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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
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
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 Indian Country Today - Inside the NAHASDA Reauthorization Hold Up--Yelling Included
April 28, 2014 Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Legislation Passes House
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 NOAA Reverses Industry Crushing Restrictions, Finds "No Jeopardy" to Steller Sea Lion from Aleutian Groundfish Fisheries
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 1, 2014 Congressman Young Applauds House Passage of Coast Guard Funding Bill
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 Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014
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 on Newest Obamacare Delay
March 26, 2014 Congressman Young: "Ruling is a Victory for Alaska and the Responsible Development of Our Land"
March 21, 2014 Newsletter: Washington Update
March 14, 2014 Congressman Young Votes to Protect Seniors and All Americans from Crippling Healthcare Law
March 14, 2014 Congressman Young Meets with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, Recieves Commitment to Alaska
March 13, 2014 Congressman Comments on Governor Parnell Fortymile District Report
March 13, 2014 House Passes Legislation to Push Back Against Presidential Overreach
March 4, 2014 Alaska Delegation Fights House Attempt to Meddle with Bypass Mail
March 4, 2014 Congressman Young: "President and His Proposals Do Little to Jump-start This Struggling Economy"
Feb. 28, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on EPA's Unwarranted Involvement on Alaska Lands
Feb. 26, 2014 House of Representatives Address Government Transparency and Excessive Regulation
Feb. 25, 2014 Congressman Young Continues Push for Alaskan F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 18, 2014 Congressman Young Welcomes BIA-IHS Decision to No Longer Deny Full Funding for Services Rendered
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 11, 2014 Congressman Young Votes Against President's Blank Check
Feb. 11, 2014 Congressmen Young Votes to Restore Veteran Cuts
Feb. 11, 2014 Vital Alaskan Causes Advance in Coast Guard Bill
Feb. 6, 2014 Public Access and Lands Improvement Act
Feb. 6, 2014 House Passed Lands Bill Includes Conveyance to Municipality of Anchorage, Saves Alaska Native Veteran's Allotment and Cabin
Feb. 5, 2014 House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Takes Up Gull Egg Legislation
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Congressman Young Brings Experience and Knowledge to Magnuson-Stevens Reauthorization
Feb. 4, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Congressman Young Shares Thoughts on Flint Hills Refinery Closure in North Pole
Jan. 30, 2014 Congressman Young Comments on Shell's 2014 Arctic Exploration Decision
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