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Don Young's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
July 9, 2014 House Passes Bipartisan Bill for Responsible Workforce Development
April 8, 2014 U.S. Reps. Mike Thompson, Don Young, Mike Michaud, Bill Enyart Announce Veterans Congressional Fellowship Caucus
April 3, 2014 Congressman Young Votes to Protect American Workers At Risk of Reduced Hours and Lost Wages
March 15, 2013 House Passes SKILLS Act with Rep. Young Amendment to Protect Alaska Native Workforce Development Grants
March 15, 2013 Supporting Knowledge and Investing in Lifelong Skills Act
Feb. 12, 2013 Rep. Young Statement on the President's State of the Union Address
Feb. 11, 2013 Rep. Young Encourages President Obama to Focus on Bipartisan Jobs Agenda at SOTU
Sept. 21, 2012 Rep. Young Votes to Rein in Job-Killing Regulations
June 29, 2012 Representative Young Votes to Support Alaskan Transportation Workers
Feb. 17, 2012 Statement from Rep. Young on Payroll-Tax Holiday Extension
Dec. 13, 2011 Rep. Young Votes to Cut Taxes, Create Jobs
Oct. 13, 2011 Rep. Young Tells Agencies To STRIP (Stop the Regulation Invasion Please Act of 2011)
Feb. 8, 2011 Rep. Young Reintroduces Pipeline Legislation
June 22, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar Secretary Department of the Interior
June 24, 2009 Rep. Young Supports Locality Pay For Federal Employees
Sept. 22, 2008 Ironworker Training Program for Native Americans
July 18, 2008 Rep. Young Joins With Hawaii Delegation To Narrow Pay Gap For Alaska's Federal Employees
June 20, 2008 Rep. Young Votes to Strengthen American Families
Jan. 29, 2008 Representative Young Votes for Economic Stimulus; Prefers long-Term Solutions
July 24, 2007 Congressman Young Celebrates Minimum Wage Increase, Effective Today
April 26, 2007 Congressman Young Votes to Ensure Fairness
March 13, 2006 115 House Members Sign Norwood Letter Seeking Airline Pension Help
Dec. 15, 2005 Congressman Young Supports Comprehensive Pension Reform Measure
Oct. 26, 2005 Congressman Young's Efforts are Successful in Lifting Suspension of Davis-Bacon Act in the Gulf Region
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Labor
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