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Murkowski calls for end to current shutdown

In remarks delivered on the Senate floor on Jan. 11, Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, called for an end to the current government shutdown. While voicing...

Murkowski criticizes of partial government shutdown

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, made clear in the wake of the partial government shutdown this past week her strong disapproval of the situation, while...

Senate Republicans confirm Shower for Alaska Senate seat

JUNEAU — The Alaska Senate is getting a new member. Senate Republicans announced Thursday that they have confirmed Mike Shower to fill the seat vacated...

Walker goes off list in making pick to Alaska Senate seat

By BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press JUNEAU — Gov. Bill Walker on Friday appointed Randall Kowalke to the Alaska Senate seat vacated by Republican Mike Dunleavy of...

Alaska House keeps session alive after Senate calls it quits

JUNEAU — The Alaska House isn't giving up on the special legislative session, even though the Senate has called it quits. The House majority coalition...

House GOP revises tax bill, makes it less generous

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Friday quietly made changes to their far-reaching tax overhaul: Now its tax cuts would be less generous for many...

Republican leaders: Senate won’t vote on Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON — Facing assured defeat, Republican leaders decided Tuesday not to even hold a vote on the GOP's latest attempt to repeal the Obama...