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PRO: EPA's failure to investigate groundwater contamination a shocking dereliction of duty

LOS ANGELES - EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson testified before Congress on May 24, saying, "I am...That's what industry is pitching, and it's what Lisa Jackson pitched to Congress. And it's probably safer than...
Murkowski presses EPA administrator on Pebble Mine, oil and gas exploration

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, has questioned Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson on a series of development projects in Alaska, including efforts concerning the proposed Pebble Mine and oil and gas exploration...
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Alaska mining industry a gold nugget in state's economy

...and how to dispose of fill until Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Rep. Don Young and I intervened with then-EPA administrator Lisa Jackson to convince her to grant the permits.Today Kensington is the second largest private employer in Southeast Alaska and...
EPA chief visits rural Alaska communities

...Protection Agency is in the state listening to concerns expressed by southwest Alaska communities. EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on Wednesday was scheduled to visit Dillingham to meet with Bristol Bay region tribal governments, Native corporations...
Regional News
Parnell wants delay in greenhouse gas rule

...Protection Agency to halt its effort to regulate greenhouse gases under the Clean Air Act. In a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, Parnell said the proposed regulations would bury Alaska's businesses, institutions and state environmental agencies...
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State politicians upbraid EPA over mine delay

...Decries EPA's Supreme Court End Run." She said she and Democratic Sen. Mark Begich had summoned EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, the agency's head and an Obama appointee, to Murkowski's office to explain EPA's actions regarding the Kensington...
EPA standing ground regarding Kensington mine

...staffer who works for Sen. Lisa Murkowski, characterized the meeting as "congenial but direct." "Administrator (Lisa) Jackson was not willing to concede any ground during the meeting," he said. "She defended her people." Republican Murkowski...
Alaska Congressional delegation pushes back against proposed EPA fine against Air Force base

...during a July 2010 inspection and proposed a $218,700 fine, according to a letter sent Thursday to EPA administrator Lisa Jackson.Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Democratic Sen. Mark Begich and Republican Rep. Don Young said in a letter that...
Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell intends to oppose proposed Pebble Mine if it would harm fish; asks EPA to block

...studies find it would harm salmon and thus put jobs in her own state at risk.In a letter sent to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, Cantwell described Bristol Bay's salmon population as an economic lynchpin for commercial fishermen both in Alaska...


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