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Murkowski turns Sec. John Kerry’s gaze north

Murkowski turns Sec. John Kerry’s gaze northMurkowski says she had about 40 minutes to draw his attention to the Arctic as a place where people live and need to make a living.

Alaska delegation seeks new limits on natl. monuments

Alaska delegation seeks new limits on natl. monumentsSenators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan are co-sponsoring a bill that would require lawmakers to sign off before a president can set up a national monument.

U.S. Senators try again to kill vessel discharge regs

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski this week introduced a bill to permanently block the regulation for commercial vessels under 79 feet.

Another Congress, another bill to rename it Mount Denali

Another Congress, another bill to rename it Mount DenaliSen. Lisa Murkowski has filed a bill to forever change the name of Mount McKinley to Denali.

Murkowski swings at Obama’s Arctic wilderness plan but misses

Murkowski swings at Obama’s Arctic wilderness plan but missesSen. Lisa Murkowski on Wednesday failed to land her first counterpunch at the Obama administration’s new Arctic conservation policies.

Alaska leaders call ANWR proposal a ‘war on Alaska’s future’

Alaska leaders call ANWR proposal a ‘war on Alaska’s future’President Obama is proposing the largest ever wilderness designation in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which would forever put the coastal plain off-limits to oil and gas development.

Murkowski, Sullivan agree climate is changing but split on naming cause

Murkowski, Sullivan agree climate is changing but split on naming causeBoth Alaska senators voted for an amendment saying climate change is real and not a hoax.

Obama issues executive order on Arctic coordination

Obama issues executive order on Arctic coordinationPresident Barack Obama yesterday issued an executive order aimed at coordinating federal action on the Arctic.

Keystone XL: Bad for Alaska crude?

Keystone XL: Bad for Alaska crude?The fight over the Keystone XL Pipeline is likely to heat up in Congress this week.

On Murkowski’s first day chairing Energy Committee, panel passes Keystone bill

On Murkowski’s first day chairing Energy Committee, panel passes Keystone bill On Murkowski's first day as chairman, the committee passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.