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Title: Frank Murkowski, a strong voice for energy

Abstract

American Gas presents another in its series of interviews with influential senators and representatives in Washington. This interview with Sen. Frank Murkowski, R-Alaska, was conducted by Deborah Estes, A.G.A. managing director of government relations, and Jeff Murray, A.G.A. government relations director. Murkowski was elected to the Senate in 1980 and today serves as chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, where he is known as a strong voice on energy supply issues. He answered the following questions. What are some of the major energy issues you would like to see addressed during the 105th Congress? What are the prospects for developing the natural gas resources in Alaska for export or for use in the United States? What is your view on whether federal legislation on electric restructuring is needed and, if so, what would be the critical components of such legislation? Are you satisfied with the pace of unbundling by natural gas local distribution companies? Do you feel that if federal term limits were imposed, members of Congress from small-population states like Alaska would continue to have the opportunity to chair a full committee? Do you believe the Republicans will retain control of the Senate, and, if so,more » can they reach the magic 60-seat margin?« less

Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
536522
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: American Gas; Journal Volume: 79; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: PBD: Sep 1997
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
03 NATURAL GAS; 29 ENERGY PLANNING AND POLICY; NATURAL GAS INDUSTRY; ENERGY POLICY; RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT; ALASKA; ELECTRIC POWER INDUSTRY; DEREGULATION; NATURAL GAS DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS; POLITICAL ASPECTS

Citation Formats

NONE. Frank Murkowski, a strong voice for energy. United States: N. p., 1997. Web.
NONE. Frank Murkowski, a strong voice for energy. United States.
NONE. Mon . "Frank Murkowski, a strong voice for energy". United States.
@article{osti_536522,
title = {Frank Murkowski, a strong voice for energy},
author = {NONE},
abstractNote = {American Gas presents another in its series of interviews with influential senators and representatives in Washington. This interview with Sen. Frank Murkowski, R-Alaska, was conducted by Deborah Estes, A.G.A. managing director of government relations, and Jeff Murray, A.G.A. government relations director. Murkowski was elected to the Senate in 1980 and today serves as chairman of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, where he is known as a strong voice on energy supply issues. He answered the following questions. What are some of the major energy issues you would like to see addressed during the 105th Congress? What are the prospects for developing the natural gas resources in Alaska for export or for use in the United States? What is your view on whether federal legislation on electric restructuring is needed and, if so, what would be the critical components of such legislation? Are you satisfied with the pace of unbundling by natural gas local distribution companies? Do you feel that if federal term limits were imposed, members of Congress from small-population states like Alaska would continue to have the opportunity to chair a full committee? Do you believe the Republicans will retain control of the Senate, and, if so, can they reach the magic 60-seat margin?},
doi = {},
journal = {American Gas},
number = 8,
volume = 79,
place = {United States},
year = {Mon Sep 01 00:00:00 EDT 1997},
month = {Mon Sep 01 00:00:00 EDT 1997}
}