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Don Young's Public Statements

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
June 10, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act 2015
June 9, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on VA Audit of Alaska Veterans Healthcare System in Anchorage
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 30, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on the Resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki
May 30, 2014 House Passes Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Bill with Congressman Young's Support
May 30, 2014 Delegation Announces Grants and Contracts to Alaska Programs
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 28, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration; Michael Froman, Trade Represenative; Kathryn Sulliva, Acting Adminstrator of the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
May 23, 2014 Congressman Young Works to Protect Victims of Human Trafficking
May 23, 2014 Congressman Young Shares a Message with Alaska this Memorial Day
May 22, 2014 Congressman Young Supports National Defense Authorization Act to Protect Military Operations in Alaska and Across the Globe
May 21, 2014 Congressman Young Drills Fish and Wildlife Service on Proposed Rule to Lock-Up Alaskan Oil and Gas Developments
May 21, 2014 Congressman Young: VA Management Needs to be Held Accountable
May 21, 2014 Congressman Young Identifies Extreme Hypocrisy of Administration, Environmentalists Over Refuge Lands Policy
May 20, 2014 House Passes WRRDA Conference Report
May 16, 2014 Alaska Delegation Responds to News of NARA Closure
May 16, 2014 Delegation Announces Grants and Contracts to Alaska Programs
May 15, 2014 Introduction of a Bill to Facilitate Infrastructure Development At and Potential Uses of Point Spencer in the Bering Strait Region of Alaska
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on House Creation of Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi Terrorist Attack
May 8, 2014 Alaska Delegation Gives Last Frontier Honor Flight Warm DC Welcome
May 8, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - Expand EPA Regulatory Authority Through Clean Water Act
May 7, 2014 Former IRS Official Lois Lerner Held in Contempt of Congress
May 2, 2014 Congressman Young Mourns the Death of Two Alaska State Troopers
April 30, 2014 House Passes Bipartisan Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill
April 30, 2014 Interior Department's Alaska Trust Decision Leaves Unanswered Questions
April 29, 2014 Juneau Empire - Huna Tlingit gull egg legislation passes House
April 28, 2014 Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Legislation Passes House
April 28, 2014 Indian Country Today - Inside the NAHASDA Reauthorization Hold Up--Yelling Included
April 22, 2014 AK Delegation to FCC: Fulfill Universal Service Obligations for Alaska
April 21, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of Federal Communications Commission - AK Delegation to FCC: Fulfill Universal Service Obligations for Alaska
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
April 18, 2014 Keystone Announcement: "Not a Good Friday for American Jobs and Infrastructure"
April 8, 2014 U.S. Reps. Mike Thompson, Don Young, Mike Michaud, Bill Enyart Announce Veterans Congressional Fellowship Caucus
April 7, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on Rio Tinto Announcement to Divest Interest in Pebble
April 7, 2014 Green Mountain Lookout Heritage Protection Act
April 3, 2014 Congressman Young Presses Secretary Jewell for Answers on King Cove Emergency Medical Access
April 3, 2014 Congressman Young Votes to Protect American Workers At Risk of Reduced Hours and Lost Wages
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 NOAA Reverses Industry Crushing Restrictions, Finds "No Jeopardy" to Steller Sea Lion from Aleutian Groundfish Fisheries
April 1, 2014 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
April 1, 2014 Congressman Young Applauds House Passage of Coast Guard Funding Bill
March 31, 2014 Letter tod Frank Wolf, Chairman and Chaka Fattah, Ranking Member, of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - $65 Million for the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recover Fund
March 27, 2014 Congressman Young Remembering the 1964 Earthquake 50 Years Later
March 27, 2014 Hearing of the Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Subcommittee on the Natural Resources Committee - Legislative Hearing on H.R. 4002 and H.R. 3822
March 26, 2014 Congressman Young: "Ruling is a Victory for Alaska and the Responsible Development of Our Land"
March 26, 2014 Congressman Young on Newest Obamacare Delay
March 21, 2014 Newsletter: Washington Update
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