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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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Begich bids emotional farewell to US Senate

...D-New Jersey, said he took joy in knowing "that God ain't finished with you yet."In a statement, Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, said Begich is clearly passionate about Alaska and the emotion he showed on the floor...
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 battles partisan undertow

...of a double murder and sexual assault - a spot taken down after the victims' family protested it. The state's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, who endorsed Sullivan, has also demanded Begich take down ads in which he says he works...
Murkowski firmly supports Sullivan in Senate race

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's senior senator is making no bones about who she is backing in this year's Senate race."I think I made it very clear in the ad that I did...
Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...Democrat in the Senate, working with a Democrat administration, has benefited the state of Alaska," Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, said in vowing to help get a Republican elected. "I've yet to see it."Murkowski...


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