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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Indigenous Peoples

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
April 7, 2014 Arctic Development
Feb. 18, 2014 Murkowski Success Finalized on Alaska Native Care, Hundreds of Jobs Statewide
Feb. 4, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reverse Interior Decision on King Cove
Jan. 13, 2014 Murkowski's Approps Work Wins Alaska Health Care Jobs, Reverses Administration's Shortchanging of Alaska Natives
Dec. 23, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Denounces Interior Secretary's Heartless Decision on King Cove
Dec. 20, 2013 Delegation Land Transfer Passes Congress, Benefitting Native Health Efforts
Nov. 20, 2013 Congress Honors Tlingit Code Talkers, Forgotten Heroes of Both World Wars
Nov. 5, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Introduces Bill to Protect Use of Bird Parts by Alaska Native Artists
Sept. 16, 2013 Murkowski: Obama Administration "Rewriting History," Shortchanging Native Health Funding Needs
Aug. 2, 2013 Begich, Murkowski Bill Tackles Domestic Violence in Rural Alaska
July 26, 2013 Murkowski: Alaska Natives Deserve "More Action Than Rhetoric" from Administration
June 18, 2013 Legislation Finalizing Sealaska Land Claims Advances in Senate
May 27, 2013 The Alaska Dispatch - After Years of Work, Massive Southeast Alaska Land Swap on the Brink
April 10, 2013 Murkowski's Bill Fighting Youth Suicide Passes Major Hurdle
March 21, 2013 Murkowski Working to Address Alaska Fisheries, Health Care in Budget Talks
March 15, 2013 Murkowski Bringing Tribes, State, Feds Together to Improve Rural Justice
March 11, 2013 Murkowski Fights for Native Health Hiring Resources
Feb. 14, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Feb. 11, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013
Jan. 28, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Dec. 20, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act Continued
Nov. 15, 2012 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 25, 2012 Senator Murkowski Addresses the Alaska Federation of Natives
Oct. 19, 2012 KTUU - Lisa Murkowski Speech Opens 2nd Day of 2012 AFN Convention
Sept. 21, 2012 Murkowski: Does Indian Health Service Have "Deaf Ear" with Village Built Clinics?
July 19, 2012 Murkowski Urges Greater Tribal Consultation from Administration
July 16, 2012 Murkowski Demands Missing Report on Stimulus Jobs in Indian Country
July 16, 2012 Murkowski Demands Missing Report on Stimulus Jobs in Indian Country
July 16, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary, Department of the Interior
July 12, 2012 Alaska Delegation Supports AFN Request for Y-K Disaster Declaration
June 22, 2012 Murkowski: Administration's Consultation Policies Failing Tribes
June 20, 2012 Murkowski: Whaling Defines Alaska Natives As a People
June 14, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Funding the Fight Against Suicide
June 7, 2012 Murkowski, Young Welcome Settlement of Bering Straits Lands Claims
June 4, 2012 Murkowski Committee Work Brings Alaska Natives Health Benefits
May 4, 2012 Murkowski Lauds Potential Alaska Tribal Health, VA Partnership
March 22, 2012 Indian Affairs Committee Holds Legislative Hearing on Land and Tribal Membership Bills
Feb. 29, 2012 Murkowski Presses Salazar for Follow-Through on BIA Audits
Feb. 28, 2012 Sen. Murkowski Questions Interior Sec. Salazar on Alaska Issues
Feb. 15, 2012 Murkowski, Begich Fight to Restore Road Funding Balance
Dec. 17, 2011 Delegation Recognizes the 40th Anniversary of ANCSA
Dec. 15, 2011 40th Anniversary of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act
Oct. 14, 2011 Murkowski: Critical Alaska Projects in 2012 Interior Bill
Sept. 29, 2011 Letter to President Barack Obama
July 28, 2011 Sen. Murkowski: Bill Allows Natives to Continue Traditional Harvest
July 14, 2011 Murkowski "Shines A Light" on Native Sex Trafficking
June 29, 2011 Murkowski Bill Would Boost Alaska Village Development
April 20, 2011 Associated Press - Murkowski Defends Native Contracts Worth Billions
April 7, 2011 Murkowski Fights for Alaska Native 8(a)s
April 5, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
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