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Mark Begich's Public Statements

Full Name: Mark Begich
Office: U.S. Senate (AK) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
Primary Aug. 19, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 1 Child: Jacob
Birth Date: 03/30/1962
Birth Place: Anchorage, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Date Title
Honoring Our New Veterans
Issue Position: Jobs & The Economy
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Protecting Alaskans' Rights
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Ethics
Issue Position: Global Warming
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Middle Class Tax Cut Plan
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Seniors
Aug. 22, 2014 Keeping the Fairbanks Community Informed about the F-35s Next Steps and Gray Eagle Program
Aug. 13, 2014 At Alaska Tribal Health Meeting, Begich Reports Alaska Tribal Contract Settlements Reach $449 Million
Aug. 12, 2014 Begich Demands Answers on Military Contractor
Aug. 11, 2014 Dept. of Homeland Security Implements Begich's Recommendations on FEMA Transparency
Aug. 11, 2014 Cantwell, Begich Call for National Strategy on Ocean Acidification
Aug. 8, 2014 VA Reforms Begich Championed in Alaska Now Law
Aug. 7, 2014 After Years of Pressure from Begich and Delegation, Air Force Selects Eielson as Likely Home of F-35s
Aug. 6, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Call for USPTO to Improve Patent Quality, Pave Way for Innovation
Aug. 6, 2014 FEMA Administrator Appoints Alaskan to National Advisory Council
Aug. 6, 2014 Begich Supports Funding for New Arctic Maritime Security Research at UAA
Aug. 4, 2014 Begich Pays Tribute to Alaska's Korean War Veterans
Aug. 1, 2014 Begich introduces Aleut Relocation Study Act of 2014
July 31, 2014 Letter to Ban Ki-moon, Secretary General of the United Nations - UN Response to the Conflict in Gaza
July 31, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - A Call for More Offshore Energy Production, Expanded Revenue Sharing
July 31, 2014 Veterans Reforms Begich Championed in Alaska to Become Law
July 31, 2014 Begich Sponsors Bill to Expand Birth Control Access for Military Women
July 31, 2014 Begich Ensures Alaska Natives Are Heard and Disaster Relief Needs Are Met
July 31, 2014 Begich Statement on Arctic Inupiat Offshore
July 30, 2014 Begich to Senate Democrats: Let's Vote on Amendments
July 29, 2014 Begich Bill Takes Steps to Spur Renewable Marine Energy and Create Jobs in Alaska
July 29, 2014 Begich Statement on Vote to Advance Immigration Bill for Debate
July 29, 2014 Begich: New VA Secretary Will Have Authority, Resources to Overhaul VA Health System
July 29, 2014 Begich Signs Veterans Conference Report, Includes Reforms He Championed in Alaska
July 25, 2014 Administration Approves Begich Call for Health Care Fix
July 25, 2014 Begich Introduces Bill to Provide Aid to Thousands of Homeless Families
July 24, 2014 The Juneau Empire - My Turn: Hobby Lobby Decision Should Outrage Alaskans
July 24, 2014 Begich Bills Would Ensure Payment for Alaska Native Contracts
July 24, 2014 Begich Committee Report Finds $1.4 Billion in Taxpayer Savings
July 24, 2014 Bring Jobs Back Home Act - Motion to Proceed
July 21, 2014 Revised Magnuson-Stevens Draft Available Online
July 21, 2014 Begich Statement on TAPS Milestone: 17 Billion Barrels Delivered Since 1977
July 21, 2014 Begich Statement on Alaska LNG Project Filing Dept. of Energy Export Application
July 18, 2014 Begich Ensures Alaska Priorities Represented in White House Push for Climate Preparedness
July 18, 2014 Begich Statement on EPA's Proposed Bristol Bay Designation
July 18, 2014 Begich Sponsors Duck Stamp Bill to Protect Habitat for Hunters
July 17, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
July 17, 2014 Begich Chairs Roundtable with Alaska Native Leaders to Discuss Voting Rights
July 17, 2014 Begich Introduces Bill Requiring Companies to Disclose When They Refuse to Cover Birth Control
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