Sunday 26, Feb 2017

Local Headlines

Murkowski's Decision To Oppose Betsy DeVos For Secretary Of Education Due To Alaskan Opposition

Wednesday morning, Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski followed fellow Republican Senator Susan Collins from Maine, as they announced they would not vote to confirm billionaire Betsy DeVos to Secretary of Education.

Murkowski noted that her office had received thousands of calls and emails from Alaskans urging her not to support a confirmation of DeVos.

We have more now in this report from Capitol Hill.