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Don Young's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

Full Name: Donald 'Don' E. Young
Office: U.S. House (AK) - At-Large, Republican
First Elected: 03/06/1973
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - At-Large
Primary Aug. 19, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Widowed; 2 Children: Joni, Dawn
Birth Date: 06/09/1933
Birth Place: Meridian, CA
Home City: Fort Yukon, AK
Religion: Episcopalian
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Date Title
Issue Position: Fighting for Alaska Natives
Issue Position: Energy Independence
Issue Position: Alaska Energy Issues
Issue Position: Cap and Trade
Issue Position: Climate Change and Energy
Issue Position: Alaska Energy
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Energy
July 11, 2014 Energy and Water Appropriations Bill Passes House With Key Alaska Funding
July 9, 2014 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
Jan. 28, 2014 Congressman Young Offers His Thoughts Following State of the Union Address
Jan. 15, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Sept. 17, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Concerns Over New EPA Regulations
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - New EPA Regulations
Sept. 10, 2013 House Passes Denali National Park Improvement Act
July 11, 2013 House Passes Energy and Water Appropriations Bill with Rep. Young's Support
June 28, 2013 Offshore Revenue Sharing Legislation Passes U.S. House with Congressman Young's Support
April 26, 2013 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs - H.R. 1548, "Native American Energy Act"
Feb. 11, 2013 Rep. Young Encourages President Obama to Focus on Bipartisan Jobs Agenda at SOTU
Aug. 11, 2012 Rep. Young to EPA: "Listen to Alaskans, not outside interests"
June 20, 2012 Domestic Energy and Jobs Act
May 17, 2012 Committee Passes Mineral Production and Indian Land Energy Bills
May 16, 2012 Committee Passes Mineral Production and Indian Land Energy Bills
May 16, 2012 Rep. Young's Native Energy Bill Passes Committee
April 19, 2012 Indian Tribal Leaders Raise Concerns About Lack of BLM Consultation with Tribes During Hydraulic Fracturing Rulemaking
April 2, 2012 Alaskans Testify Increasing Energy Prices Harm Way of Life, Federal Barriers Obstructing New Energy Development
Feb. 16, 2012 U.S. House Passes Landmark Energy Legislation; Includes Rep. Young's Provision to Open ANWR
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Feb. 1, 2012 Committee Passes Bipartisan Bill to Open 3% of ANWR for New American Energy Production, Job Creation
Jan. 24, 2012 Rep. Young Comments on the State of the Union
Dec. 15, 2011 Rep. Young Pleased With Alaska OCS Language in Spending Bill
Nov. 18, 2011 Increased American Energy Production Will Create Millions of Jobs, Generate Billions of Revenue for Infrastructure Improvements
Nov. 11, 2011 Alaskan Energy for American Jobs Act to be Introduced
Oct. 24, 2011 South Utah Valley Electric Conveyance Act
Oct. 24, 2011 Kantishna Hills Renewable Energy Act of 2011
Sept. 21, 2011 Hearing of the House Natural Resources Committee - "ANWR: Jobs, Energy and Deficit Reduction"
July 13, 2011 Resources Committee Passes NPR-A Access Act
June 9, 2011 Hastings Visits National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska & Unveils Draft Legislation to Create Jobs and Increase Energy Production
June 2, 2011 Hearing Highlights Importance of Alaska Energy Production to U.S., Critical Infrastructure Development
May 24, 2011 EPA Mandates Threaten Tribal Jobs and Energy Production, Affordable Water and Power Rates and Local Communities in Arizona
May 11, 2011 Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act
May 11, 2011 Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act
April 13, 2011 Rep. Young Testifies Before Energy and Commerce Committee
March 9, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States
March 9, 2011 Letter Congressman Ed Markey, Pete Welch and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - End the De Facto Moratorium and Issue Offshore Drilling Permits
Feb. 10, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Jan. 27, 2011 Letter to John Mica, Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
Jan. 5, 2011 Rep. Young Starts 112th With Introduction of Three Bills
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