Psaki says the U.S. doesn’t have a ‘strategic interest’ in reducing the global supply of energy: ‘That would raise prices at the gas pump.’
On Tuesday, Trump said his endorsement would be ‘null and void’ if Mike Dunleavy chose to endorse Lisa Murkowski for reelection.
Trump has promised to visit Alaska to campaign for Murkowski’s challenger, Kelly Tshibaka.
The funds will be allocated to the Denali Commission, which spearheads road and bridge projects in remote parts of Alaska.
Just six Republicans voted to advance the bill.
Trump vowed to fight Murkowski’s reelection and has already endorsed a challenger.
‘She obviously wants to get their attention on things that are important to her state,’ the senator said.
Whatever side deal the Biden administration offers, it has to be sweet enough to offset a lot of grief that a GOP senator would get for voting for Tanden.
Two changes to election law will help her keep her seat in 2022.
Murkowski will vote “no” on preliminary procedural votes but “yes” on confirmation.