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Obama seeks to shut down Arctic National Wildlife Refuge drilling permanently

Despite allowing for fracking and other forms of drilling that have resulted in the oil supply glut, President Obama is (according to Reuters) asking Congress… 127 more words

John Stossel reports on fuel myths

This is show is from a 2012 episode of John Stossel’s Fox News Channel program. In it he tackles myths related to fuels such as fuel speculators, top oil producers, ethanol, scarcity (i.e. 6 more words

See Alaska: Arctic Village in iPhone snaps

Read the story I wrote while I was here and see more (WAY BETTER) photos here. 22 more words

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For Al Jazeera America: Listen to the Gwich'in

ARCTIC VILLAGE, Alaska — To understand the relationship between the indigenous Gwich’in who live in this village near the edge of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and the massive caribou herd that migrates through their land, you might start in February with a ride on the back of Charlie Swaney’s old snowmobile. 203 more words

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From Hyperbole to Democratic Energy

The future of energy in the United States is a testy topic these days. Politicians, industry officials and special interests are fighting over partisan policy proposals. 588 more words

Meet new Wall of Shame member, Senator Deb Fischer

Senator Deb Fischer (R-Nebraska) must need a cheat sheet to keep her priorities straight. Indeed, her unique recipe for “crazy pie” has earned her a coveted place on the Wall of Shame.  1,158 more words


2/11/2015 Senator Lisa Murkowski - Sponsored and Cosponsored Legislation

From Congress.gov:

There has been activity on bills associated with Senator Lisa Murkowski.

Bills sponsored:

  • S. 437 – A bill to provide for congressional approval of national monuments and restrictions on the use of national monuments, to establish requirements for the declaration of marine national monuments, and for other purposes.
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