Alaska Gov. Murkowski discusses ANWR prospects, status of natural gas pipeline
Alaska Gov. Frank Murkowski (R) has been the most visible proponent of opening ANWR to drilling for oil. In this edition of OnPoint, he answers a range of questions on this and other matters, including: Can the ANWR coastal plain be opened to exploration without significant environmental disruption? Are the major oil companies interested in exploration there? What's the status of the bids to build a trans-Alaska natural gas pipeline?