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  1. The Road to Iqaluit: The Arctic Agenda on the Eve of the U.S. ChairmanshipRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | CSIS

    Featuring a keynote address by Senator Lisa Murkowski , Chairman of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources On April 24-25, 2015, Secretary of State John Kerry, his fellow Arctic Council Foreign Ministers and indigenous representatives will gather in Iqaluit, Canada when, at the conclusion of the ministerial meeting, the United States will assume its two-year chairmanship of the Arctic Council. The United States has outlined an ambitious chairmanship agenda to include a strong focus on addressing the effects of climate change, particularly the impacts of pollutants; improving ocean stewardship and maritime safety; and improving the health and well-being for those who live in the Arctic region.

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  2. Crapo Defends Land Transfer VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... U.S. Sen. Jim Risch, both Republicans, voted in favor of a budget resolution amendment offered by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, that paves the way for future legislation that would transfer federal land to state and local governments. The ...

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  3. Heiltsuk First Nation wins herring disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  4. N.C. lawmakers scramble to reopen Oregon InletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  5. Wash. man invents award-winning immersion suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  6. Northeast legislators to tackle ocean acidityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  7. 54 dead after Russian trawler sinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  8. Alaska must have a say in federal offshore leasing program, says Sen. MurkowskiRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | World Oil

    U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, criticized the Obama administration's lack of consultation with Alaska in developing its draft 2017-2022 outer continental shelf oil and natural gas leasing program for Alaska in comments to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management . "The fact that the President's moratorium withdrawing some 9.8 million acres of waters off Alaska's coast, including the Hanna Shoal, identified in the draft program as a potential deferral, was released to the public the very same day as the DPP illustrates a willful disregard for the public process and undermines public trust in the process," Murkowski wrote in her comments to BOEM.

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  9. Senate Votes in Favor of Public Lands SeizureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | AmmoLand

    Following a flurry of votes during last night's budget deliberations in the U.S. Senate, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers sharply criticized the passage of a measure that would enable the sale or transfer of federal public lands, including national forests, wilderness areas, wildlife refuges and other places relied up by sportsmen and outdoor recreationists. SA 838, introduced by Sen. Lisa Murkowski and passed in a 51-49 vote, would support and fund state efforts to take possession of federal public lands.

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  10. Group studies keeping fish out of shrimp netsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  11. Salmon - stressed out' by warmer water tempsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  12. Opinion: Gulf of Maine fisheries on the brinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | National Fisherman

    ... N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The ...

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  13. Printed Letters: April 1, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... Sell-off of public lands a punch in the face to Americans The recent U.S. Senate vote in favor of Sen. Lisa Murkowski's budget amendment to sell off our American public lands was a punch in the face to all of us who hunt, fish, camp, graze ...

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  14. The federal Food Safety Modernization Act is bad for AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Franci Havemeister, the State of Alaska's very own director of the Division of Agriculture, and with Sen. Lisa Murkowski's staff in Washington D.C. They or their staff have all spoken in support of the FSMA. FSMA is a classic example of someone with ...

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  15. CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | National Fisherman

    March date set for disaster aid dispersal Oregon LNG project could disrupt fishing NOAA tweaks gear marking requirement N.C. launches first commercial/recreational dock Spiny lobster traps limits not well received Today Sen. Lisa Murkowski introduced legislation to extend a permanent exemption for incidental runoff from small commercial fishing boats. The National Working Waterfront Network is now accepting abstracts and session proposals for the next National Working Waterfronts & Waterways Symposium, taking place Nov. 16-19 in Tampa, Fla.

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  16. Congressional delegation argues for more no-bid federal contracts to Native firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Anchorage Daily News

    A federal budget rule requiring written justification for certain no-bid contracts topping $20 million has harmed Alaska Native corporations, according to the Alaska congressional delegation. "It is our concern that the implementation of Section 811 has unnecessarily and negatively impacted Native community-owned contractors," Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young said in recent letters to Defense Secretary Ash Carter , signed by 13 other members of Congress.

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  17. Support the true engines of the southeast Alaska economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Hill

    Last week, U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell testified before the Senate Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee to discuss the 2016 Forest Service budget request. And in the midst of back-and-forth between Chief Tidwell and Sen. Lisa Murkowski on how best to support southeast Alaska's flagging timber industry, there flickered the light of growing consensus on an extremely important issue - the need to allocate more resources to support the burgeoning tourism, recreation and fishing businesses in the region.

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  18. Mexico expects U.S. oil swap, another crack in crude export banRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Reuters

    ... American ban on exports of domestically produced crude oil. Twenty-one senators, led by Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Democratic Senator Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota last month sent a letter to Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker ...

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  19. DOE, Senators Look for Solution on Radioactive Waste StorageRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    ... it can begin laying the groundwork to identify potential sites, Moniz said. A day earlier on March 24, Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), chair and ranking member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, ...

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  20. Senators, Energy Department Float Nuclear Waste ProposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | US News & World Report

    Four Senators from both sides of the aisle promoted legislation Tuesday calling for the construction of interim disposal sites for nuclear waste, a potential alternative to decades of deadlock over a permanent facility at Yucca Mountain in Nevada. "Nuclear energy is a vital part of America's energy portfolio, and for far too long, the American taxpayer has been on the hook for the federal government's failure to implement an effective plan to handle the backend of the nuclear fuel cycle," Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, and chairwoman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said in a statement.

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