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Don Young's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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 3, 2014 Congressman Young Shares a Message with Alaska this Independence Day
June 6, 2014 Congressman Young Shares His Thoughts on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day
June 5, 2014 Congressman Young Honors Last Original Navajo Code Talker f t # e
May 16, 2014 Alaska Delegation Responds to News of NARA Closure
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
March 27, 2014 Congressman Young Remembering the 1964 Earthquake 50 Years Later
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of the Interior - Plan to Designate National Monuments Without Congressional Approval
Sept. 18, 2013 Rep. Young Introduces Bill to Allow Alaska Natives to Sell Traditional Artwork Containing Bird Parts
June 12, 2013 Committee Approves Legislation Addressing Concerns with the Troubled Eisenhower Memorial
June 5, 2013 Rep. Young Promotes Alaskan Tourism in Speech to International Cruise Lines Association Caucus
Sept. 11, 2012 Rep. Young Commemorates 9/11 Anniversary
March 28, 2012 Rep. Young Comments on Approval of Shell's Beaufort Response Plan
Sept. 9, 2011 Statement From Rep. Young On The 10-year Anniversary Of September 11th
July 20, 2011 Letter to Senators
May 27, 2011 A Memorial Day Message From Congressman Young
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 5, 2011 Rep. Young's Statement On NOAA Clarification
Feb. 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary Of The Interior, United States Of America
Nov. 6, 2009 Tribute To An Alaskan Pioneer And Father Of Modern-Day Anchorage
Oct. 26, 2009 Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Boundary Expansion
Oct. 26, 2009 Stephen Mather Wilderness And North Cascades National Park Boundary Adjustment
May 22, 2009 Rep. Young's Statement in Honor of Memorial Day
Sept. 22, 2008 Revolutionary War and War of 1812 Battlefield Protection Act
Sept. 22, 2008 Trail of Tears Documentation Act
Sept. 22, 2008 Camp Hale Study Act
Sept. 22, 2008 Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park Boundary Expansion and Redesignation Act of 2008
Sept. 22, 2008 Civil War Battlefield Preservation Act of 2008
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 14, 2007 Congressman Don Young Celebrates his 34th Anniversary in Congress
May 18, 2006 Department of the Inerior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2007
June 23, 2005 Congressman Young Votes to Restore Funding for the Public Broadcasting System
June 17, 2005 Congressman Young Hails Passage of U.N. Reform Package
June 14, 2005 Congressman Young Pays Tribute to Our Nation's Flag
June 10, 2004 Young Introduces Legislation Calling for the Placement of an Artistic Tribute Commemorating President Reagan's Bradenberg Gate Speech in the Capitol
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