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Kenai library one of six nominated for national award

...Kenai Community Library is one of six institutions in the state nominated for a national service award.U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski included Kenai on a short list for the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, an award that recognizes places...
Murkowski asks for change in FEMA rules for Juneau stifled by the Federal Emergency Management Agency's classification of the area as a flood zone, says Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska.FEMA's new flood maps categorize Auke Bay's waterfront as a V, or velocity, zone. Areas mapped...
Begich weighs in on Hobby Lobby, Iraq

...but if they mislead on my record - they're going to get push back."He said he has voted with Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski at least 75 percent of the time so far this year - the highest percentage of any pair of senators from a single state...
Local attends White House summit

...representatives of U.S. Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, who was actually in Juneau that day, and with U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. During those meetings, SueWing said they spoke about issues facing working families in Alaska and...
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

...not least of which the topic of paid family leave. SueWing met with Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and brainstormed with the delegation solutions to some of Alaska's working families' struggles...
Alaska Editorial: 'Alaska Agreement' good theory, flawed practice

...corruption trial that made national headlines.Two years later, the 49th state got heavy press again when Sen. Lisa Murkowski was toppled by challenger Joe Miller in an unexpected primary result, only to mount a successful and widely publicized...
Dan Sullivan still leads primary pack

...nomination. Joe Miller, the Republicans' nominee for the U.S. Senate in 2010 who went on to lose to U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, in a write-in campaign, trails Sullivan by 23 points with just 13 percent support, according to...
More than words

...Bill 2299 was introduced on May 7 by Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., with 10 cosponsors, including Alaska Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Mark Begich. It sits now in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee, and while gives it a 95 percent...
Washington delegation brings home grant money

...Feedbacks with Permafrost and Climate."Alaska's representatives include Republicans Rep. Don Young and Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Democratic Sen. Mark Begich.UAF is also receiving another pair of grants worth just over $522,600 for...
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Tea Party Express might not endorse in Alaska race

...the group's choice in the 2010 GOP primary because it saw a clear contrast between him and the incumbent, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, he said.The group saw Murkowski as part of the problem in Washington and endorsed Miller, who upset her in the...


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