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  1. GOP wants more electric reliability assurances for climate ruleRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | The Hill

    ... they wrote . The letter was signed by incoming Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-Mich.) and Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.), chairman of that ...

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  2. Alaska's DC delegation should look into structured settlement abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of a lump sum, Congress changed the tax code to encourage a guaranteed stream of tax-free income. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young are powerful, experienced legislators. Senator-elect Dan Sullivan is a former attorney general who understands ...

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  3. When is it time to pull the plug on oil investment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Examiner.com

    ... Republicans need to be lassoed on this one. Election 2016: Renewable energy or Republican polluters? Sen. Lisa Murkowski's ascent to the top of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee is likely to reignite the decades-old debate over drilling in ...

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  4. Energy price plunge just cyclical, says Natural Resources ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Canada.com

    ... ban on U.S. oil exports could prove beneficial for both countries and that he hoped to meet with Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski - the incoming chair of the Senate's energy committee - to discuss the potential export of Alberta oil through Alaska if the ...

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  5. Republicans renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Hill

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski's ascent to the top of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee is likely to reignite the decades-old debate over drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge . Alaskans have been fighting for the right to drill in wilderness on their state's northern shore since 1977, when the government first punted on the question of whether to allow oil exploration.

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  6. Paul Jenkins: Reading the tea leaves for Alaska's 2016 Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... -- already are focusing on the 2016 Senate race. It has possibilities. The big question seems moot: Sen. Lisa Murkowski almost certainly will seek re-election, barring her being squished by a meteor. Already she is rejiggering staff. With a dozen ...

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  7. DOE authorizes LNG exports to FTA countriesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... 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 exports to ...

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  8. Feds authorize LNG exports to FTA countriesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... 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 exports to ...

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  9. Parnell won't pick new National Guard leaderRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Washington Times

    ... the command structure was failing victims - found that victims lacked confidence in the command. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has asked the Department of Defense inspector general to re-examine the evidence and conclusions it reached in investigating ...

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  10. Junior Gold Miners (GDXJ) Breaking Three Month Downtrend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Safehaven

    ... this sector. Advancing US rare earth independence is a matter of national survival. Alaska Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski, who has been a major supporter for US rare earth independence is taking over the Chair of the Senate Energy and Natural ...

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  11. GOP bill would give EPA regs the hookRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | National Fisherman

    A pair of GOP senators is pushing legislation to delay looming Environmental Protection Agency regulations requiring certain commercial fisherman to carry special permits to hose down their decks. Small fishing vessels are exempt from needing those special permits under the EPA's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit Program now, but only through Dec. 18. Sens. Marco Rubio and Lisa Murkowski introduced legislation Wednesday to extend that moratorium another year, giving Congress more time to pass the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act and set uniform standards for incidental discharges.

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  12. Murkowski should help US take steps against climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... reform our national policy on energy and natural resources today, not tomorrow. As luck would have it, Sen. Lisa Murkowski is poised to take charge of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, which would be great if her main focus was ...

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  13. GOP bill would give EPA's fishing regulations the hookRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Hill

    A pair of GOP senators is pushing legislation to delay looming Environmental Protection Agency regulations requiring certain commercial fisherman to carry special permits to hose down their decks. Small fishing vessels are exempt from needing those special permits under the EPA's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit Program now, but only through Dec. 18. Sens. Marco Rubio and Lisa Murkowski introduced legislation Wednesday to extend that moratorium another year, giving Congress more time to pass the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act and set uniform standards for incidental discharges.

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  14. Movers & Shakers 11/23/14Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... a recent graduate from the University of Alaska Anchorage and holds a bachelor's degree in engineering. Sen. Lisa Murkowski announced a number of changes to her Alaska state staff. Althea St. Martin , a long-time Murkowski aide and Fairbanks ...

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  15. Senate committee holds hearing on violence in American Indian, Alaska Native communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Lower 48." A bill he sponsored last year, called Safe Families and Villages, was held up by Republicans. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says her colleagues are waiting for a Justice Department review. But Begich, whose days as a senator are running out, has ...

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  16. Mark Begich offically concedes in AKRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... and this was just the worst year for Blue Senate Candidates, but rumor is we may see him back in 2016 against Lisa Murkowski - that would be an enjoyable campaign and I look forward to seeing him again A tag is a way to search for this diary. If ...

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  17. After what Murkowski did, Alaska might have been better off with Joe MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... environment of lies and distortions, there was one act of betrayal that struck me as especially painful. Lisa Murkowski's. Let's go back four years to August of 2010. In what many view as the biggest upset in Alaska political history, Lisa Murkowski ...

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  18. Comeback Kids: Ousted 2014 (and 2010) Democrats That Could Return In 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Townhall

    ... an open seat for 2016. While there is no open seat in Alaska, many are discussing Begich challenging Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who won a write-in campaign to secure her re-election in 2010. Things could get tight that year. In North Carolina, Kay Hagan ...

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  19. Begich finally concedes Alaska raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Politico

    ... or passion to achieve these goals," he said. Begich could run for Senate again in 2016. Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who he had a growing feud with during the campaign, says she plans to run in the GOP primary. If she lost again and had to wage a ...

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  20. Blocking the voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | News Democrat

    When she heard that the GOP had nailed a Senate majority, Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska grabbed a chair, lifted it over her head and shouted "I'm the chair, maaaaaaan!" The presumptive next chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee's victory dance symbolized the scale of the GOP's 2014 midterm elections win. Depending on who Alaska's other senator will be and the outcome of Louisiana's runoff election, the GOP could gain as many as nine new Senate seats, giving it majority control over that chamber.

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