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Ethics complaint filed against Stevens over Boeing deal

...say that it's wrong," director Melanie Sloan said. "It's got the appearance of conflicts all over it." Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora, said the senator is standing by what he has said before. "There is no connection between...
Congress eyes more salmon conservation cuts

...limit funding for conservation unless the Endangered Species Act is waived for Alaska catches of depleted stocks. Stevens' spokeswoman Connie Godwin said she couldn't immediately comment on the agreement because she didn't have any information...
Stevens defends North Slope land buy

...Arctic Slope Regional Corp. President Jacob Adams. The Adams family has used the spot at least since the 1920s, Stevens' spokeswoman Courtney Schikora said. In the 1950s, the military built a Distant Early Warning line radar site nearby and...
House paves the way for ANWR drilling

...of Democrats and moderate Republicans are trying to strip the ANWR provision before the bill passes the Senate. Stevens spokeswoman Courtney Boone said the provision was directly relevant to the pending defense bill because the Pentagon ranks...
Military: Alaska installations exposed

...the new Stryker Brigade and development of missile defense system components, said Courtney Schikora Boone, Stevens' spokeswoman. Boone, like military officials in Alaska, declined to speculate what bases will be included in Rumsfeld's...
Proposed funding measure appropriates $20 million to Alaska seafood marketing

...fishery-product imports to the United States. The proposed funding bill will not add new money to the federal budget, said Stevens spokeswoman Melanie Alvard. But it will designate $20 million of the funds already appropriated to the program for Alaska...
Young outpaces others in Congress in missed votes

...votes than any other senator - 12 percent of Senate votes. "He usually has a very good voting record," said Stevens spokeswoman Melanie Alvord. But last year Stevens kept a commitment to speak at his granddaughter's high school graduation...
Stevens disagrees with climate study's conclusion, fellow GOP senator

...opinion that this change is taking place and we need to take some action," Alaska's senior senator said. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, said the action Stevens is taking is to fund more research about climate change...
Report questions Fort Greely role in national defense

...include "report language" to explain how members think money should be spent and to address other concerns. Stevens' spokeswoman, Courtney Schikora Boone, said Monday that the report language simply encourages the Missile Defense Agency...
ANWR lobby group asks state for $1.1 million

...polarized on the ANWR issue and Arctic Power's efforts might be better used on educating the public, according to Stevens spokeswoman Courtney Schikora Boothe. "He believes (Arctic Power) serves a purpose, but lobbyists will not solve the ANWR...


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