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Lisa Murkowski's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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 3, 2014 Sen. Murkowski Statement on Coast Guard Report on Kulluk Grounding
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secreaty of the Department of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
March 3, 2014 Murkowski: New USCG Alaska District Commander Signals Alaskan, Arctic Importance
Jan. 14, 2014 Murkowski: Appropriations Bill Underscores Alaska's Military Value
Dec. 20, 2013 Murkowski: Defense Bill Highlights Alaska's Key Military Role
Dec. 13, 2013 Murkowski Votes for Air Force Secretary Nominee
Dec. 13, 2013 Murkowski Votes for Air Force Secretary Nominee
Dec. 12, 2013 Murkowski Amendment Bringing Disaster Relief Aircraft to Alaska Added to Defense Bill
Dec. 12, 2013 Murkowski Amendment Bringing Disaster Relief Aircraft to Alaska Added to Defense Bill
Nov. 17, 2013 E-Newsletter for Week of November 17, 2013
Nov. 15, 2013 Murkowski Bill Would Arm Soldiers With Information on Strain, Stress
Nov. 13, 2013 Flawed Eielson F-16 Proposal Suggests Sequestration Driving Military Strategy
Nov. 6, 2013 Murkowski: "Words Aren't Solving the Problem" of Military Sexual Assault
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Oct. 29, 2013 Alaska Delegation Working to Clear Hurdles to Coastal Projects
Oct. 29, 2013 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 21, 2013 Murkowski: Stuart Creek 2 Fire Investigation Yields Answers, Changes
Oct. 2, 2013 Murkowski, Begich, Young: F-16's Will Stay in Fairbanks
Sept. 27, 2013 Murkowski Greatly Encouraged by Meeting with Acting Air Force Secretary
Sept. 10, 2013 Murkowski Responds to Proposal for Syria to Surrender Chemical Weapons
Sept. 3, 2013 Newsletter: Back Home and Loving It!
Aug. 1, 2013 Murkowski Launches Congressional Inquiry into Stuart Creek 2 Blaze
July 24, 2013 Letter to the Acting Secretary of the Air Force and the Chief of Staff of the Air Force - Transfer of F-16 Aggressor Squadron from Eielson Air Force Base to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson
July 23, 2013 Eielson Proposal is "Fire, Ready, Aim" Move
July 17, 2013 Greely Missile Defense of "Paramount Importance" to Nation
April 16, 2013 Pentagon Agrees With Murkowski: No Special Drone Medal
April 9, 2013 Murkowski Responds to Grounding of Eielson F-16s
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 18, 2013 Murkowski and Begich Protect Eielson, Prioritize Alaska's Military
March 15, 2013 Murkowski: Greely Missile Defense Back on Track to Full Capacity
March 12, 2013 Murkowski Announces "Serving Soldiers" Legislation
March 1, 2013 Murkowski: "Case Closed" on the Eielson Closing Argument
Feb. 15, 2013 Murkowski Launches "Eielson Closing Argument" Initiative
Feb. 14, 2013 Murkowski Statement on Hagel Vote
Feb. 14, 2013 Murkowski Pushes Senate Panel on "Enormously Disruptive" Alaskan Impacts of Sequestration
Feb. 12, 2013 Sen. Murkowski Comments on Executive Order on Cybersecurity
Feb. 7, 2013 Senator Murkowski Remarks on F-16 Relocation EIS Scoping Meetings
Jan. 23, 2013 Murkowski Meets with Secretary of Defense Nominee Chuck Hagel
Dec. 7, 2012 Murkowski Amplifies Eielson Fight to Defense Bill Conference Members
Nov. 30, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act of 2013
Oct. 31, 2012 Murkowski "Outraged" by Benghazi Attack Developments
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. 12, 2012 Murkowski Condemns Attack of U.S. Consulate in Libya
Sept. 5, 2012 Murkowski Asks PACAF Commander: Is Eielson Downsizing Plan Continuing?
Aug. 14, 2012 Senators Issue Joint Statement on Cybersecurity
July 17, 2012 Sen. Murkowski: SECURE IT Act Offers Best Path Forward on Cybersecurity
July 17, 2012 Murkowski: SECURE IT Act Offers Best Path Forward on Cybersecurity
July 9, 2012 Murkowski Submits Comment on JPARC EIS
June 27, 2012 Senators Renew Push to Strengthen Cybersecurity
June 26, 2012 Murkowski Responds to Pentagon's Decision Delaying Proposed F-16 Move
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