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Gas pipeline coordinator office in Alaska to close

...was becoming more of an issue. Congress did not act to address that.Robert Dillon, a spokesman for U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, said Wednesday that the Senate version of the budget included funding for the office but it was dropped during negotiations...
Murkowski, Sullivan receive committee assignments

JUNEAU (AP) - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has retained her spot on the Senate Appropriations Committee, while incoming senator Dan Sullivan was assigned to several committees...
Fort Greely to get $50 million under spending bill

...Congress has approved $50 million toward a ground-based missile defense system at Fort Greely.U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski's office, in a release, said the funding was included in a $1.1 trillion spending plan that passed last weekend...
Moratorium on vessel discharges passed in U.S. Senate

...were to expire. With eight days to go before the vessel discharge rule is set to expire, a bill introduced by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Florida, passed unanimously and is headed to the U.S. House for a vote...
EPA fishing vessel discharge exemption still in limbo

...bills filed this month could extend the exemption, which expires Dec. 18 either permanently or temporarily.Sen. Lisa Murkowski introduced a bill offering a one-year extension in conjunction with Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio on Nov...
DOE authorizes LNG exports to FTA countries

...license is good news for Alaska, but by law it had to be approved. The real test is the non-FTA license," Sen. Lisa Murkowski said in a formal statement. "I am watching the process carefully to ensure there are no unnecessary delays in approving...
Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

...up to Obama, with a record of working across party lines, including with Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski. Murkowski, who backed Sullivan after the primary and is in line to chair the Senate energy committee now that Republicans...
Parnell says serving was honor

...bureau's findings - which sharply contrasted with an inspector general investigation requested by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski - led to the ouster of adjutant general Thomas Katkus in September. Parnell said he hopes Walker follows the road...
Sullivan defeats Begich in Alaska Senate race

...retirements, deaths and the ouster of longer-serving members. He serves with Alaska's senior senator, Republican Lisa Murkowski, on the Senate Appropriations Committee. Begich noted that no state has ever had two members from the same party...
Every vote worth waiting for

...against Sen. Ted Stevens. He was declared the winner several days later by less than 4,000 votes. In 2010 Sen. Lisa Murkowski won her seat as a write-in candidate and that election wasn't called until 15 days after election day. Her opponent...


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