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Bridges may no longer be earmarked

...earmarks. "It's not final yet, but it seems that they are moving to take away the earmark designation," said Courtney Schikora Boone, a spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska. The House and Senate conference committee was meeting...
Military: Alaska installations exposed

...military presence is due to the new Stryker Brigade and development of missile defense system components, said Courtney Schikora Boone, Stevens' spokeswoman. Boone, like military officials in Alaska, declined to speculate what bases will be...
Stevens disagrees with climate study's conclusion, fellow GOP senator

...change is taking place and we need to take some action," Alaska's senior senator said. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, said the action Stevens is taking is to fund more research about climate change. "If you look back at the...
Barrow research center, other projects in line for federal funds

...numerous fisheries and marine mammal research "earmarks" for Alaska into a lump sum of $55 million, according to Courtney Schikora Boone, a spokeswoman for U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska. Stevens is a committee member. "Two of the nation's...
Panel defeats plan to share ANWR profits with other Native corporations

...Regional land in the refuge. U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens, R-Alaska, said Wednesday through his spokeswoman Courtney Schikora Boone that he is willing to talk with any individual Alaskan or group about the issue. Boone said the senator has not...
Report questions Fort Greely role in national defense

...language" to explain how members think money should be spent and to address other concerns. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, said Monday that the report language simply encourages the Missile Defense Agency to continue work on programs...
Road bill provision to cost state $50M

...operations and capital projects and also into the Alaska Permanent Fund, the state's oil wealth savings account. Courtney Schikora Boone, Stevens' spokeswoman, said the provision by Stevens and Murkowski was a compromise by producers, refinery...
Alaska delegation makes plea for Galena

...region was $206. The lowest cost in the state was in Prince William Sound, at $122. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, said the senator's office hadn't had a chance to review the report yet. It will do so over the August recess...
Alaska Digest

...Republican U.S. Sens. Ted Stevens and Lisa Murkowski that established the 2000 cutoff. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, has said that provision was a compromise to ensure the refineries stay in business while the state and the oil...


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