President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced plans to rescind the Obama-era policy that allowed young undocumented immigrants to stay and work in the country without…
Murkowski says it’s the Democrats, not her, that sought to block the president’s ability to make recess appointments.
Murkowski’s opposition to the GOP-driven Obamacare repeal process has been simmering for months and crystallized over the last few days.
The president accused Murkowksi of letting down Republicans and the country, but not of letting down Alaska.
Eleven governors, including independent Gov. Bill Walker, released a statement saying the Senate should “immediately reject” the straight repeal of Obamacare without a replacement.
Only 18 percent of surveyed Alaskans said the House health care bill is a good idea. A majority of Alaskans–51 percent–said it’s a bad idea.
The Senate bill intends to defund Planned Parenthood for one year, a position that Murkowski has said she cannot support.
U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has yet to see the Senate’s secretive health care bill and isn’t happy with the speed with which the bill is headed for a vote.