Senator Lisa A. Murkowski's Public Statements


Full Name: Lisa A. Murkowski
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Sr, Republican
First Appointed: 12/20/2002
Last Appointed: 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
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Issue Position: Economy Issue Position: Fiscal Conservatism 7/01/14 Senator's Efforts and Engagement Result in a Special Task Force by the Carrier 6/05/14 Nomination of Carolyn Hessler-Radelet to Be Director of the Peace Corps 6/04/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Regarding Cap-and-Trade Rule 6/02/14 Sen. Murkowski Criticizes Latest Unilateral Obama Administration EPA Regulation 4/30/14 Senator Presses United States Forest Service Chief on Failure to Increase Timber Cut 4/29/14 Minimum Wage Fairness Act 2/11/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Approve the Keystone XL Pipeline 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Punishing Most Vulnerable Americans With Higher Utility Bills 12/17/13 Sen. Murkowski Questions Interior Nominees on Efforts to Place Additional Financial Assurance Requirements on Hardrock Mines 11/29/13 Murkowski Encourages Alaskans to Shop Small this Saturday 11/05/13 Sen. Murkowski Introduces Bill to Protect Use of Bird Parts by Alaska Native Artists 10/30/13 Murkowski: "We Can and Must Do Better for Our Native Youth" 10/09/13 Letter to Director Daniel Ashe, US Fish and Wildlife Service - Allow Access to Alaska Refuges 7/19/13 Murkowski Co-Sponsors Pension Protection Effort for Rural Co-ops and Charities 7/10/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Affordable Care Act Employer Mandate 5/07/13 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - To Consider the Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 5/06/13 Murkowski Votes Against Federal Tax Mandate for Alaska Businesses 5/02/13 Letter to President Barack Obama - Don't Cut Timber Sales 4/29/13 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 4/25/13 Marketplace Fairness Act 3/22/13 Letter to the Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Robert Perciasepe - Effect of Renewable Fuels on Market Volatility 3/20/13 Letter to EPA Assistant Administrator Gina McCarthy - Rising Gas Prices 3/06/13 Letter to the Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Jon Wellinghoff - Rate Procedings 2/14/13 Sen. Murkowski Introduces Revised Sealaska Lands Bill 2/13/13 Murkowski Welcomes Extension of Frankenfish Comment Period 12/10/12 Murkowski: Post-Bankruptcy Auction Shows Folly of Stimulus Grants 11/30/12 Letter to Mary Schapiro, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission - JOBS act 7/26/12 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued 5/16/12 Murkowski to EPA: Alaskans Concerned over "Reputation for Abuse" 3/01/12 Senator Murkowski's E-newsletter for the Week of February 29, 2012 2/03/12 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell 11/09/11 Disapproving the Rule Submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with Respect to Regulating the Internet and Broadband Industry Practices 10/25/11 Delegation "Extremely Concerned" about SBA HUBZone Changes 10/12/11 Murkowski: "Let's Tackle This Problem Head On" 10/05/11 Murkowski: "Time Out" On New Regulations 7/30/11 Establishing the Commission on Freedom of Information Act Processing Delays -- Continued 7/13/11 Alaska Delegation Introduces Legislation Repealing Roadless Rule 6/17/11 Murkowski Introduces Bill to Improve Offshore Permitting Process 4/20/11 Associated Press - Murkowski Defends Native Contracts Worth Billions 2/11/11 Murkowski Comments on SBA's Revisions to 8(a) Regulations 12/04/10 Murkowski Opposes Tax Hikes for Small Business Owners 10/04/10 Murkowski Welcomes USDA Grants to Southeast, Expresses Concern over Lack of Support for Timber Industry 6/25/10 Op-Ed: Oil Spill Compensation Act of 2010 5/26/10 Sen. Murkowski Sponsors Legislation to Hold BP to its Promise 4/22/10 Alaska Dispatch: Alaska Native Corps. Fight To Keep Favoritism in Federal Contracting 4/16/10 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid 2/22/10 Sen. Murkowski: EPA Delay Still Ignores Economic Consequences 11/19/09 Murkowski Works for Fair Treatment Regarding 8(a) Contracting Preferences