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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekgave a yea vote. ENERGY POLICY BILL: The House has passed the Energy Policy Mo
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
gave a yea vote. ENERGY POLICY BILL: The House has passed the Energy Policy Modernization Act (S. 2012), sponsored by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. The bill would direct the Energy Department to conduct various electricity storage and vehicle... Read more
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Roll Call
Senate Reaches Deal on Flint Aidexposed to lead -- led the Senate to shelve the energy bill. Under the agreemen
Senate Reaches Deal on Flint Aid
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
exposed to lead -- led the Senate to shelve the energy bill. Under the agreement, the energy bill would move forward. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, indicated that the energy bill could get started as soon as possible following consent on a Flint... Read more
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Alaska Public
Thursday, May 26, 2016full Senate Appropriations committee this morning passed a bill that includes $
Thursday, May 26, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
full Senate Appropriations committee this morning passed a bill that includes $1 billion for a heavy duty polar ship. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says the money would fully fund a goal she’s worked toward for years. ‘Spicy’ ocean levels could spell... Read more
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Juneau Empire
From the halls of high school to the halls of Congressactual member,” Allen said. He’s been trying to figure out how to make this ha
From the halls of high school to the halls of Congress
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
actual member,” Allen said. He’s been trying to figure out how to make this happen. One way is interning with U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, this summer. Immediately after first learning about the opportunity in March, Allen worked on... Read more
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Alaska Public
Bill with $1B for icebreaker advances to Senatefull Senate Appropriations committee this morning passed a bill that includes $
Bill with $1B for icebreaker advances to Senate
Alaska Public / Posted 3 days ago
full Senate Appropriations committee this morning passed a bill that includes $1 billion for a heavy duty polar ship. Sen. Lisa Murkowski says the money would fully fund a goal she’s worked toward for years. “We’ve made (progress in) little bits... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Senator Tester takes another step to revitalize and expand Native American languagesfor the Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo linguist and storyteller Esther Martinez and is co
Senator Tester takes another step to revitalize and expand Native American languages
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
for the Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo linguist and storyteller Esther Martinez and is cosponsored by Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), Al Franken (D-Minn.), and Brian Schatz... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senate Appropriations Committee OKs DoD Spending Billto compete with Russia and other nations in the Arctic. One of the lead propone
Senate Appropriations Committee OKs DoD Spending Bill
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
to compete with Russia and other nations in the Arctic. One of the lead proponents of building another icebreaker, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Ak., lamented the US has only one medium icebreaker, a research vessel. “We need to get in the game, and... Read more
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Roll Call
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016Simms to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, which promptly sent him
Steady Simms Guides House Republicans Through Tumultuous 2016
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
Simms to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, which promptly sent him 4,000 miles away to Alaska. After Sen. Lisa Murkowski lost the GOP primary, the committee sent Simms to The Last Frontier to assist nominee Joe Miller, for what... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measuresuppression without having to continually rob their internal fire prevention ac
House OKs forest bill (again); Wyden intros Senate measure
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
suppression without having to continually rob their internal fire prevention accounts. Meanwhile, Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore.; Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska; Maria Cantwell, D-Wash. and Mike Crapo, R-Idaho released draft legislation Wednesday aimed at... Read more
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Alaska Public
U.S. Senate bill includes $1B for icebreakerA U.S. Senate subcommittee has passed a bill that includes $1 billion to build
U.S. Senate bill includes $1B for icebreaker
Alaska Public / Posted 4 days ago
A U.S. Senate subcommittee has passed a bill that includes $1 billion to build a new polar icebreaker. Sen. Lisa Murkowski on Tuesday thanked the other members of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee for including the ship in its spending bill for... Read more
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Alaska Public
Wednesday, May 25, 2016– Anchorage A U.S. Senate subcommittee has passed a bill that includes $1 bill
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 4 days ago
– Anchorage A U.S. Senate subcommittee has passed a bill that includes $1 billion to build a new polar icebreaker. Sen. Lisa Murkowski on Tuesday thanked the other members of the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee for including the ship in its... Read more
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Roll Call
'No Vote, No Voice,' Says Newly Formed Voting Rights Caucusthe Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015 , which would make pre-clearance rules
'No Vote, No Voice,' Says Newly Formed Voting Rights Caucus
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015 , which would make pre-clearance rules apply to every state equally. Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski became the first GOP senator last fall to offer her support for another measure that would restore the Voting... Read more
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The Hill
Senators tout $574.5B defense spending bill that sticks to budget agreementdead in the water when it comes to our ability as a nation to be leading in the
Senators tout $574.5B defense spending bill that sticks to budget agreement
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
dead in the water when it comes to our ability as a nation to be leading in the Arctic because we simply do not have the infrastructure,” Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Ala.) said. “So the commitment today to making this a reality is very, very significa... Read more
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Business Wire
Invasion, Occupation, of the Kingdom of Laos by Vietnam Remembered At Lao Hmong CeremoniesAmy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota), Al Franken (D-Minnesota), Dianne Feinstein (D-Cali
Invasion, Occupation, of the Kingdom of Laos by Vietnam Remembered At Lao Hmong Ceremonies
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota), Al Franken (D-Minnesota), Dianne Feinstein (D-California), Barbara Boxer (D-California), Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island), Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island), Maria Cantwell (D-Washington),... Read more
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Roll Call
For One Day Only, the Senate's a Matriarchylooked around and thought, something is different this morning. Different in a
For One Day Only, the Senate's a Matriarchy
Roll Call / Posted 6 days ago
looked around and thought, something is different this morning. Different in a good way, I might add,” Alaska Republican Lisa Murkowski said as she opened the session, with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, presiding. “But something is genuinely... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 22, 2016is 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin
This day in history, May 22, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
is 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin is 66. Actor-producer Al Corley is 61. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is 59. Singer Morrissey is 57. Actress Ann Cusack is 55. Country musician Dana Williams (Diamond... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyis 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
is 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin is 66. Actor-producer Al Corley is 61. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is 59. Singer Morrissey is 57. Actress Ann Cusack is 55. Country musician Dana Williams (Diamond... Read more
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ABC News
Today in Historyis 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
is 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin is 66. Actor-producer Al Corley is 61. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is 59. Singer Morrissey is 57. Actress Ann Cusack is 55. Country musician Dana Williams (Diamond... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyis 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
is 74. Retired MLB All-Star pitcher Tommy John is 73. Songwriter Bernie Taupin is 66. Actor-producer Al Corley is 61. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is 59. Singer Morrissey is 57. Actress Ann Cusack is 55. Country musician Dana Williams (Diamond... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Senate holds hearing on OCS leasing programD.C. –National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi has release
Senate holds hearing on OCS leasing program
Offshore Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
D.C. –National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi has released a statement thanking Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Chairman, US Senate Energy and Natural Resources committee “for her leadership in holding” a... Read more
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Alaska Public
Do Arctic villages need oil? Point Lay leaders say nooil companies are ever going to return to drill for oil in federal waters of th
Do Arctic villages need oil? Point Lay leaders say no
Alaska Public / Posted 10 days ago
oil companies are ever going to return to drill for oil in federal waters of the Arctic, they will need leases. Sen. Lisa Murkowski complained at a hearing in Washington this afternoon that the leasing plan the feds are considering is too... Read more
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Alaska Public
May 19, 2016oil companies are ever going to return to drill for oil in federal waters of th
May 19, 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 10 days ago
oil companies are ever going to return to drill for oil in federal waters of the Arctic, they will need leases. Senator Lisa Murkowski complained at a hearing in Washington this afternoon that the leasing plan the feds are considering is too... Read more
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Alaska Public
Legislation in motion to grant tribal entities health care facilitieswarranty deed. Bill sponsor sub-committee chair Representative Don Young said h
Legislation in motion to grant tribal entities health care facilities
Alaska Public / Posted 10 days ago
warranty deed. Bill sponsor sub-committee chair Representative Don Young said he’d push to move the bill as soon as possible. Companion legislation, introduced by Senator Lisa Murkowski, was approved in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee last mo... Read more
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Salon.com
America’s mad cowboy disease: The Bundys’ lunacy has infected our state governmentsbills, introduced by representatives from Alaska, Idaho, and Utah, that would p
America’s mad cowboy disease: The Bundys’ lunacy has infected our state governments
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
bills, introduced by representatives from Alaska, Idaho, and Utah, that would place federal lands under state control. Lisa Murkowski, a Republican from Alaska and chair of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, has promoted similar bills... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
This land is our land: is it the end of the line for the great American west?bills, introduced by representatives from Alaska, Idaho and Utah, that would pl
This land is our land: is it the end of the line for the great American west?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 days ago
bills, introduced by representatives from Alaska, Idaho and Utah, that would place federal lands under state control. Lisa Murkowski, a Republican from Alaska and chair of the energy and natural resources committee, has promoted similar bills... Read more
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Roll Call
Firefighters Ask Congress to Assist With Cancer Researchin the House. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., has sponsored the Senate bill, whic
Firefighters Ask Congress to Assist With Cancer Research
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
in the House. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., has sponsored the Senate bill, which has garnered support from Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, Marco Rubio of Florida and John McCain of Arizona. “Members of Congress are so hungry to get... Read more
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Business Wire
Death in the Mekong, Laos: Ceremonies in U.S. Senate, Arlington, Vietnam Memorial, Mark Exodus of Hmong, Lao PeopleBrion Moore, are providing remarks and participating in the Arlington and Washi
Death in the Mekong, Laos: Ceremonies in U.S. Senate, Arlington, Vietnam Memorial, Mark Exodus of Hmong, Lao People
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
Brion Moore, are providing remarks and participating in the Arlington and Washington events, as are U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota), Al Franken (D-Minnesota), Dianne... Read more
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Roll Call
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?primary challenges, they are betting it won't hurt their chances. Sens. Rob Po
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
primary challenges, they are betting it won't hurt their chances. Sens. Rob Portman of Ohio, Mark S. Kirk of Illinois and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska are three of the four Republican senators who support same-sex marriage. (The fourth, Susan Collins... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Women Look To Make History In 2016 Senate RacesSenate nominees; Republicans have two women incumbents running for re-election,
Women Look To Make History In 2016 Senate Races
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
Senate nominees; Republicans have two women incumbents running for re-election, New Hampshire's Kelly Ayotte and Alaska's Lisa Murkowski. There are two current female Democratic senators retiring this year — California's Barbara Boxer and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Women Look To Make History In 2016 Senate RacesSenate nominees; Republicans have two women incumbents running for re-election,
Women Look To Make History In 2016 Senate Races
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
Senate nominees; Republicans have two women incumbents running for re-election, New Hampshire's Kelly Ayotte and Alaska's Lisa Murkowski. There are two current female Democratic senators retiring this year — California's Barbara Boxer and... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Delegation asks Kerry for reviewenvironmental practices across the border are worthy of attention under a bilat
Delegation asks Kerry for review
Juneau Empire / Posted 14 days ago
environmental practices across the border are worthy of attention under a bilateral treaty. Rep. Don Young and Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan sent a letter to Kerry on May 12 requesting the State Department to question Canadian... Read more
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Alaska Public
20 breweries on tap for Haines Beer Festgreat job refining the menu as he learns what he can get locally here in Haines
20 breweries on tap for Haines Beer Fest
Alaska Public / Posted 14 days ago
great job refining the menu as he learns what he can get locally here in Haines,” Edwards said. She adds that U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski plans to attend the dinner. The festival sold out in record time this year, but Edwards says there’s been... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
A question for the ages: Can Congress pass a California water bill?and Nevada, among other Western states. The chair of the Senate Energy and Natu
A question for the ages: Can Congress pass a California water bill?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
and Nevada, among other Western states. The chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Alaska Republican Lisa Murkowski, has previously stressed her interest in shaping a West-wide package rather than passing single-state bills... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
In chaotic year, independents look to sneak up the middleroughly 3,000 signatures before mid-August to get her name on the ballot and ru
In chaotic year, independents look to sneak up the middle
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
roughly 3,000 signatures before mid-August to get her name on the ballot and run against Republican incumbent senator Lisa Murkowski, who eked out a re-election victory six years ago as a write-in candidate after she lost the GOP primary.... Read more
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Roll Call
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?primary challenges, they are betting it won't hurt their chances. Sens. Rob Po
Will Pro-LGBT Stances Hurt GOP Senators?
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
primary challenges, they are betting it won't hurt their chances. Sens. Rob Portman of Ohio, Mark S. Kirk of Illinois and Lisa Murkowski of Alaska are three of the four Republican senators who support same-sex marriage. (The fourth, Susan Collins... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notpast Bennett at the state GOP convention and denied him a spot on the primary b
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
past Bennett at the state GOP convention and denied him a spot on the primary ballot at all. Joe Miller over Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski: She was the only other incumbent Republican to lose a primary in 2010, but Murkowski's political fate worked... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Notpast Bennett at the state GOP convention and denied him a spot on the primary b
Will Paul Ryan Lose His GOP Primary? Probably Not
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
past Bennett at the state GOP convention and denied him a spot on the primary ballot at all. Joe Miller over Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski: She was the only other incumbent Republican to lose a primary in 2010, but Murkowski's political fate worked... Read more
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International Business Times
Donald Trump: Can the Republican right derail billionaire's path to the White House? in Alaska in 2010, when Tea Party candidate Joe Miller secured the Republican n
Donald Trump: Can the Republican right derail billionaire's path to the White House?
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
in Alaska in 2010, when Tea Party candidate Joe Miller secured the Republican nomination, instead of the incumbent Lisa Murkowski. Over 100,000 of Murkowski's supporters turned out and wrote her name on the ballot, resulting in her winning... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Cochran among Senate's aging power brokers"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Cochran among Senate's aging power brokers
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 19 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Roll Call
GOP Split Laid Bare on Debt Limit VoteThe scrum featured a band of Republicans often known to stick their necks out o
GOP Split Laid Bare on Debt Limit Vote
Roll Call / Posted 20 days ago
The scrum featured a band of Republicans often known to stick their necks out on difficult procedural votes, including Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of Maine, as others popped in and out. But this time, it appeared that the usual... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Senate's Power Brokers Are Aging; Several to Seek New Terms"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate's Power Brokers Are Aging; Several to Seek New Terms
NBC San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Al.com
Now 82, Richard Shelby is one of America's four oldest senators"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Now 82, Richard Shelby is one of America's four oldest senators
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Senate power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Salon.com
As Senate’s power brokers age; several seek new terms“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
As Senate’s power brokers age; several seek new terms
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. You Might Also Like Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
As Senate's power brokers age; several seek new terms"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
As Senate's power brokers age; several seek new terms
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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The Signal
Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate's power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms
The Signal / Posted 21 days ago
"standing" committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senate’s power brokers aging but show no signs of quitting“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate’s power brokers aging but show no signs of quitting
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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Salon.com
Senate’s power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Senate’s power brokers are aging; several to seek new terms
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. You Might Also Like Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Aging senators intend to remain power brokers“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 7
Aging senators intend to remain power brokers
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 days ago
“standing” committees, 10 are chaired by white Republican men over the age of 70. One is led by a female Republican: Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska runs the Energy and Natural Resources Committee. Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican, leads a... Read more
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