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Sen. Lisa Murkowski @lisamurkowski Alaska & Washington, D.C.

Official Twitter account for U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski. Follow me for news and updates on what's happening in the Senate and across Alaska.

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We are proud of you Chris! to @SenJohnMcCain for being awarded the #LibertyMedal – you are a true example of courage and conviction.“Congrats to Tara Sweeney on her nomination to serve as Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs within @Interior"
As 2017 King Crab Season begins, I send my thoughts & prayers to my two nephews, the rest of crew of the Brenna A a…
Are you subscribed to my E-newsletter? Stay up to date on the work I’m doing in D.C. & in AK. @lisamurkowski: Alaska leads in remote micro-grids: opportunity to share US Arctic innovation international…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa Murkowski"Upon natural disasters: imagine a renewable energy future, rather than rebuilding an inefficient, diesel-powered s…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiSenator @lisamurkowski: The sustainability concept must integrate transportation access, food security & quality of…
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Congratulations to Romig Middle School’s Ben Walker on being named the @AlaskaDEED 2018 Alaska Teacher of the Year! @SenWarren and I are calling for more federal action in combating the nation's opioid epidemic.
Inspiring example of AK aiding Puerto Rico- @SitnasuakNC in Nome chartered planes to deliver crucial relief supplie… to help send off 23 veterans flying to Washington D.C. on The Last Frontier Honor Flight.
I had a great time shadowing Dimond High School Principal, Tina Johnson-Harris, learning about new technology and t…
#FatBearWeek finals are set. AK Senator @lisamurkowski officially endorsed 747 - Who are you backing? Vote:…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiRain or shine- it's always great to be in Cordova. #Alaska
In Nikolai, AK, there was nowhere for the HS teacher to live, so students built a house during summer #ThisIsAlaska
Some of my staff attended the “Choose Respect March” in Wrangell- a meaningful way for Alaskans to be united agains… thanks to the Alaska Air & Army National Guard members that will deploy tomorrow to aid & assist Puerto Rico nation’s lackluster response to the tragedy of missing & murdered Native women needs to be addressed
Innovative discussions at the Health, Education, Labor & Pensions hearing on prevention & treatment of opioid abuse
My staff & I attended an Alaska Community Foundation event here in DC, supporting their efforts to help Alaskans. to be named one of the National Council for Behavioral Health 17' Champions by @nationalcouncil spoke to how we can help Puerto Rico/USVIs rebuild, particularly as it relates to the electric grid & power sector
Latest Sturgeon decision is an affront to all Alaskans and cannot be allowed to stand. now on current relief efforts & how we can help long-term rebuilding in Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands @LisaMurkowski’s questions from today’s hearing. First round: Second round:
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiAnchorage & Yukon-Koyukuk School District were awarded 2/5 Native Language education grants-the first of their kind!
Beyond horrific news out of Las Vegas. My heart goes out to the victims, their families and loved ones. They are in my prayers.
Alaskans are resourceful! In Haines: school lunch prgm uses moose meat after moose had to be put down. #ThisIsAlaska
Thanks to all who are joining in the fight against #ALS. Great support at Young Faces of ALS Corntoss Challenge!…
Congrats to Northern Lights ABC for being named a National Blue Ribbon School. Your hard work has not gone unnoticed!'t moose it! Tomorrow is National Public Lands Day! All federally managed #publiclands (and many state lands too…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiTouring the @NASA Goddard Space Flight Center with ASRC - A truly exceptional facility. evening at the Smithsonian’s @NationalZoo and Conservation Biology Institute's 2017 Gala. #DCZooGala @StephenAtHome - is this photo of me at 15 years old awkward enough? #PuertoRicoRelief
Learn more about clean energy @NCEW17: #Innovation #Technology #Hydropower #EnergyStorage #Nuclear #Biomass
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiSad to hear of the passing of Alaskan, Dr. Nora Keixwnéi Marks Dauenhauer, who taught many generations about the Tl… members Barb Rich, Liz Lucas & Louise Dawson pose for a photo w/ .@lisamurkowski at NRTA's Advocacy Conf in W…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiPreventative steps include: collecting better data, developing victims assistant programs, & ending homeless youth. must take preventative steps to end human trafficking and better provide support for victims. Indian Affairs Committee held hearing on human trafficking of American Indians & Alaska Natives Members of the House celebrate the return of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiAnd we are all so happy you are!
Thank you to the 60+ Alaska airmen from the 176th Wing for their bravery and willingness to serve our country. Pray… to Dr. Johnson-Struempler, who was recognized as the 2017 Alaska Principal of the Year! on the first of many important steps towards equalized rights for women in Saudi Arabia.
My statement on the Graham-Cassidy healthcare proposal: had the honor of introducing my 2017 Angel in Adoption, Rozann Kimpton, of Alaska. Thanks to all the honorees for… @LisaMurkowski’s opening statement in today’s hearing on Dept. of @Energy nominees.
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiENR hearing starting soon to consider the noms of Bruce Walker & Steven Winberg as Asst Secretaries of Energy
Thanks @GoParks for awarding #EveryKidinaPark grants to AK, allowing these 4th graders to travel to @DenaliNPS🔒I had a chance to visit the @AnchorageMuseum Art of the North galleries in the new Rasmuson Wing. Such a great addi…
Congrats to University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) for receiving a $500,000 grant from @ARPAE MARINER program. #macroalgae
Wishing a happy and blessed New Year to all of those celebrating Rosh Hashanah! #ShanahTovah
My thoughts and prayers go out to those in Hurricane Maria's path, as well those already impacted by this storm.I chaired an ENR hearing on vegetation management, how to protect electric grid reliability & wildfire prevention
With the NDAA, we are enabling our military to protect our nation & our livelihood, & providing a long overdue pay raise to service membersI voted for #NDAA b/c it boosts our nation's defense capabilities & ensures our military has the resources needed to protect our nationThe Senate just passed #NDAA, which provides our military with the support they need to defend our country live: Sen. @LisaMurkowski leads business meeting to consider various nominations.
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Happy Birthday to the @usairforce - Thank you for 70 years of flying, fighting and winning! will host a free "Boots 2 Business Reboot" on Wed. at @AnchChamber to teach veterans about better business
Today we celebrate the words that have kept our country together through 230 yrs of challenges & accomplishments. to Anna Brown Ehlers of Juneau for being a recipient of the NEA's Heritage Fellowship for Chilkat weaving.
On #NationalPowMIARecognitionDay, never forget the sacrifices made & honor the POW’s, the missing & their families. some love from my staff on #NationalHugYourBossDay Hickel was a great Alaskan -- gracious and lovely in every way and always treated me with great kindness.
Proud of AK partnership selected by @Energy to receive major R&D award for innovation to strengthen grid reliability have a res. recognizing Sept. as Alaska Wild Salmon Month, encouraging others to celebrate this valuable industry. night was the start of a fabulous new tradition in D.C., celebrating Alaska wild salmon. #WildSalmonDayDC recently reintroduced the Boost Saving for College Act w/ @SenBobCasey & @lisamurkowski. More here from @MyFox8:…
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiTune in at 10 AM – 4th HELP hearing on helping 18 million Americans in individual insurance market next year
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Glad to meet with @ACSCANAK about palliative care, future funding for the NIH, & early screening/detection for rura… to award-winning composer, lyricist, and performer @Lin_Manuel for earning the U.S. Capital Historical Soc… @CIHousing on opening of 3600 Spenard, new low income housing & an energy efficient building to help keep…
.@Lin_Manuel takes a selfie with @SenatorLeahy and @lisamurkowski
Retweeted by Sen. Lisa MurkowskiIntroduced the Boost Saving for College Act with @SenatorBurr & @SenatorCasey to help families save for college