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Frank Murkowski
8th Governor of Alaska
In office
December 2, 2002 â€“ December 4, 2006
Lieutenant Loren Leman
Preceded by Tony Knowles
Succeeded by Sarah Palin
United States Senator
from Alaska
In office
January 3, 1981 â€“ December 2, 2002
Preceded by Mike Gravel
Succeeded by Lisa Murkowski
3rd Alaska Commissioner of Economic Development
In office
December 5, 1966 â€“ December 7, 1970
Governor Wally Hickel
Keith Miller
Preceded by William Dickson
Succeeded by Everett Buness
Personal details
Born Frank Hughes Murkowski
(1933-03-28) March 28, 1933 (age 83)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Nancy Gore (1954–present)
Children Carol Victoria
Lisa
Michael Francis
Eileen Marie
Mary Catherine
Brian Patrick
Alma mater Santa Clara University
Seattle University
Religion Roman Catholicism
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch United States Coast Guard
Years of service 1955–1957

Pushing production out of America to nations without our environmental standards increases global environmental risks.
Frank Murkowski
I firmly believe that we can have a healthy environment and a sustainable timber industry.
Frank Murkowski
One of Alaska's strengths is our pioneer role in environmentally sensitive development.
Frank Murkowski
Alaska has great potential for new oil and gas development.