On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

...a day when most Capitol offices were shuttered - is led by an Alaskan, Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski?Unclear. But for good measure, Murkowski announced that she and Sen. Angus King, a Maine independent, were forming the Senate Arctic...
Alaska delegation splits on Homeland Security funding

...the end of the federal budget cycle, Sept. 30.Sen. Lisa Murkowski voted in favor of funding the department, while Sen. Dan...extension on Friday, the House on Tuesday.In a statement, Murkowski said she is "incredibly concerned" about the president's...
Murkowski pushes back on federal government

JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski used her speech before state lawmakers...trans-Alaska pipeline system of new oil.Murkowski, chair of the Senate energy committee...would need congressional approval. Murkowski also cited the Obama administration's...
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Murkowski pushes back on federal government in speech

JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has used her speech before state...trans-Alaska pipeline system of new oil.Murkowski says she's never been a good alarmist...acres in Alaska's Arctic waters.Murkowski called on lawmakers to join her in...
Murkowski talks mines, deficit

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, visited her home state this week to give her annual address to the Legislature, focusing her speech on the recent...
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Murkowski names service academy nominees

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R- Alaska, announced that she has...talent, dedication, and leadership," Murkowski said. "I am honored that they have...activities, and leadership capacity. Murkowski's nominees will compete against other...
McKenzie to serve as staff member for Murkowski, Sullivan

JUNEAU - U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan have a new staff member in Juneau.Connie McKenzie will be responsible for helping constituents with concerns...
Jewell meeting, Murkowski speech things to watch for

...The trial is taking place in Anchorage. Murkowski speechU.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is scheduled to address a joint session of...customary for Alaska's U.S. senators. Murkowski is also scheduled to be in Kotzebue Monday...
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Photo: Women of the Alaska Legislature

Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, top center, poses with 15 of the...Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage; Sen. Murkowski; Sen. Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage...Rep. Lyn Gatis, R-Wasilla. Sen. Murkowski posed for the picture after her yearly...
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Senator Murkowski's misdirected priorities

Senator Murkowski's recent My Turn (published in the...for the Secure Rural Schools program. Murkowski claimed she had hoped to find a way to...but instead misdirected energy.What Murkowski now offers as an excuse for her non performance...


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