Coast Guard: Tug engine failure blamed on water in fuel

...from the US Department of Interior."Edison Chouest was not available to comment on the report.Alaska U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said the Coast Guard report "has made a number of good recommendations to improve the safety of maritime activities as exploration...
My Turn: Why not the Permanent Fund?

...TransCanada in the Heads of Agreement.I look forward to hearing from Alaskans on this extraordinary opportunity to insure the future growth of our Permanent Fund for all Alaskans.? Frank Murkowski is a former governor for Alaska.
Murkowski questions China's shellfish ban

...KETCHIKAN - Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski questioned this week whether the Chinese...appropriate levels of intervention might be."Murkowski said it's important the federal government...board President Jeremy Leighton said.Murkowski met with members of the Southeast Alaska...
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Alaska Editorial: Avoiding an in-state fight over where to base F-35s

...need not wonder any longer.Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Eielson Air Force Base is the best...proposed Defense Department budget.Sen. Murkowski's comment is important because it helps...located in their part of the state.Sen. Murkowski, Sen. Mark Begich and Rep. Don Young...
My Turn: Don't let Legislature fool Alaskans again

...this case, was true to his word. In May 2003, the Legislature repealed the indexing provision in a bill signed by Frank Murkowski. Seventeen Majority legislators who had voted for the bill in 2002 voted to gut it in 2003.Had they left the indexing provision...
VA partners with Anchorage health clinic

...who wanted to enroll in VA health care neared 900, Hudson said. The offices of both of Sen. Mark Begich and Sen. Lisa Murkowski fielded complaints daily from veterans waiting to see doctors, representatives of the senators said.Begich said in a prepared...
Murkowski Launches #AKThanks Campaign

...less than a week away, Senator Lisa Murkowski is inviting Alaskans to focus on what...things she is thankful for. On Tuesday, Murkowski will share the recent "Appreciating Alaska...resources and incredible beauty," said Murkowski. "Since everything is bigger in Alaska...
Murkowski votes to move toward benefits debate

JUNEAU - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski voted with the majority to proceed...for the long-term unemployed.Murkowski was one of six Republicans who voted...was on his way back to Washington.Murkowski, in a statement, said it is important...
Video: Sens. Murkowski and Wyden on Resource Development

Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) participating in the Alaska Resource Development Council's 34th Annual Conference via video conference. Murkowski and Wyden are the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Former Gov. questions gasline partnership

...Alaska.In fact, former-Gov. Frank Murkowski wrote in a letter to state officials...portion of SB 138 in this session," Murkowski wrote in a letter to Commissioners Angela...State's banker, not its partner," Murkowski wrote. "Our partners, the Producers...
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