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  1. Capitol Hill Buzz: Snow grinds Congress to halt _ except for a Senate hearing on the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Star Tribune

    ... with its hearing on a day when most Capitol offices were shuttered - is led by an Alaskan? Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski? Unclear. But for good measure, Murkowski announced that she and Sen. Angus King, a Maine independent, were forming the Senate ...

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  2. Murkowski seeks lease extensions for ShellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Last summer, Shell asked the government to extend its offshore drilling leases in the Arctic. Today, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski pressed Shell's case to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in a Senate hearing.

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  3. Jewell: No plan afoot to declare ANWR monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    President Obama infuriated Alaska's political leaders when he announced in January he would ask Congress to protect more land within the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness, forever off-limits to oil drilling. Some, including Sen. Lisa Murkowski, predict Obama will act on his own to bar development, by using the Antiquities Act to declare ANWR a national monument.

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  4. Watermen support bill to open oyster sanctuariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | 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. N.M. senator stands guard in debate over Interior, EPA ridersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Westerner

    ... to a second term in November, said he has a "good working relationship" with Interior-EPA panel Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), though he said he's worried that GOP leaders have pledged to topple Obama's environmental agenda... more A long, ...

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  6. Alaska News Nightly: March 4, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | APRN

    ... summer, Shell asked the government to extend its offshore drilling leases in the Arctic. Today, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski pressed Shell's case to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in a Senate hearing. U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan today engaged the head of ...

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  7. Murkowski hires Sullivan consultant for 2016 campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Virginia consulting firm that worked on U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan's successful campaign last year is opening an office in Alaska and completing an agreement to be the lead strategist for Sen. Lisa Murkowski's re-election bid. Scott Kendall, an Anchorage attorney who has done elections work for both Republican senators, said he will work on political campaigns and corporate communications for Black Rock Group, a Virginia consulting firm.

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  8. Senate votes to kill a labor board rule that unions backedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and efficient, not one that is bogged down with time-consuming, needless bureaucratic procedures.'' Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska was the sole Republican to oppose the measure to overturn the new rules. The new rule would also give unions the email ...

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  9. U.S. to decide soon on Shell request for extra time on Arctic leasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... many companies to really scrutinize their investment decisions on very large-scale projects," said Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. "It makes it all the more important that Shell have the certainty it needs before it proceeds to spend even yet more ...

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  10. Alaska senator launches Arctic caucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Hill

    Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Wednesday that senators were launching an Arctic caucus, which will focus on helping build U.S. leadership in the region. The Alaska Republican and Sen. Angus King are forming the caucus, which will include discussions on a range of issues including defense, energy, environment and trade.

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  11. Snowstorm Forecast No Match for Senate, House Resources HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Roll Call

    ... Alaska, won't be cancelled due to a little snow. An aide to Senate Energy and Natural Resources Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski said there was a zero percent chance Thursday's hearing on U.S. opportunities in the Arctic would be cancelled due to the snow ...

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  12. Senate Votes To Scrap Union Election RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Manufacturing.net

    ... Republicans in the Senate." The Senate vote largely split the chamber along party lines with only Republican Lisa Murkowski of Alaska breaking ranks to oppose the measure. The House is also expected to pass the resolution, but the White House ...

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  13. Welch: Record high Alaska quota pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  14. DNA tool helps biologists find invasive speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  15. Fisheries summit a rallying cryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  16. Lobster enigma: Record catch in warm watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  17. Murkowski, King seek to enlist other senators in an Arctic caucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Anchorage Daily News

    As of Tuesday, the group was just a nucleus of two -- Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, a Republican, and Maine Sen. Angus King , an independent who is part of the Senate's Democratic minority. "What I am trying to do is raise awareness about all things Arctic.

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  18. Republicans Plot Next Steps for KeystoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | National Journal

    ... find a vehicle that has the best chance of passing." Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chairwoman Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who has pledged to push broad energy legislation, said that she would prefer not to see Keystone attached to a ...

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  19. Overnight Energy: White House issues more veto threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Hill

    ... a hearing Wednesday to examine the department's budget request for fiscal 2016. The panel is chaired by Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairwoman of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. She had her first crack at the agency's budget last ...

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  20. Fairbanks sounds off on Alaska's military advantages in effort to ward off Army cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Larry Kimbrell. They listened attentively for hours. Speaking on a video link from the nation's capital, Sen. Lisa Murkowski said, "No criterion is more important in deciding where to base the finest soldiers in the world than a community's ...

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