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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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: Foreign Policy
June 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Taliban Negotiations Concerns
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 6, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Meriam Yahia Ibrahim
May 14, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
April 23, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Hessler-Radelet, Acting Director, Peace Corps - Peace Corps and Sexual Assault
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 14, 2014 Murkowski: Alaska's Long History of Supplying LNG to Japan to Continue
April 11, 2014 Murkowski Co-Sponsors Legislation to Boost Alaska's Tourism Industry
April 10, 2014 Murkowski Continues Building Arctic Partnership with Iceland
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 2, 2014 Sen. Murkowski Reiterates Call to Lift Restrictions on Crude Exports
March 11, 2014 American Energy Renaissance
March 7, 2014 Bipartisan Coalition of Senators Introduce Resolution Honoring International Women's Day
Feb. 24, 2014 Murkowski Representing Nation at International Arctic Conference
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Pull Back "Window Dressing" of Arctic Rep
Feb. 14, 2014 Murkowski: Arctic Representative An Improvement, but Questions Remain
Feb. 5, 2014 Murkowski Meets with Arctic Council Chair, Iceland Ambassador Nominee
Dec. 20, 2013 Murkowski Co-Sponsors Nuclear Weapon Free Iran Act
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to Dr. Thomas Bach, President International Olympic Committee - Reconsider Ruling on Russian Anti-LGBT Law
Nov. 7, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - Recent Recommendations for the Columbia River Treaty
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - United Nations Arms Trade Treaty
Oct. 1, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - US-Mexico Transboundary Agreement
Oct. 1, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Express Support for Transboundary Agreement
July 11, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Omnibus Hearing/ Palau
May 28, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Landrieu and Ranking Member Coats - Opposition to Proposed Border Crossing Fee Study
May 24, 2013 Murkowski Rips Border Crossing Fee Proposal
May 16, 2013 Executive Session
May 14, 2013 Murkowski: "North to the Future Means Now"
May 10, 2013 Murkowski Responds to National Arctic Strategy
April 16, 2013 Murkowski Meeting Today With Iceland President Grímsson
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Feb. 8, 2013 Murkowski Urges Secretary of State Kerry to Maintain American Leadership, Momentum in Arctic
Jan. 18, 2013 Sen. Murkowski to Hold Pen & Pad Session on Recent Energy Trip to Asia
Dec. 12, 2012 Murkowski Statement on North Korea Long-Range Rocket Launch
Dec. 4, 2012 Murkowski Votes to Protect Disabled Worldwide with American Standards
Nov. 28, 2012 Murkowski: Protecting Women is "Key Measuring Stick" for Afghanistan Progress
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Sept. 19, 2012 Report on the National Election in Taiwan
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Sept. 11, 2012 Remembering 9/11
June 14, 2012 Sen. Murkowski: Imitating China is Not the Best Way to Compete with China
May 4, 2012 Murkowski Welcomes J-1 Visa Approach
April 26, 2012 Alaska Senators Press International Fishing Issues with Russia
March 11, 2012 Senator Murkowski Responds to Shooting in Afghanistan
Feb. 2, 2012 Banking Committee Approves Section Two of Murkowski Iran Certification and Reporting Bill
Dec. 1, 2011 Murkowski: Sanctions Necessary to Send Clear Signal to Iran
Oct. 4, 2011 Sen. Murkowski Files Critical Minerals Amendment to Currency Bill
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