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Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell intends to oppose proposed Pebble Mine if it would harm fish; asks EPA to block

ANCHORAGE - Washington Sen. Maria Cantwell said Monday she would oppose a proposed huge copper and gold mine near Alaska's Bristol Bay if studies find it would harm salmon...
Obama's trade bill narrowly clears key hurdle

...Democrats. But the decisive thumbs-up came - literally, and long past the allotted time - from Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington after she and a few others seized the moment as leverage to demand a vote next month on legislation...
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Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 11, 2015

...turned into a fish stick, reporter Liz Ruskin explained last week. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Washington, have been trying to get the FDA to change its rules, without much success. They requested the...
Forest Service chief expects busy firefighting season

...couldn't remember another beginning of May with no snow on the ground.The ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington, called for Tidwell to work with other agencies to improve communications services during a forest...
Empire Editorial: Vacationing in ANWR

...Wednesday that would protect 1.56 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from future development.Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) crossed partisan lines to push the legislation."The Arctic National Wildlife...
Beyond Pebble: Protect the entire watershed

...commercial and recreational fisheries in the region. AIFMA especially appreciates Sens. Mark Begich of Alaska and Maria Cantwell of Washington for their strong support of Bristol Bay.In May 2010, six federally-recognized tribes and AIFMA...
Senate women unite in fighting sexual assault

...spoke of the importance of addressing the crimes. Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Washington state's Maria Cantwell and the newest members, Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, delivered forceful speeches...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Monday's Providence Journal: Maria Cantwell, the Seattle dot-com millionaire...Monday's Providence Journal: Maria Cantwell, the Seattle dot-com millionaire...Monday's Providence Journal: Maria Cantwell, the Seattle dot-com millionaire...
The irony of views on oil drilling

Recently, Sen. Maria Cantwell made national news by spearheading efforts to further delay oil...NWNC news clip. Ironically, the very next news clip was about Maria Cantwell investigating the high price of gasoline that people now pay in...
The Cantwell lesson

The following editorial appeared in Monday's Providence Journal: Maria Cantwell, the Seattle dot-com millionaire who helped finance her own narrow victory over incumbent GOP Sen. Slade Gorton last fall...


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