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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

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
July 3, 2012 Subsistence Whaling Extended with Vote in Panama
June 20, 2012 Murkowski: Whaling Defines Alaska Natives As a People
June 7, 2012 Murkowski Pushes for More Opportunities for Alaska's Fishermen
June 5, 2012 Delegation Introduces Legislation to Support Alaska Native Subsistence Whaling Efforts
May 24, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 23, 2012 Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act
May 17, 2012 Murkowski Takes Frankenfish Fight to Senate Floor
May 9, 2012 Murkowski Urges NOAA to Help Alaska's Fishermen Deal With Debris
April 26, 2012 Alaska Senators Press International Fishing Issues with Russia
April 26, 2012 Murkowski Comments on Nomination of Marcilynn Burke
April 19, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Full Committee Markup
April 18, 2012 Alaska Delegation Tells NOAA of Overreach Concerns
March 29, 2012 Murkowski Touts Alaskan Seafood at Senate Oceans Caucus
March 1, 2012 Sen. Murkowski Applauds Approval of Greens Creek Exploration Plan
Feb. 2, 2012 Murkowski, Manchin Introduce Bill to Protect Hunting Rights on Federal Lands
Dec. 13, 2011 Murkowski Warns Oceans Caucus of the "Great Consequences" Of Illegal Fishing
Dec. 2, 2011 Murkowski Responds to IPHC Preliminary Halibut Recommendations
Dec. 1, 2011 Murkowski Wants Answers on Reports of Earlier Salmon Virus
Nov. 30, 2011 Delegation Wants Equal Treatment for Alaska's Fisheries
Nov. 30, 2011 Letter to Jane Lubchenco, United Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere of U.S. Department of Commerce
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Under Secretary Lubchenco and Assistant Administrator Schwaab
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Senators Mikulski and Hutchison
Oct. 20, 2011 Cantwell, Murkowski, Begich Call for Investigation of Salmon Virus Threat
Oct. 17, 2011 Sen. Murkowski: Ruling Reinforces Limits on Endangered Species Act
Oct. 17, 2011 Alaska's Senators Taking Actions Against Frankenfish
Oct. 14, 2011 Reed and Murkowski Release Draft of FY2012 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
Aug. 12, 2011 Law Clear on No More Wilderness in Alaska
Aug. 9, 2011 "Uncle Ted Was a Giant"
July 28, 2011 Murkowski: Bill Allows Natives to Continue Traditional Harvest
July 22, 2011 Cantwell, Murkowski Introduce Bill to Sustain Healthy, Wild Salmon Populations
July 15, 2011 Alaska Senators Fight Against "Devastating" Genetically-Engineered Fish
June 13, 2011 "More Questions Than Answers" in Federal Water Fish Farms
May 25, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 16, 2011 Juneau Empire - Murkowski Questions Cuts to NOAA
April 8, 2011 Murkowski Sees "Bad Math" in Cook Inlet Critical Habitat Decision
March 3, 2011 Murkowski Commends NOAA for Resolution of State Boundary Conflict
Feb. 17, 2011 Murkowski Disappointed That TSA Caved to PETA Pressure
Feb. 8, 2011 Murkowski Comments on Pacific Walrus Endangered Status
Feb. 4, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 8, 2010 Alaska Senators Disappointed with Steller Sea Lion Decision
Oct. 12, 2010 Fishermen's News Online - Editorial Comment - US Senator Lisa Murkowski (R -- Alaska)
Sept. 28, 2010 Remembering Senator Ted Stevens
Sept. 20, 2010 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Sept. 10, 2010 Murkowski Says Too Much Risk in Modified Fish; Encourages Public Comment
July 14, 2010 Senate Passes Murkowski-Boxer Legislation to Extend Moratorium on Discharge Permits for Commercial Vessels
May 29, 2010 Murkowski Comments on State of Alaska Response to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Action
May 13, 2010 Murkowski Gets Disaster Relief Funding to Help Mitigate Yukon River Chinook Salmon Fishery Failure
April 28, 2010 Wyden, Murkowski Bill Would Lift Restrictions on Fishermen's Use of Capital Construction Accounts
March 12, 2010 Delegation Meets With NOAA and NMFS Administrators
Jan. 15, 2010 Murkowski Welcomes Fisheries Disaster Declaration
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