Schumer Praises GOP Sens For Killing 'Skinny Repeal'

Politics | Nick Givas

‘Women are, in so many instances, stronger than men’

Dems Suggest Trump's Interior Secretary Broke Anti-Lobbying Laws

Politics | Jack Crowe
U.S. Interior Secretary Zinke speaks prior to President Trump signing executive order reviewing previous National Monument designations made under the Antiquities Act, at the Interior Department in Washington

The threats were made in response to Murkowski’s decision

Murkowski Says She Isn't Intimidated By Trump

Politics | Ted Goodman
President Donald Trump meets with Senate Republicans about healthcare in the East Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 27, 2017. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) is seated to his left. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘I don’t have heartburn’

Trump Clashes With Senator, Jeopardizes Alaska's Energy Future

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) listens to Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AL) as she speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 27, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR4N7DI

‘We’re facing some difficult times’

Former DNC Chair Welcomes Murkowski To The Democratic Party

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Later coined "The Dean Scream," former governor of Vermont Howard Dean had a large outburst in front of supporters following the Iowa caucuses in 2004. He screamed "Yeeeeeeah!" in an unusual, and kind of terrifying tone. This loud outburst has been portrayed as the gaffe that ended his campaign. (Photo: Reuters)

‘What has Trump ever done for Alaska?’

Trump's Interior Secretary Threatened Alaska Senators Over Obamacare Vote

Business | Robert Donachie
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) appears at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENVIRONMENT ENERGY) - RTR4NIAY

‘The Great State of Alaska really let the Republicans, and our country, down yesterday’

Senate GOP Expected To Take Another Swing At Obamacare Repeal

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnnell (C) and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (L) and South Dakota Senator John Thune (R) speak to reporters after U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting with Senate Republicans to discuss healthcare at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 19, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Next week we’ll be voting on the motion to proceed’

GOP Doubles Down On Defunding Planned Parenthood In Revised Health Care Bill

Politics | Jack Crowe
Demonstrators hold placards during a Planned Parenthood rally outside the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, U.S., April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ilana Panich-Linsman

‘One in five women in this country rely on Planned Parenthood’

Alaska Gets Special Treatment In Revised Health Care Bill

Politics | Jack Crowe
Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) listens to Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) (C) and Senator John Hoeven (R-ND) (L) at a news conference after voting on amendments on the Keystone XL pipeline bill on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘Hesitancy to accept Alaska-specific federal hand outs’

Dem Groups Ramp Up Obamacare Repeal Attack Ads

Politics | Robert Donachie

‘Keep your promise. Vote no on health care repeal’

Murkowski Unsold On Senate Obamacare Repeal Bill

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) appears at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENVIRONMENT ENERGY) - RTR4NIAY

‘I don’t have enough data’

Dem Group Targets GOP Senators Over Obamacare Repeal

Politics | Phillip Stucky

‘They’ll lose their health insurance’

GOP May Have Hard Time Closing The Deal On Gorsuch

Politics | Kevin Daley
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) (R), the chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee, talks to Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) (L) before the committee heard testimony from U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter (not pictured) in Washington December 9, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron.

Will ‘common sense prevail’?

Senators Plead With Sessions To Leave Legal Marijuana Alone

US | Steve Birr
Donald Trump sits with U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., October 7, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

‘Voter-approved laws’

These Are The Two Republicans Who Voted Against DeVos

Education | Rachel Stoltzfoos
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) appears at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENVIRONMENT ENERGY) - RTR4NIAY

‘Simply cannot support’

The Many Explanations For Murkowski's Dissent On DeVos Confirmation

Opinion | Michael McGrady
Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) appears at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENVIRONMENT ENERGY) - RTR4NIAY

It isn’t that surprising that Senator Murkowski is defecting from her caucus.

Teachers Union Backed GOP Sens. Murkowski, Collins, To Vote Against DeVos

Education | Ted Goodman
Betsy DeVos testifies before the Senate Health, Education and Labor Committee confirmation hearing to be next Secretary of Education on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

Two GOP senators give in to pressure from teachers unions