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What others say: Drilling permit, Senate efforts pave way for new Alaska fields

...chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee, and her Democratic counterpart on the committee, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, has proved much more receptive to the issue of offshore revenue sharing than his predecessor. What's...
Voices of Alaska: Celebrating some great Alaska innovations

...suitable and safe for animals to eat. Thankfully, I was able to work with my Senate Brewers Caucus Democratic Co-Chair Ron Wyden to lessen the impacts of this new proposed regulation on our small operators. Also, I just recently became Chairman...
High tech, low standards

...March 12, 2013,James Clapper, director of national intelligence, testified at an open congressional hearing. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., asked him whether the National Security Agency collects "any type of data at all on millions or hundreds...
Senators propose 12-cent gas tax increase

...pass such a plan before late August, when the trust fund is forecast to go broke.Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., has indicated he's looking for means to shore up the fund for about the next six months while working...
What others say: On NSA, Congress' spine finally stiffening

...oversight, that balance was tipped dangerously toward the former.This reset now moves to the U.S. Senate. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, a champion of NSA reform even before Snowden's revelations, cites the agency's "long track record...
Murkowski co-sponsors donor disclosure legislation

...groups to name the donors who spend millions of dollars to influence federal campaigns.Legislation sponsored by Democrat Ron Wyden of Oregon and Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska would require so-called super PACs to reveal their sources of money...
Legislation will honor CAP WW II vets

...Sens. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, Mike Crapo, -R-Idaho, Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, and Ron Wyden, D-Ore. In the House, Rep. Bob Filner, D-Calif, has introduced H.R. 719. The introduction of the two bills...
Many objectives achieved, challenges remain

...responsibilities on the Senate Armed Services Committee, which oversees military policy and funding. Along with Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rep. Bill Huizenga (R-MI), we journeyed to Kabul and the Helmand and Kandahar provinces. We focused...
A thank-you letter to Alaskans

...Sunday morning before the crowds came to talk about geothermal, hydrogen and methane. Back down in Kenai with Senator Ron Wyden, I ate graham crackers soaked in liquified natural gas to demonstrate how safe it is and then went offshore on an oil...
Coastal states eyeing $50K in debris aid

...not a solution," Floyd said of the funding. "It's a part. It's working toward an ultimate solution." Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said there's "no question" dealing with tsunami debris will require more federal funds. He said senators...


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