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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 19, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Deborah; 1 Child: Jacob
Birth Date: 03/30/1962
Birth Place: Anchorage, AK
Home City: Anchorage, AK
Date Title
May 8, 2009 CNN: Alaska Officials Applaud Retention on Polar Bear Ruling
May 8, 2009 Letter to Director Orszag, Secretary Locke and Administrator Lubchenco
May 8, 2009 Begich Praises Supreme Court Decision on AWWU Rate Case
May 8, 2009 Senator Begich Statement on Interior Sec. Decision to Retain Conservation Rule for Polar Bears
May 7, 2009 Senator Begich Statement on Appointment of Pat Pourchot to Interior
May 7, 2009 Begich Supports Federal Disaster Declaration for Interior Alaska
May 7, 2009 Alaska Delegation Responds to President Obama's Fiscal Year 2010 Budget
May 7, 2009 Senate Acts to Clamp Down on Defense Spending Waste & Delays
May 6, 2009 Senate Passes Bill to Protect Homeowners, Increase Credit Availability
May 6, 2009 Helping Families Save Their Homes Act Of 2009 - Continued
May 5, 2009 Begich Meets with Afghan President, to be Briefed by Gen. Petraeus
May 5, 2009 Begich Recommends Alaskan for U.S. Supreme Court
May 5, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - The Global Implications of a Warming Arctic
May 5, 2009 Sens. Murkowski, Begich, Inouye and Akaka Introduce Native American Challenge Act
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
April 30, 2009 Hearing Of The Airland Subcommittee Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - The Current And Future Roles, Missions And Capabilities Of U.S. Military Air Power
April 29, 2009 Benefits Coming to Alaska Territorial Guardsmen
April 29, 2009 New Begich Website Improves Access for Alaskans
April 29, 2009 Sen. Begich Co-Sponsors Reform Bill
April 28, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of Senate Armed Services Committee - Nominations
April 28, 2009 Hearing of the Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the House Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - The Future of National Surface Transportation Policy
April 23, 2009 Letter to Fellow Senators
April 22, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education and The Honorable Arlen Specter, Ranking Member
April 21, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - Nominations
April 20, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Patrick Leahy, Chairman, Subcommittee on Foreign Operations, Committee on Appropriations and The Honorable Judd Gregg, Ranking Member
April 17, 2009 Sen. Begich Responds to Federal Court Decision on OCS
April 9, 2009 Sen. Begich Praises Administration's Support of Veterans
April 9, 2009 Sen. Begich Praises Administration's Support of Veterans
April 7, 2009 Letter to Charles E. Johnson Acting Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Public Health and Science
April 7, 2009 Sen. Begich Statement on Dismissal of Stevens' Case
April 7, 2009 Sen. Begich Plans Trip to Afghanistan, Pakistan
April 6, 2009 Sen. Begich Opposed to Missile Defense Cuts
April 6, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
April 5, 2009 Sen. Begich Reacts to North Korea Rocket Launch
April 3, 2009 Sen. Begich Praises State House Approval of ATG Benefits
April 2, 2009 Murkowski, Begich Introduce Legislation That Would Create a National Volcano Monitoring System
April 2, 2009 Senate Approves Begich's Alaska Territorial Guard Amendment
April 2, 2009 Senate Passes Denali Commission, Arctic Oil Spill Research Amendments
April 1, 2009 Senator Begich Statement on End to Stevens' Prosecution
March 30, 2009 Sen. Begich Co-Sponsors Bills to Improve Rural Veterans Health
March 27, 2009 Begich Opposes Eliminating College Loan Program
March 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Commerce, Science And Transportation Committee - "Deceptive Health Insurance Industry Practices - Are Consumer Getting What They Paid For (Part One)?"
March 25, 2009 Sen. Begich Praises State Senate ATG Benefits Proposal
March 25, 2009 Panel I Of A Hearing Of The Personnel Subcommittee Of The Senate Armed Services Committee - Reserve Component Programs Of The Defense Department
March 24, 2009 On 20th Anniversary of Exxon Valdez Spill, NJ Senator's Bill, Cosponsored by Boxer, Rockefeller, Cantwell and Begich Would Require Modernization of Oil Tankers
March 24, 2009 Alaska Delegation Asks For Meeting With Obama To Discuss Arctic Management
March 23, 2009 Sen. Mark Begich Statement on 20th Anniversary of Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
March 20, 2009 Sen. Begich Urges Legislature to Act Swiftly on Stimulus Dollars
March 19, 2009 Senate Armed Services Committee Hearing
March 18, 2009 Moderate Senate Democrats Launch New Group to Shape Public Policy
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