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Murkowski pushes back on federal government in speech

...that she says seems to want to 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...
State lawmakers riled up over federal actions

...long odds in the Republican-controlled Congress. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and chair of the Senate energy committee, has said Obama is "going after something that is not possible in this Congress. But I think that this president...
Obama proposes wilderness designation for ANWR

...on Alaska. Well, we are ready to engage," said U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and chair of the Senate energy committee. The designation would set aside an additional 12.2 million acres as wilderness, including the coastal plain...
Republican Dan Sullivan wins Senate race in Alaska

...senator, 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...
Murkowski appears in ad supporting Sullivan

...Murkowski 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...
Murkowski vows to work to elect Republican senator

...said.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...
Alaska voters face several high-profile choices

...lines, 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...
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 sees ANWR dream slip away in 2001

...the first time in 45 years, and energy policy was high on their agenda. Murkowski himself was chairman of the Senate Energy Committee. But Murkowski returns to Alaska at year's end without the ANWR legislation he sought. What went wrong? Murkowski...
Changes bring uncertainty to Legislature

...the coalition majority. Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, formerly co-chair of Senate Resources and the Senate Energy Committee, will be on the Senate Finance Committee in the new Legislature. A significant shift in the House is that two...


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