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Voices of Alaska: A new Congress brings new hope for Alaska

...opportunities ahead. Sen. Lisa Murkowski is Alaska's senior senator and chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and the Interior Appropriations Subcommittee. She has been a member of the energy committee since 2002.
Local politicians speak at Industry Outlook Forum

...goals motivated him to seek positions as the vice-chair of the finance committee and co-chair of the in-state energy committee. Although Micciche said that the state is better off than in previous deficit periods due to its high reserve funds...
Murkowski readies for role as Energy Committee chair

It was tough to find anyone who was more excited than Sen. Lisa Murkowski at Dan Sullivan's election night party.
Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

...Republican Lisa Murkowski. Murkowski, who backed Sullivan after the primary and is in line to chair the Senate energy committee now that Republicans have taken over the Senate, told Begich to knock it off. A turning point, in the view of...
Alaska voters face several high-profile choices

...notably with Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski. Murkowski - in line to take over the Senate energy committee if Republicans take over - implored him to knock it off, and backed Sullivan. Sullivan, like Republicans in other...
Sullivan defeats Begich in Alaska Senate race

...regaining control of the Senate during this month's elections, Murkowski is set to become the new chair of the Senate energy committee and chair of the Interior appropriations subcommittee, panels seen as important for Alaska.Republicans here...
Murkowski appears in ad supporting Sullivan

...stands to benefit if Republicans take over. She is in line, for example, to take over leadership of the Senate energy committee.Begich spokesman Max Croes said Begich has proven he's willing to work with Murkowski and Republican Rep. Don...
Murkowski vows to work to elect Republican senator

...If Republicans take over, Murkowski said Alaska also would benefit from having her serve as chair of the Senate energy committee, a post for which she would be in line.While she has not publicly said who she is voting for in Tuesday's primary...
Lawmakers press DNR's Sullivan on Cook Inlet production

...over it," Sullivan said Wednesday before the House Energy Committee.DNR has been "very aggressive" in seeking potential...truth," said Millett, who co-chairs the House Energy committee.Sullivan said all DNR can do is encourage production...
LNG imports could have lasting impact on Cook Inlet gas market, price, economist says

...and think through the implications of that for a whole host of different reasons," he said Wednesday to the House Energy committee.Matt Berman, a professor of economics at the University of Anchorage Alaska's Institute of Social and Economic...


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