Talk of Alaska: Senator Lisa Murkowski

a woman poses for a photo, in a blue jacket
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). (Liz Ruskin/Alaska Public Media)

At the very end of 2022, Congress passed the massive $1.7 trillion spending package. The bill includes language to fund new projects around the state, transfer land to the University of Alaska and much more. U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski joins us to discuss what else the money will support, talk about the new Congress and Alaska’s new congressional delegation on this Talk of Alaska.

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HOST: Lori Townsend


U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska)


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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, Jan. 17, at 10 a.m. on Alaska public radio stations statewide.

Lori Townsend is the news director and senior host for Alaska Public Media. You can send her news tips and program ideas for Talk of Alaska and Alaska Insight at or call 907-550-8452.

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