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My Turn: Action in Alaska's Arctic

...Working together with today's advanced technology, responsible development of our resources can occur. The state stands to be the beneficiary, as will all Alaskans.? Frank Murkowski is a former U.S. Senator and governor of Alaska.
Murkowski approval rating drops

...Speaker of the House Mike Bradner attributes Murkowski's drop in popularity to the difference in roles of a U.S. senator and governor, as well as changes in Murkowski's political stances before and after the election. During his campaign, Murkowski...
Attorney general visits Anchorage

...anti-terrorism law and Ashcroft. The Patriot Act has been "misconstrued," said Ashcroft, a former Republican senator and governor from Missouri who became attorney general in 2001. The act consolidates other laws long on the books that deal...
Murkowski struggles in battle for re-election

...73-year-old Republican governor decided to run one more campaign and cap his decades-long career as a U.S. senator and governor. But he seems to find resistance at every turn. An uneasy Legislature is wary that Murkowski wants to give up...
Ballot Measure 2 a sinking ship

...many other places to protect and promote Alaska's development. Only Frank Murkowski, with 26 years as U.S. senator and governor, with his roads to resources and a contract for a natural gas pipeline, has those credentials. Lew M. Williams...
Americans Elect meets reality

...names to jump in. Sragow says he talked with about 50 current and former officeholders, including incumbent senators and governors, but nobody was willing to take the chance."Everyone agreed that the system is broken," Sragow said...
Murkowski closes in on victory in write-in count

...know how to spell the name of the woman who has been its senator for eight years, and whose father was a previous senator and governor. So far, 97 percent of the ballots appear to be for Murkowski, according to the Elections Division's first...
For a new Senate majority

...the sand will be sidelined. This election year is a huge opportunity to elect a majority of representatives and senators (and governor) who have the courage to address Alaska's fiscal gap. A vote for Sen. Elton is a vote for a new majority...
My turn: Frank Murkowski deserves praise for his support of democracy

...Holiness the Dalai Lama a visa. Isaac Edwards reminded me in a recent phone call from Washington, D.C. that, as senator and governor, Frank Murkowski maintained good relations with Beijing. This is as it should be. It throws the ball back in...


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