Search

News

McConnell says won't vote for Ketanji Brown Jackson's nomination
... for Jackson, who would be the first black woman to serve on the Supreme Court if other GOP senators follow suit. Jackson was confirmed as a current post by a vote of 53 -- 44, with support from just three Republicans: Sens. Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina are some of the members of the Susan Collins family. During her confirmation hearings this week, Graham was openly antagonistic toward Jackson, criticizing her sentencings in child pornography ...
Updated: 03/25/2022
Sen. Murkowski says Biden admin has sent wrong signal on energy
Texas Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Friday that there are important indicators coming from the Biden administration that it may be open to relaxing its energy policies but that it needs to follow through for there to be a real boost to production. HOUSTON Sen. Lisa Murkowski ...
Updated: 03/13/2022
Sen. Murkowski says Biden admin may be open to easing energy policies
HOUsson Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Friday that there are important indicators coming from the Biden administration that it may be open to relaxing its energy policies but that it needs to follow through to get a real boost to production. HOUSTON Sen. Lisa Murkowski said ...
Updated: 03/13/2022
Sen. Murkowski says Biden admin may be open to easing energy policies
HOUSTON Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Friday there are important indicators coming from the Biden administration that it may be open to relaxing its energy policies but that it needs to follow through for there to be a real boost to production. HOUSTON Sen. Lisa Murkowski ...
Updated: 03/13/2022
Biden set to announce Russian oil ban
... from the US market. Legislatives from both parties in the House and Senate are drafting legislation that would mandate such a prohibition, the most prominent of which comes from West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat, and Alaska Republican Lisa Murkowski . Such a policy change would be a stunning reversal from Mr Biden's previous position on a Russian oil ban. Last week, White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters that the Biden Administration did not have a strategic interest in ...
Updated: 03/08/2022
Alaska man pleads guilty to threatening to kill senators
... request for comment from Johnson's attorney was not immediately returned Tuesday afternoon. Johnson left 17 threatening voicemails in all, prosecutors said. Johnson admitted in a plea agreement that some of the voicemails threatened to kill or kill Murkowski and Sullivan. The threats in court documents don't point to a clear motive. According to a criminal complaint, a message said he would burn the senator's property like antifa. Other messages threatened to use a 50-caliber firearm against the ...
Updated: 01/05/2022
White House to hold a big ceremony for Joe Biden's $1 trillion infrastructure bill
... of 13 Republicans. In order to create jobs across the country, it will give billions of dollars to state and local governments to fix crumbling bridges. It was not certain how many Republican lawmakers would attend the ceremony. Republican senators, Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins , who helped co-author the legislation, are going to attend. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell does not plan to attend the White House ceremony, saying in an interview this week that he has other things I've got to ...
Updated: 11/12/2021
Nearly all Senate Republicans sign letter on debt limit
... to come together on a shared basis like it has in the past to protect the full faith and credit of the United States . Die four GOP senators who didn't sign the debt limit letter are Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine , Richard Shelby , R-Alaska , Lisa Murkowski , R-Maine , John Kennedy , R-La. and Richard Shelby , R-French. But they alone won't be enough to break a filibuster, meaning that the Senate won't be able to raise the debt limit via regular order unless some of the 46 Republicans flipflopped ...
Updated: 08/11/2021
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date