or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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: Economy
Issue Position: Fiscal Conservatism
Aug. 15, 2014 $7.8 Million in Fishery Disaster Funding Set to Arrive in Alaska
July 31, 2014 Murkowski Votes Against "Déjà Vu Messaging" Bill
July 21, 2014 Murkowski Comments on EPA Restrictions on Bristol Bay Watershed
July 15, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of Labor - Wage Hike at Fast Food Restaurants on Military Bases May Lead to Restaurant Closings
July 14, 2014 Congressman Young and Senator Murkowski Welcome Army Corps Decision
July 1, 2014 Senator's Efforts and Engagement Result in a Special Task Force by the Carrier
June 5, 2014 Nomination of Carolyn Hessler-Radelet to Be Director of the Peace Corps
June 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule
June 2, 2014 Sen. Murkowski Criticizes Latest Unilateral Obama Administration EPA Regulation
April 30, 2014 Senator Presses United States Forest Service Chief on Failure to Increase Timber Cut
April 29, 2014 Minimum Wage Fairness Act
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills
Dec. 17, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Questions Interior Nominees on Efforts to Place Additional Financial Assurance Requirements on Hardrock Mines
Nov. 29, 2013 Murkowski Encourages Alaskans to Shop Small this Saturday
Nov. 5, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Introduces Bill to Protect Use of Bird Parts by Alaska Native Artists
Oct. 30, 2013 Murkowski: "We Can and Must Do Better for Our Native Youth"
Oct. 9, 2013 Letter to Daniel Ashe, Director of US Fish and Wildlife Service - Allow Access to Alaska Refuges
July 19, 2013 Murkowski Co-Sponsors Pension Protection Effort for Rural Co-ops and Charities
July 10, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate
May 7, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - To Consider the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013
May 6, 2013 Murkowski Votes Against Federal Tax Mandate for Alaska Businesses
May 2, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Don't Cut Timber Sales
April 29, 2013 Letter to Gary Gensler, Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Resolve Disputes on Energy Market Oversight
April 25, 2013 Marketplace Fairness Act
March 22, 2013 Letter to the Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Robert Perciasepe - Effect of Renewable Fuels on Market Volatility
March 20, 2013 Letter to EPA Assistant Administrator Gina McCarthy - Rising Gas Prices
March 6, 2013 Letter to the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Jon Wellinghoff - Rate Procedings
Feb. 14, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Introduces Revised Sealaska Lands Bill
Feb. 13, 2013 Murkowski Welcomes Extension of Frankenfish Comment Period
Dec. 10, 2012 Murkowski: Post-Bankruptcy Auction Shows Folly of Stimulus Grants
Nov. 30, 2012 Letter to Mary Schapiro, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission - JOBS act
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
May 16, 2012 Murkowski to EPA: Alaskans Concerned over "Reputation for Abuse"
March 1, 2012 Senator Murkowski's E-Newsletter for the Week of February 29, 2012
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell
Nov. 9, 2011 Disapproving the Rule Submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with Respect to Regulating the Internet and Broadband Industry Practices
Oct. 25, 2011 Delegation "Extremely Concerned" about SBA HUBZone Changes
Oct. 12, 2011 Murkowski: "Let's Tackle This Problem Head On"
Oct. 5, 2011 Murkowski: "Time Out" On New Regulations
July 30, 2011 Establishing the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays -- Continued
July 13, 2011 Alaska Delegation Introduces Legislation Repealing Roadless Rule
June 17, 2011 Murkowski Introduces Bill to Improve Offshore Permitting Process
April 20, 2011 Associated Press - Murkowski Defends Native Contracts Worth Billions
Feb. 11, 2011 Murkowski Comments on SBA's Revisions to 8(a) Regulations
Dec. 4, 2010 Murkowski Opposes Tax Hikes for Small Business Owners
Oct. 4, 2010 Murkowski Welcomes USDA Grants to Southeast, Expresses Concern over Lack of Support for Timber Industry
June 25, 2010 Op-Ed: Oil Spill Compensation Act of 2010
Back to top