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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements

Full Name: Lisa A. Murkowski
Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Sr, Republican
First Appointed: 12/20/2002
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2016
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Verne Martell; 2 Children: Nicolas, Matthew
Birth Date: 05/22/1957
Birth Place: Ketchikan, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Forestry
Issue Position: Mining
Issue Position: ANWR
Issue Position: Foreign Policy
Issue Position: Climate Change
Issue Position: Energy
April 7, 2014 Sen. Murkowski's Statement on Rio Tinto's Divestment of Pebble Interest
March 28, 2014 Murkowski Raises Alaskan Priorities with NOAA Administrator
March 26, 2014 Sen. Murkowski Comments on WTO Rare Earths Ruling
March 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Implementation of Helium Stewardship Act
Feb. 28, 2014 Sen. Murkowski: Preemptive Veto Process is Bad for Region, State, and Nation
Feb. 6, 2014 Sen. Murkowski Calls for National Approach to Addressing Forest Management
Jan. 28, 2014 Energy Committee Hears Broad Support for Critical Minerals Legislation
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - The Critical Minerals Policy Act of 2013
Dec. 19, 2013 Murkowski: Status Quo on Forest Management Unacceptable, It's time for a National Forestry Bill
Oct. 29, 2013 Senators Introduce Bipartisan Critical Minerals Legislation
Sept. 27, 2013 Helium Stewarship
Sept. 26, 2013 Wyden, Murkowski Applaud Final Passage of Helium Legislation
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Principal Deputy Director Neil Kornze, Bureau of Land Management - BLM's Role in Fortymile Mining Raid
Sept. 18, 2013 Murkowski Commends Colleagues on Five New Energy, Lands Bills
Sept. 17, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Comments on Nominee to Lead FERC
Aug. 2, 2013 Sens. Murkowski, Wyden Applaud Passage of Two Hydropower Bills
Aug. 1, 2013 Wyden, Murkowski Introduce Legislation to Encourage Marine Hydropower
July 30, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Nuclear Waste Administration Act
June 25, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Challenges and Opportunities for Improving Forest Management on Federal Lands
June 25, 2013 Murkowski: Innovation Needed to Reverse Falling Timber Harvests
May 27, 2013 The Alaska Dispatch - After Years of Work, Massive Southeast Alaska Land Swap on the Brink
May 23, 2013 Hearing of the United States Senate Committee on Natural Resources and Energy - Natural Gas Roundtable on Shale Development: Environmental Protection and Best Practices
April 30, 2013 Murkowski Comment on Resignation of Deputy Interior Secretary Hayes
April 25, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Public Lands Subcommittee - Sealaska Lands Bill
April 23, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Expresses Support for Hydropower and Efficiency
April 23, 2013 Letter to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe - Avoid Expanding Water Regulations
April 22, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Delivers Global Keynote at Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit
April 18, 2013 Sen. Murkowski: "All of the Above' Missing from DOE Budget
April 12, 2013 Murkowski: Suggesting Alaska Should Pay for Overdue Federal Obligations is Outrageous
April 10, 2013 Murkowski Comments on ConocoPhillips' Decision to Cancel 2014 Chukchi Exploration Because of Regulatory Uncertainty
April 9, 2013 Murkowski Questions DOE Nominee Moniz on Support for LNG Exports
March 22, 2013 Wyden, Murkowski Release Draft of Legislation to Provide Continued Access to Federal Helium Supplies
March 21, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 19, 2013 Opening Statement of Ranking Member Lisa Murkowski: Keeping the Commitment to Rural Communities
March 18, 2013 Senators Call for Proper Labeling of Genetically Modified Salmon
March 15, 2013 Murkowski: Fighting Frankenfish Also Good For Business
March 14, 2013 Murkowski Passes Legislation to Improve Energy Access in Denali
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Capitol Construction Fund Reforms for Fishermen
March 7, 2013 Murkowski Pushes Interior Nominee Jewell to Restore Balance
March 6, 2013 Murkowski to Question Interior Nominee on King Cove, Alaskan Concerns
March 4, 2013 Murkowski Responds to Energy, EPA Nominations
Feb. 25, 2013 Murkowski Takes Case for Alaska Natural Gas Exports Directly to Japanese Prime Minister Abe
Feb. 6, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Comments on Interior Secretary Nomination
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