line on Keystone XLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | National Journal

    ... block of amendments coming in the afternoon. Under an agreement between Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., that's expected to clear the way for final passage after the final amendment votes. The bill, which was sponsored by ...

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  8. Keystone bill moves closer to Senate passageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WAPI-AM Birmingham

    ... Murkowski of Alaska, said "serious and significant negotiations" between her and her Democratic counterpart, Maria Cantwell of Washington, led to the agreement to vote on as many as 18 amendments on Wednesday. Murkowski said by the time debate ends ...

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  9. Overnight Energy: Senate sees end in sight for KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Hill

    FINISH LINE: Senators are saying they can see the finish line to the Keystone XL debate, and are aiming for a final vote to approve the project on Thursday. Sen. Maria Cantwell said she thinks everything can be wrapped up this week with a few more amendment votes on Thursday.

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  10. Lawmaker again takes aim at NFL tax statusRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... Young University, says his bill would generate about $10 million a year in tax revenue. Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state introduced a bill last year to strip the NFL's tax-exempt status because it has not taken action over the ...

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  11. Get moving on oil train safety rules, Cantwell tells Obama administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    With 19 oil trains passing through Washington towns and cities each week, the U.S. Department of Transportation should move its behind, finalize and enforce safety rules for tanker cars, Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., said Wednesday. "My constituents are now seeing trains through every major city in our state: They're literally hitting Spokane through the Tri-Cities, through Vancouver, up through Tacoma, Seattle, Everett and then up to the refineries."

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  12. Bipartisan Senate Commerce Committee Letter Asks President For TSA NomineeRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    U.S. Sens. John Thune and Bill Nelson , the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, along with subcommittee leaders Sens. Kelly Ayotte , Maria Cantwell , and Deb Fischer have urged President Barack Obama to, "prioritize the formal nomination of a qualified, experienced, and dedicated individual to serve as Administrator of the Transportation Security Administration ." Their letter comes more than three months after former TSA Administrator John Pistole announced his departure on Oct. 16, 2014.

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  13. McConnell wants Keystone XL vote this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski said her conversations with committee ranking member Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., have been "constructive," and that the two hope to soon strike an agreement on amendments. "Folks on both sides would ...

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  14. McConnell asks Dems to cooperate on KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Hill

    ... should work with Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the panel's ranking member, to get additional votes on amendments. "The authors of the amendment were denied 60 ...

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  15. Senators Urging Obama To Fill TSA VacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... by Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R- N.H., chair of the Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety and Security, Sen. Maria Cantwell, D- Wash., ranking member of that subcommittee, and Sen. Deb Fischer, R- Neb., chairman of the subcommittee on Surface ...

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  16. Re: Patent Strategy Shift? I doubt itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | EETimes

    ... "patent reform"...America Invents Act, vers 1.0, 2.0, 3.0... "This is not a patent reform bill" Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA) complained, despite other democrats praising the overhaul. "This is a big corporation patent giveaway that tramples on the ...

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  17. Washington, Idaho lawmakers evaluate Obama's address - Tue, 20 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... He's right that Americans have made sacrifices, hanging on with initiative and hard work for years, Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., said. He's also right that some parts of the country have turned the corner while others haven't, she said. "Seattle ...

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  18. Editorial: Congress should enact trade-promotion authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Seattle Times

    ... the TPA expired in 2007. The last time Congress voted to reauthorize it in 2002, Washington's U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray, both Democrats, voted in favor. During recent reauthorization votes, most congressional Democrats voted against ...

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  19. Seattle needs to 'get loud' on net neutrality, says CantwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Business Journal

    Seattle needs to "get loud" on net neutrality to prevent a two-tiered internet structure, according to the state's leaders. U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell , D-Wash., held a meeting at Seattle software company Moz on Monday, where tech execs from Cheezburger, Inc., Strange Loop Games, and Porch attended to talk about their "concerns about how a two-tiered Internet could create higher costs for startups and consumers."

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  20. Sen. Cantwell urges support for net neutralityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | The Columbian

    - Sen. Maria Cantwell says proponents of net neutrality need to be "loud, just like the Seahawks fans" in the run-up to an expected federal decision on the issue. The Democrat was in Seattle's Pioneer Square on Monday for a round table discussion ...

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