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Voters didn't hold back on write-ins during May 20 election

...lies straight from the pit of hell."Registered write-in candidates occasionally win elections, such as Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who won back her Alaska Senate seat as a registered write-in in 2010 after losing the primary to a Tea Party-backed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-11/voters-didnt-hold-back-w
Nations scramble for position in the melting Arctic; US racing to catch up, but far from lead

...On par with the other Arctic nations, we are behind ? behind in our thinking, behind in our vision," Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said. "We lack basic infrastructure, basic funding commitments to be prepared for the level of activity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-01/nations-scramble-position-
After a 4-decade ban on crude exports, American oil companies call for changes in US law

...Institute, an oil and gas lobbying group, are the biggest proponents of ending the ban.On Tuesday, Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski released a paper on energy exports describing the nation's export laws as "antiquated" and urging President Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-07/after-4-decade-ban-crude-e
Seeds of a revolution

...and Robert Bennett, R-Utah -- who actually came in third in his state GOP convention.Now it appears Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, has been upended by conservative upstart Joe Miller.Headlines have credited -- or "blamed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-08-27/seeds-revolution
Editorials
Senators, White House in brawl over paying ill weapons plant workers

...program bogged down by delays and other problems. "I can't fully understand what their resistance is," said Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who is in a tough re-election battle in Alaska. "We've been hammered by our constituents." Many of the workers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/01/liv_427137.shtml
Life & style
Now is not the time to be complacent

...support. Many simply want to be re-elected.It was an eye-opener when we saw Charlie Crist, Arlen Specter, and Lisa Murkowski -- all so hungry to stay in power -- do what they did.Until last year we had not written, called or e-mailed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-11-06/now-not-time-be-complace
Letters
Corporate tax bill blossoms with special interest breaks during spring debate

...hotels and other services sold in the United States as part of packages. This was inserted at the request of Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska. -Giving Hollywood $1.2 billion in breaks from a combination of incentives to produce small and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/11/bus_415227.shtml
Business
On tea party bandwagon, SC's DeMint in driver's seat

...O'Donnell lost to Democrat Chris Coons in Delaware. Underdog tea party candidate Joe Miller upset incumbent Sen. Lisa Murkowski in Alaska's Republican primary, but Murkowski came back as an independent candidate and kept her seat in the November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-30/tea-party-bandwagon-scs-demi
Budget's items aid industry, hometown

...350,000 for music education programs at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. Alaska Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Ted Stevens claimed credit for channeling federal money to the state's salmon industry, including the money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/24/bus_435349.shtml
Business
Program fails to compensate injured nuclear weapons plant workers

...make so much money and perform so poorly," Grassley said. He said the company refused to provide him and Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, details of its expenses in administering the program. Company CEO Bobby Savoie said in an interview...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/01/liv_410692.shtml
Life & style