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Murkowski questions fees at glacier

...the number of visitors surges.In a hearing of the U.S. Senate committee on energy and natural resources, the senior senator from Alaska said she doesn't think fees should be charged for trail use."We don't mind paying these fees as...
Alaska Editorial: Sen. Murkowski's bipartisan effort would help Alaska, nation

...steering a bill to the middle sometimes cuts off useful proposals on both sides of the aisle, in this case Alaska's senior senator has done good work. Her bill is a worthy one, and contains several components that would help Alaska and the rest...
Murkowski: Arctic issues about more than Alaska

...these days, especially as the U.S. steps into the chairmanship role of the Arctic Council this year. Alaska's senior senator spoke with the Empire on Wednesday from her office in Washington, D.C. about why discussing Arctic issues should...
My Turn: 2014 election brings new Energy to U.S. Senate

...election results, on one fact all Alaskans can agree: A Republican majority in the U.S. Senate places Alaska's senior senator in a position of leadership to advance key policies long overdue for the well-being of the Last Frontier and the...
Murkowski pushes back on federal government

...starve the trans-Alaska pipeline system of new oil.Murkowski, chair of the Senate energy committee and Alaska's senior senator, said she's never been a good alarmist but it has become harder for her to conclude otherwise given recent federal...
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Murkowski ready to lead Senate Energy Committee

...Natural Resources Committee that has jurisdiction over the Interior Department. It's a powerful position for the senior senator from Alaska, given the role the agency plays in a state where two-thirds of its land is owned by the federal government...
War, Murkowski topics in Senate debate

...Eric Shinseki. Shinseki resigned amid growing pressure earlier this year.Both Begich and Murkowski, Alaska's senior senator and a Republican, reserved judgment on Shinseki, saying the problems with the VA were bigger than one man.Begich...
Senate candidates vie for veterans' votes

...enormously blessed up here, and that blessing is directly related to Mark Begich." He also credited the state's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, and its veterans' affairs agency.In an interview, Sullivan noted that the first...
Begich, Sullivan tout Alaska Native ties

...died last year.Begich also noted his position on committees like Appropriations, on which he sits with Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski. He said two senators of the same party from a state have never served together on the...
Hunting for whale & votes above the Arctic Circle

...said, disposing of a Sullivan mailer.On the wall, amid family portraits, was a photo of Patrick with Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski. In 2010, Alaska Natives formed a political action committee to support Murkowski's...


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