The Digital Journalist
© Melina Mara
Freshman Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) speaks to her staffers before a meeting on Capitol Hill with senior Alaska senator, Ted Stevens (R-AK). Before coming to the Senate, Murkowski, a lawyer, served three terms in the Alaska House of Representatives. She is a member of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Environment and Public Works Committee, Veterans Affairs Committee and the Indian Affairs Committee. (March 2003)