Lisa Murkowski

Type: Person
Name: Lisa Murkowski
Title: U.S. Senator from Alaska
Organization: U.S. Senate
Date of Birth: 22/05/1957
Place of Birth: Ketchikan, Alaska
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Lisa Murkowski
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Miller plans campaign kickoff

JUNEAU, Alaska — Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Joe Miller is holding a campaign kickoff event Monday in Wasilla.Miller announced his candidacy last year but has kept a relatively low profile until recently.Miller was thrust into the national spotlight ... [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - 13 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Report: Oil and gas production on federal land down, but expanded drilling options offer no guarantees

"There is, however, continued interest among some in Congress to open more federal lands for oil and gas development (e.g., the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) and areas offshore) and increase the speed of the permitting process," the report by ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Murkowski Questions “Nickel and Diming” of Military Health Care Cost Increases

With military retirees and family members facing a surge in out-of-pocket costs for medical care co-pays due to new TRICARE policies within the Fiscal Year 2015 Pentagon budget, Senator Lisa Murkowski is pressing the military for the reasoning behind ... [Published U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sometimes it takes a tragedy to make progress | Guest Column

Sometimes it takes a calamity to move anything through Congress.In the case of the Green Mountain Lookout, it took a tragedy for federal lawmakers to keep an iconic structure exactly where it is.A bill sent to President Barack Obama last week will preserve ... [Published Whidbey News-Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Sen. Murkowski Provision Protecting Alaska Native Veteran Allotment Signed into Law

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) today welcomed enactment of legislation protecting a privately owned subsistence cabin on an Alaska Native veteran allotment within the Yukon-Delta National Wildlife Refuge.President Obama on Tuesday ... [Published U.S. Senate Energy Committee - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Wellinghoff's Words on Substation Attack Shock Some; no Secret to Utility Industry

A Wall Street Journal article has catapulted utilities' physical security into the limelight and created a stir on Capitol Hill.In the article by Rebecca Smith, Former Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Chairman Jon Wellinghoff called the sniper ... [Published Elp.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Murkowski Urges Agriculture Secretary to Alaskanize Food Assistance Policies

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Lisa Murkowski reached out to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to remind him of guidance she placed in the recently-enacted Farm Bill as he crafts rules for stores participating in the food stamp program, ... [Published U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Murkowski Co-Sponsors Legislation to Boost Alaska’s Tourism Industry

Alaska Welcomed 1.96M Visitors Last Year, Senator Sees Room to ImproveWASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Lisa Murkowski and 24 other Senators co-sponsored bipartisan legislation this week aimed at boosting international tourism to the United States. S.2250, the ... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

US Senate leaders call to review oil export ban

With proven U.S. crude oil reserves increasing, Senate leaders said it was time to lift a 1970s era ban restricting crude oil exports, UPI reported on April 14.Sens. Mary Landrieu, D-La. and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, called on EIA Administration Adam ... [Published Oil & Gas Eurasia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

Senate leaders ask EIA for detailed look at crude export impacts

US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee leaders asked the Energy Information Administration to conduct a more extensive analysis of possible consequences from lifting or easing the ban on exporting domestically produced crude oil.The US Department ... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 2 reports

Power grid weakening, officials say

WASHINGTON, DC (FOX) - Now there is another threat to your way of life.It seems the greatest potential danger to the nation's electricity supply is not terrorism.In fact, some believe it actually comes from the U.S. government.With the Obama administration's ... [Published WFXG FOX 54 - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 3 reports

Key US senators call for EIA study on crude export policy

Washington (Platts)--11Apr2014/424 pm EDT/2024 GMTThe Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee chairman and ranking member have asked the Energy Information Administration to analyze the impact of lifting restrictions on US crude oil exports."This ... [Published Platts - Apr 11 2014]

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...Natural Resources asked ConocoPhillips to resume LNG exports, thereby supporting local gas production and providing supply security in the region. "[the] announcement by doe ... highlights the growth that's occurring in cook inlet, where there is now ample gas supply to both meet local needs and help out our friends overseas" said Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, the top Republican on the Senate energy committee. Japan has historically been the main buyer of Alaskan LNG...

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Oil Price Leverage Over Russia in Ukraine Crisis [Published Breaking Energy online - 7 hours ago]
US renews ConocoPhillips permit to export LNG f... [Published Hydrocarbon Processing - 7 hours ago]
Miller plans campaign kickoff [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - 13 hours ago]
Begich discusses state’s economic future [Published Homer News - 21 hours ago]
ACA Signups: Republicans' "soft underbelly" [Published Daily Kos - Apr 16 2014]
Murkowski Questions “Nickel and Diming” of Mili... [Published U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski - Apr 16 2014]
Report: Oil and gas production on federal land ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Apr 16 2014]
Why it matters that Democrat Mary Landrieu is b... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 16 2014]
U.S. Senator Hoeven in Europe Working on Energy... [Published LNG World News - Apr 16 2014]
Sometimes it takes a tragedy to make progress |... [Published Whidbey News-Times - Apr 16 2014]
The rise of Alaska shellfish farming [Published Global FoodMate - Apr 16 2014]
Sen. Murkowski Provision Protecting Alaska Nati... [Published U.S. Senate Energy Committee - Apr 16 2014]
Wellinghoff's Words on Substation Attack Shock ... [Published Elp.com - Apr 15 2014]
Murkowski Urges Agriculture Secretary to Alaska... [Published U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski - Apr 15 2014]
DOE lets ConocoPhillips Alaska resume LNG sales... [Published Oil and Gas Journal - Apr 15 2014]
A purple Senate under McConnell, Politico? Drea... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 15 2014]
Sally Jewell’s frustrating first year in Washin... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 15 2014]
Begich Earmarked Millions for Bankrupt Green En... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 15 2014]
Murkowski Co-Sponsors Legislation to Boost Alas... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Apr 15 2014]
A purple Senate under McConnell, Politico? Drea... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 15 2014]
Senators Seek To Curb EPA Authority On Mine Was... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 15 2014]
ConocoPhillips wins approval to export LNG from... [Published Hydrocarbons Technology - Apr 15 2014]
Alaska welcomes LNG export approval [Published UPI - Apr 15 2014]
US Senate leaders call to review oil export ban [Published Oil & Gas Eurasia - Apr 15 2014]
GOP Senate may run purple [Published Politico - Apr 15 2014]
Ditching duplication [Published Beatrice Daily Sun - Apr 15 2014]
Tea partiers: Stand firm, come what may [Published WorldNetDaily - Apr 15 2014]
AUDIO: Guam War Claims Losing to NMI CW, Other ... [Published Pacific News Center - Apr 14 2014]
Wyden urges FDA to change 'Spent Grain Rule' [Published KGW.com - Apr 14 2014]
ConocoPhillips to resume LNG exports from Alaska [Published Offshore Engineer - Apr 14 2014]
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Why it matters that Democrat Mary Landrieu is b... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 16 2014]
Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) is running against President Obama instead of her likely Republican opponent, Rep. Bill Cassidy. Her first reelection ad of the year compiles clips of her standing up for her state’s oil and gas interests, attacking Obama ...
Sally Jewell’s frustrating first year in Washin... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 15 2014]
Kate SheppardInterior Secretary Sally Jewell has faced an uphill battle in Washington as she tries to implement her ambitious agenda. In February, she went snowshoeing on Mount Rainier to see firsthand the effects of climate change. On a brisk Monday ...
Begich Earmarked Millions for Bankrupt Green En... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Apr 15 2014]
As Sen. Mark Begich (D., Alaska) seeks to shore up his energy policy credentials, a now-bankrupt green energy company to which he steered federal subsidies could cloud his message. Begich received campaign contributions from a lobbyist for an Alaska ...
A purple Senate under McConnell, Politico? Drea... [Published Daily Kos - Apr 15 2014]
Sen. Joe Manchin doing his favorite thing.Another Politico story, and more on their favorite theme of doom for Democrats , so take all this with a big grain of salt. They foresee a Republican Senate in 2015, run not by Sen. Mitch McConnell and controlled ...
The Humbling of the Senate Master [Published Swampland - Apr 10 2014]
Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski saw Mitch McConnell coming, and she was not happy about it. The Republican leader was making his way between the mahogany desks on the Senate floor in February, trying to drum up just five GOP votes to raise the debt ceiling ...
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Reuters Asks: Should the U.S. lift the export b... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 05 2014]
Obama could lift crude export ban without Congr... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 04 2014]
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