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Legislature readies complaint after Arctic drilling nixed

...Saturday, the Alaska Senate Resources Committee met to consider House Joint...Teamsters Union Local 959.The Resources Committee is expected to rapidly approve...expected approval by the Senate Resources Committee, the resolution would be...
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Alaska can save Calif. from drought

...we can stop going in circles.With Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, as chairperson of the Energy and Natural Resource committee, we could possibly secure a guaranteed market through the rescue plan being constructed in Congress. This could...
Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...Johnson, R-Anchorage, who serves on the House Resources Committee, said the costs, potential benefits and risks...Giessel, R-Anchorage, and chair of the Senate Resources Committee.Alaska is grappling with multibillion-dollar...
Alaska Editorial: Forest management

...noted also by Greater Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Chelsea Goucher, who told the House Natural Resources Committee's Subcommittee on Federal Lands in Washington, D.C., that the 17-million acre Tongass National Forest...
Murkowski questions fees at glacier

...performed through existing arrangements with tour and bus companies.Murkowski's comments came as the energy and resources committee, of which Murkowski is chairwoman, considers reauthorization of the Federal Land Recreation Enhancement Act...
Walker wants 51 percent stake in LNG

...For the state, the financing issues with this are mind-boggling," Giessel said, who is chair of the Senate Resources Committee.The lawmakers were told that the governor's plan is to finance the state share - currently 25 percent but up...
House minority objects to Arctic drilling complaint

...draft resolution to the House Resources Committee.After the floor session...for a hearing in the House Resources Committee.The resolution's companion...301, has cleared the Senate Resources Committee and is scheduled for a vote...
State | AK legislature
US official: Congress shouldn't control tribal recognition at risk because they are not Congressionally recognized," he said.Bishop, who chairs the House Natural Resources Committee, said the recognition system has been a mess for decades. Any tribes that were lawfully recognized would not...
Sage grouse plan aims for industry, wildlife balance

...voted to block Fish and Wildlife from spending money on efforts to change the bird's legal status.House Natural Resources Committee Chairman Rob Bishop said the decision on grouse was a "cynical ploy" intended to mask the fact that the Obama...
Nation and World
Liquefied natural gas pipeline project could see more delays

...Alaska liquefied natural gas project as backers consider a larger diameter pipeline.A joint House and Senate Resources Committee met in Palmer on Wednesday to discuss the proposed $45 billion to $65 billion LNG Project. At the meeting...


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