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  1. Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in AtlanticRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Daily Gazette

    Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, left, with Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, hold a news conference about Alaska's energy future, at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. Murkowski was reacting to the Obama administration's proposal to protect millions of acres in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from oil exploration and drilling.

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  2. Obama Unilaterally Keeps Arctic Seas Off Limits To DrillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Daily Caller

    ... - and this offshore plan is yet another example of their short-sighted thinking," said Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, chairwoman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Mirkowski and fellow Alaska lawmakers recently blasted the ...

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  3. Atlantic Coast off Georgia could open to drilling in futureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... potential lease sales in the 2017-2022 time frame, drew immediate reaction from Capitol Hill, where Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, called it a war on her home state, and where Northeastern Democrats objected to the proposal for the Atlantic Ocean. ...

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  4. Fury Abounds in Alaska As Obama Expands Fed Control Over LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | News Max

    Alaska's lawmakers are furious over President Barack Obama's plan to designate a massive swath of wilderness in their state as federal land, noting the anger of citizens there over Washington attempting to control their economic futures, The Hill reported. "This administration is willing to negotiate with Iran, but they won't negotiate with Alaska," said Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who chairs the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, at a news conference a day after the White House announced plans for a federally protected 1.5 million-acre Coastal Plain area.

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  5. US Proposes Allowing Oil, Gas Drilling off Atlantic CoastRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Marine News

    ... sales in the Gulf of Mexico. But like the Atlantic sales, those could be canceled at a later date. Senator Lisa Murkowski, an Alaska Republican and the chair of her chamber's energy committee, slammed the five-year plan, saying the Obama ...

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  6. Republican seeks to revive mental health billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Hill

    ... Bill Cassidy (R-La.) taking the lead with support from Sens. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). The legislation, "Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act," was authored in early 2013 in the wake of the ...

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  7. As Obama Restricts Arctic Drilling, A Look at the Region's Different...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Bad Astronomy Blog

    ... Refuge as wilderness, putting it off limits to drilling as well. This has sparked protest from Rep. Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska. "Extreme" is the most challenging Arctic, most especially from an oil company's perspective. The extreme Arctic ...

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  8. U.S. Said to Propose Drilling in Mid- and South Atlantic WatersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Bloomberg

    ... less fossil fuel reserves than the Gulf of Mexico , where drillers are already active. Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said on Monday the head of the department's offshore energy office told her the agency will place areas of the energy-rich U.S. ...

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  9. Obama to allow drilling in the AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Washington Examiner

    ... some of that land for future oil and gas production. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, was incensed by the ANWR decision and the Alaska leasing provisions in the offshore plan, and she pledged to ...

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  10. Mixed Messages? Obama floats Atlantic drilling plan, moves to lock down AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Fox News

    ... "This administration is determined to shut down oil and gas production in Alaska's federal areas," Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said in a statement on Tuesday. A day earlier, she called the multiple actions by the administration a "one, two, three ...

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  11. Obama seeks to open Atlantic to oil, gas drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Politico

    ... North Slope to the Midwest. But federal approval for it, like with Keystone XL, has been long delayed. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), who oversees both the authorizing and appropriations panels that oversee Interior, could be in a prime position to ...

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  12. 5 things about Obama's move to protect refuge from drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Washington Post

    ... Congress. On Monday, Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, said Obama had gone "completely wacko." Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, chair of the Senate Energy committee, said the administration's plans were a "kick to the gut" that treated Alaska as if it were a ...

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  13. Obama administration to propose new Atlantic coast oil drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2010 | CBS News

    ... coastline and wreaking havoc on the coastal communities whose economies rely heavily on tourism." Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska suggested Obama was trying to to "shut down oil and gas production in Alaska's federal areas" while the American ...

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  14. McConnell asks Dems to cooperate on KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Hill

    ... he added. He said senators should work with Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), the panel's ranking member, to get additional votes on amendments. "The authors of the ...

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  15. Obama administration opens up southern Atlantic coast to offshore...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Washington Post

    ... proposed restrictions drew sharp rebukes from Congressional Republicans, and particularly from Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R), who now chairs the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Anticipating the new restrictions on offshore drilling, ...

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  16. NY Times: Obama to propose East Coast oil, gas drilling planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Island Packet

    ... groups file lawsuits over the plan. The oil and gas industry will also have reason to complain. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said the plan is going to exclude drilling in parts of the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas off the Arctic coast of Alaska. The ...

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  17. Alaska Gov: Obama Taking Away State's Economy 'Piece By Piece'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | News Max

    ... up there and we're going to keep it that way.' That's not how you treat a state. Show us some respect," Sen. Lisa Murkowski said during a Monday press conference with members of the Alaska congressional delegation. In addition to ANWR, the Interior ...

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  18. Drilling plan may restrict sensitive Arctic Ocean areasRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Planning

    The federal Department of the Interior will make additional areas of Arctic Ocean waters off-limits to drilling when it announces a new five-year offshore drilling plan, a member of the Alaska congressional delegation said Monday. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski , R- Alaska , said she was briefed last week by federal officials who told her the Obama administration will permanently remove from consideration some areas that had previously been deferred from the federal leasing program.

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  19. U.S. offshore drilling plan could limit Arctic drilling: Alaska officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | CBC News

    ... new five-year offshore drilling plan, a member of the Alaska congressional delegation said Monday. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said she was briefed last week by federal officials who told her the Obama administration will permanently remove ...

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  20. Obama prompts outrage with anti-oil drilling in Alaska video filmed on Air Force OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Daily Mail

    ... Refuge from oil drilling, has angered Republicans in the state and Washington alike. Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, the new chairman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, said the move 'effectively declared war on Alaska', Politico ...

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