Alaska-bound, Obama renames America's tallest peak

...historic trip to the Arctic, President Barack Obama erased a former Republican president's...climate change and Arctic drilling awaited.Obama departed Monday morning to Anchorage for...choreographed to call attention to the ways Obama says climate change is already damaging...
Obama to walk fine line on climate, energy

...seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska this week to press for...message in a state heavily dependent on oil.Obama will become the first sitting president...are liquefying - powerful visuals that Obama hopes will illustrate the threat to natural...
Denali's name restored

In the weeks before President Barack Obama's Monday afternoon arrival in Anchorage, he promised Gov...great state," Mallott's statement said. "I thank President Obama and Secretary Jewell for taking up this issue, which Alaskans...
As president comes to Anchorage, spots of Juneau rise to surface the state's largest city on the eve of President Barack Obama's visit.At the Dena'ina Convention Center, Beth Kerttula...not be printed.That doesn't stop him from agreeing with Obama on the topic of climate change.About 30 years ago, he dug...
Photo: The president has arrived

The President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska around 2:15 p.m., Monday, Aug. 31, 2015.
Ohio Gov. Kasich opposes changing name of Mount McKinley

COLUMBUS - Ohio Gov. John Kasich disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the name used by native Alaskans.Alaska's governor and congressional delegation...
Jewell: Denali name change is final

...S. Rep. John Boehner, an Ohio Republican and Speaker of the House, said he was "deeply disappointed" that President Obama allowed U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to restore Denali's name from Mount McKinley.On Monday...
My Turn: Location, expertise and timing: Three reasons Northwest Alaska is ready for an opening Arctic

...region is ready for this moment. This week, President Barack Obama annouced that he will visit Kotzebue as part of his trip to...sustainable Arctic.Finally, now is the time.As President Obama, Secretary of State Kerry and others visit Alaska, now is...
Q&A about decision to change Mount McKinley to Mount Denali

...invited his colleagues to join him to try to block what he called Obama's "constitutional overreach."Other Ohio political leaders...irritating," she said.___Q: HOW DID PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA CHANGE THE NAME?A: On the eve of a three-day trip to Alaska...
Kerry talks tech as a solution to climate change woes

...revenue from oil, which when burned is the largest source of carbon emissions driving climate change.Earlier this month, the Obama administration approved a further stage of oil survey drilling in the Arctic, an action that drew sharp criticism from environmental...


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