China balloon’s voyage across Alaska, Montana, and U.S. enrages members of U.S. Senate panel

By: - February 9, 2023 4:49 pm

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (right), an Alaska Republican, questions members of a panel testifying before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 9, 2023, regarding China’s high-altitude balloon surveillance efforts against the United States. Also pictured are committee chairman Sen. Jon Tester, a Montana Democrat, and Sen. Susan Collins, a Maine Republican. (Win McNamee | Getty Images)

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Ashley Murray
Ashley Murray

Ashley Murray covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include domestic policy and appropriations.