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Sen. Murkowski sworn in after long legal battle

...gave her a kiss on the cheek. The applause was shared with one of Murkowski's fellow women in the Senate: Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., who walked forward to be sworn in at the same time. Mikulski, re-elected to her sixth term in November...
A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

...committee that crafts the 13 spending bills to fund government agencies and departments, replacing Democratic Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland. Kentucky's Mitch McConnell, the Republican who would become majority leader, has made it clear...
Sen. Murkowski and her 'Senate Sisters' come through

...out for the good of the country soon attracted two powerful women on the Democratic side of the aisle - Senators Barbara Mikulski, of Maryland, and Patty Murray, of Washington. Together these five women formed the nexus of a 13-member Senate...
Senators block Hayes' nomination

...voted for Hayes weren't present: Edward Kennedy of Massachusetts, who's ill, John Kerry of Massachusetts and Barbara Mikulski of Maryland. Kerry was at a funeral in Massachusetts; a spokeswoman for Mikulski said she was absent to "work...
Female WWII aviators honored

...recognition that I feel they should have for their families," Killen said. Sens. Kay Bailey Hutchison, R-Texas, and Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., along with Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., and Susan Davis, D-Calif., led the push in...
Fish Factor: Frankenfish labeling advances in Congress

...absolutely 100 percent right on," Merkly said. "And if you buy salmon, you should buy 100 percent salmon."Sen. Barbara Mikulski, a Democrat from Maryland and chairwoman of the Appropriations Committee, added: "If something is a GMO food...
Senate's Hurricane Sandy relief bill contains cash for Alaska

...It will actually put people to work in their own communities, rebuilding their own communities," said Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., who chairs the Senate Appropriations Committee.GOP Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Coburn, two...
Senate women unite in fighting sexual assault

...decades was a male bastion."This is what the American people wanted, us working together," said five-term Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., the head of the Senate Appropriations Committee.Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said the senators...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Loyalties complicated by sexual politics 3/24/98

...him from the Supreme Court are being asked about the latest scandals. Now many, like the usually irrepressible Barbara Mikulski are saying, ``I can't have an opinion until the judicial system works.'' Others who were swept into office...


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