ANCHORAGE, Alaska-In an effort to highlight the need to stay safe on the roads this holiday season, U.S. Sen. Mark Begich and National Highway Traffic Safety Administrator (NHTSA) David Strickland will join journalism students from Palmerâ€™s Colony High School Saturday in a campaign to combat drunk and distracted driving.
WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ Senator Lisa Murkowski today announced the â€œ#MyAKTreeâ€ holiday campaign, inviting Alaskans to share pictures of their household Christmas trees on her Facebook page and via her Twitter account.
Juneau, Alaska â€“ Governor Sean Parnell has directed the Department of Law to join litigation recently filed by Alaska resident John Sturgeon. The suit seeks to limit federal regulations over state-owned navigable waters that run through national parks and preserves within Alaska.
WASHINGTON, D.C. â€“ Senator Murkowski is co-sponsoring bipartisan legislation that attempts to fund the low income home energy assistance program (LIHEAP) at 2011 levels. Senators Snowe (R-ME) and Reed (D-RI) are the sponsors of S.1961, theLIHEAP Protection Act which would maintain a flat funding level of $4.7 billion instead of the $3.6 billion currently in […]