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Trump's 'energy dominance' transforms Alaska's future

Nov. 8, 2016, was a time of triumph and hope for Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski as she won re-election, Republicans kept control of the Senate and Donald Trump won the presidency. She confidently asserted that the new president would pave the way for oil and gas development in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Now, a year later, the Republicans are closer than ever to opening ANWR to drilling.