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My Turn: Alaska can save Calif. from drought

...and maybe we can stop going in circles.With Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, as chairperson of the Energy and Natural Resource committee, we could possibly secure a guaranteed market through the rescue plan being constructed in Congress...
My Turn: Murkowski: President's Alaska goal should be partnership

...will find a willingness to work on shared goals and leave as awed by our people as he will inevitably be by our mountains.? Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Murkowski revenue sharing bill advances

...revenue from federal waters off its coast is advancing in the U.S. Senate.On Friday, the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee approved Friday the Offshore Production and Energizing National Security Act, which contains a section...
The Latest: Study says drought cost to grow by $500 million make drought relief a priority.Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, the Republican chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, wrapped up a Tuesday hearing about the drought by saying it highlighted the need to take up a broader...
US Senator wants to change federal 'rural' label process

...or other Alaska communities unless done through an act of Congress.It has been referred to the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, which Murkowski chairs."We'll hold our breath, and wait and see what happens," said Saxman council...
Forest Service chief expects busy firefighting season

...require shifting funds from programs designed to prevent wildfires.Tom Tidwell testified before the Senate Energy and Natural Resource Committee that the fire season is 60 to 80 days longer than it was just 15 years ago, and he didn't expect any...
On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

WASHINGTON - Congress may have fled town ahead of a snowstorm, but the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee didn't let that sabotage a scheduled hearing on - drum roll, please - the Arctic.With falling snow providing a suitable backdrop...
Sealaska nears final land claim is entitled to.Robert Dillon, a spokesman for Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said the Sealaska lands bill, formally known as the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 18, 2015

...but she's always been foiled in that attempt.Now that Murkowski is chairwoman of the Senate's Energy and Natural Resources committee, we hope her efforts will be more successful. States in the Gulf of Mexico get a share of revenue from...
My Turn: Brewing up success stories proposed regulation on our small operators. Also, I just recently became Chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, and I plan to share stories of the first-of-its-kind "Beer Powered Beer" technology being used...


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