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Don Young's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
General Nov. 4, 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
Date Title
Issue Position: Military & Defense
Issue Position: Iran
Issue Position: Darfur
Aug. 6, 2014 ICYMI: "The United States Needs to Turn its Attention to the Arctic Ocean"
July 25, 2014 House Sends Clear Message to President, No Troops in Iraq Without Congressional Approval
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
May 23, 2014 Congressman Young Works to Protect Victims of Human Trafficking
May 9, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on House Creation of Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Terrorist Attack
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
June 20, 2013 Rep. Young Statement on Korean Alaskan Friendship Day
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
April 11, 2013 Rep. Young Supports Federally Sponsored Plebiscite For Puerto Rico in President's FY14 Budget
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 25, 2011 Congressman Young Comments on the 2011 State of the Union Address
Sept. 28, 2010 Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Taiwan's National Day
April 29, 2010 Puerto Rico Democracy Act Of 2009
March 19, 2010 Rep. Young Addresses Arctic Parliamentarians
June 16, 2009 Rep. Young Votes Against Global Bailout
Jan. 9, 2009 Rep. Young Votes in Support of Israel
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
Feb. 26, 2008 We are Winning
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Feb. 7, 2008 Representative Young's Bipartisan Amendment for Children of Fallen Soldiers Passes House
April 26, 2007 Congressman Young Continues Strong Support of Troops
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
July 27, 2006 Darfur
July 27, 2006 War in Iraq
June 14, 2005 Science, State, Justice, Commerce, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2006
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