President Barack Obama laid out his vision for the country last night that include new gun regulations … climate change legislation … and a new immigration policy.
The U.S. Senate has just passed a reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act. However, its future in the House is unclear.
The Senate Energy Committee held its first meeting of the new Congress. It wasted no time in discussing one of the most controversial issues the committee will tackle this session – exporting liquefied natural gas.
The across the board government spending cuts go into effect two weeks from Friday. This week President Barack Obama proposed a short term mix of spending cuts and tax increases to delay the sequester, but Republicans on Capitol Hill called it dead on arrival.
President Barack Obama nominated REI chief executive Sally Jewell to lead the Department of the Interior Wednesday. It’s a Cabinet position with incredible influence over Alaska.
Alaska’s two U.S. senators are among those hoping to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.
U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski is trying to make a natural gas pipeline from the North Slope more feasible.
Alaska’s senior senator has once again introduced legislation to rename Mount McKinley, Denali.
Alaska’s U.S. senators voted with the majority in supporting a $50.5 billion emergency relief package for victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski says she had a productive meeting with President Obama’s nominee for Defense Secretary.