Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski was in Ketchikan this week, visiting constituents during a shorter-than-usual August recess.

Murkowski came by KRBD and talked with Leila Kheiry about plans for an Alaska-specific Roadless Rule, how she’s spending her short recess from Washington, D.C., and – of course – her review of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Alaska’s senior senator says her approach is similar to how she reviewed previous Supreme Court nominees.

Below is an edited seven-minute version of the interview:


And here is a recording of the complete 20-minute conversation: