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Don Young's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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: Infrastructure
Issue Position: Transportation and Infrastructure
Issue Position: Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
May 16, 2014 Delegation Announces Grants and Contracts to Alaska Programs
Jan. 27, 2014 Hawaii, Alaska Delegations Fight to Protect Travelers from Increased Security Fees
Jan. 27, 2014 Alaska Delegation Fights to Protect Air Travelers from Fee Hike
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 23, 2013 Rep. Young Votes to Move Water Infrastructure Reform Legislation Forward
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
July 30, 2013 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 30, 2013 Congressman Young Saves Essential Air Service Program in Alaska from Drastic Funding Cut
July 10, 2013 Rep. Young Welcomes Transportation Committee Approval of Bill to Reform Certification Process for General Aviation
April 26, 2013 Rep. Young Votes for Legislation to End Flight Delays Caused By FAA Furloughs
March 22, 2013 Rep. Young Introduces Bill to Reauthorize and Amend the Hydrographic Services Improvement Act
Feb. 14, 2013 Injustice to the Village of King Cove, Alaska
Feb. 5, 2013 Rep. Young Condemns Shameful Department of Interior Decision on King Cove Road Access
July 27, 2012 Alaska Delegation Seeks to Fix Excise Tax Issue for Air Taxis
June 29, 2012 Representative Young Votes to Support Alaskan Transportation Workers
June 29, 2012 House Passes 28-Month Highway Bill; Bill Includes Alaska Railroad, Ferry, Tribal Road Funding
June 29, 2012 Larsen, Young Hail Ferry Program Changes in Transportation Bill
June 28, 2012 Rep. Young Saves Alaska Railroad, Ferry, Tribal Road Fundin
June 7, 2012 House Committee Passes Bill Naming Juneau Courthouse
June 6, 2012 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act
March 21, 2012 Reps. Young, Loebsack Introduce Bill to Expand Space Available Travel on Military Aircraft
March 16, 2012 Statement from Rep. Young on King Cove Road Progress
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Feb. 3, 2012 Rep. Young Votes to Pass Long-term FAA Reauthorization
Feb. 3, 2012 Conference Report on H.R. 658, FAA Re-Authorization and Reform Act of 2012
Dec. 22, 2011 Delegation Lauds FAA Changes to Address Pilot Fatigue, Protect Passengers
Dec. 15, 2011 Spending Bill Includes Young's Yukon Charley Provision
Dec. 5, 2011 Statement on CD-5 Agreement
Dec. 1, 2011 Subcommittee Hearing Reviews U.S. Coast Guard Arctic Operations
Nov. 17, 2011 Young Fights for Crucial Alaskan Provisions in "Mini-bus"
Nov. 15, 2011 Rep. Young Votes for Coast Guard Reauthorization; Fights for Key Alaska Provisions Including STORIS Amendment
Sept. 13, 2011 Rep. Young Cosponsors Bill To Protect The Privacy Of General Aviation Users
Sept. 13, 2011 House Passes SAFETEA-LU, FAA Extensions
May 24, 2011 Rep. Young Reintroduces Bill To Reduce Transportation Project Delivery Times
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 1, 2011 FAA Reauthorization Passes House
March 2, 2011 Rep. Young Votes To Continue Funding Highway Trust Fund At SAFETEA-LU Levels
Feb. 16, 2011 Committee Marks Up FAA Reauthorization; Key Provisions for Alaska Included
Jan. 27, 2011 Letter to John Mica, Chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee
Jan. 21, 2011 Rep. Young Announces Transportation Committee Assignments
Sept. 24, 2010 Rep. Young Introduces Bill to Reduce Project Delivery Times
July 14, 2010 Rep. Young's Hydrographic Services Bill Passes House; Final in Three-Bill package to Pass
May 6, 2010 Rep. Young Introduces TWIC Delivery Act
Nov. 6, 2009 Rep. Young Commends Alaska State Chamber On Transportation Access Positions; Supports Road To Kensington Mine And Knik Arm Crossing Projects
Sept. 25, 2009 Coast Guard Authorization Passes Out Of Committee
Sept. 23, 2009 Rep. Young Votes For Transportation Extension Act
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