Don Young Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. For some lawmakers, special session is tediousRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2012 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... are prohibited from campaigning until the session ends. Rep. Sharon Cissna, D-Anchorage, is challenging U.S. Rep. Don Young for a seat in Congress. More than the rest of her legislative colleagues, Cissna is stuck in Juneau. After a bad experience ...

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  2. Young introduces bill to reauthorize Magnuson-Stevens ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska Congressman Don Young has introduced a bill to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Act, the nation's primary law governing fishing in federal waters. It leaves fisheries managers some controversial wiggle room.

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  3. Alaska News Nightly: March 20, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | APRN

    ... in favor of the defendants and rejected every argument brought forward by the plaintiffs. Alaska Congressman Don Young has introduced a bill to reauthorize the Magnuson-Stevens Act, the nation's primary law governing fishing in federal waters. It ...

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  4. Walker nominates Hull, Mezirow for North Pacific councilRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... or Tribal ties. Tribal organizations submitted letters requesting more council representation. In May 2014, Rep. Don Young added amendments to the Magnuson-Stevens Act asking for greater subsistence representation in the federal management of Alaska ...

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  5. Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Homer News

    ... for the last time in 2006, I will remember him fondly as we work to update the law bearing his name. Congressman Don Young was re-elected to the 114th Congress in 2014 to serve his 22nd term as Alaska's only representative to the United States House ...

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  6. The congressmen afraid of the big bad wolfRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Hill

    This past week, Alaska Rep. Don Young left a room of fellow congressmen and administration officials picking their jaws off the floor when he criticized his congressional colleagues who support continued protection for wolves under the Endangered Species Act. "I'd like to introduce [wolves] in your district," he said.

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  7. Alaska, Hawaii Delegations Get Piggy With ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Roll Call

    Lawmakers from the two last-to-the-party states share not only unique geographic ties , sometimes they also break bread together. Per our tipster, Alaska Republicans Dan Sullivan and Don Young bonded with Hawaii Democrats Tulsi Gabbard , Mazie K. Hirono , Brian Schatz and Mark Takai over plates of fresh halibut and King Crab , reindeer sausage , kalua pig and lau lau .

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  8. Elephant Protection AssociationRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Who Hijacked Our Country

    ... and on-the-wrong-side-of-history as this gang of perverts is, they actually have some political clout. Congressman Don Young and several state legislators have already gone down on the Elephant Protection Association, promising to derail ...

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  9. Walker submits nominees to North Pacific fishery councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... amed by Walker were Richard Yamada, a fishing lodge owner from Juneau, and Art Nelson, the son-in-law of U.S. Rep. Don Young and the director of the Bering Sea Fishermen's Association.

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  10. Next round of Walker fishery appointments closely watchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... subsistence and commercial fishing in Southeast Alaska, has suggested two nominees. One is Art Nelson, U.S. Rep. Don Young's son-in-law and the executive director of the Bering Sea Fishermen's Association. The other is Linda Behnken, a Sitka ...

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  11. Drago: Racism still pervades American cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... " welfare babies." Where elected officials call illegal immigrants " wetbacks " in interviews (To be fair, Rep. Don Young of Alaska, later said he "meant no disrespect.") Where politicos open rallies by referring to an Indian-American as a "macaca." ...

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  12. Wolf Attacks More Myth Than RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Criminal Report Daily

    ... The International Union for the Conservation of Nature list gray wolves as a species of least concern. Alaska Rep. Don Young suggested recently (to many people's horror) that we should let wolves "solve" the homeless problem in a district of Alaska. ...

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  13. Can the GOP make marijuana reform a bipartisan issue?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Chron

    ... bill to prevent federal government from prosecuting people following their state marijuana laws. From the GOP, Don Young (R-Alaska), Tom McClintock (R-California), Paul Broun (R-Georgia) and Justin Amash (R-Michigan) signed on as sponsors of the ...

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  14. Alaska GOP lawmaker Don Young has final solution for homelessness: WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Some people are outraged over comments made by Representative member Don Young during a House Committee on Natural Resources hearing. Patrick Jones finds the story to be blown out of proportion.

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  15. Sean Penn has "no apologies" for his green card jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... in white supremacy, "until blacks are educated to a point of responsibility." In a radio interview U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, said, "My father had a ranch. We used to hire 50 to 60 wetbacks to pick tomatoes," he said. "You know, it takes two ...

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  16. Rep. Don Young suggests wolves would solve US homeless problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Release the wolves? Alaska Republican Rep. Don Young suggested on Thursday that these wild animals are the answer to ending homelessness in America. According to the Washington Post , Young made this comment during an exchange with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell amid a House Natural Resources Committee budget hearing.

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  17. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Pepe JaramilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... lly File, March 4, 2015. Read more... Rep. Don Young from Alaska is a special kind of guy with a habit of saying stupid things, which is why his latest is predictably stupid.

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  18. Alaska Rep. Young again on hot seat for provocative remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | UPI

    The senior member of Alaska's congressional delegation has once again drawn the ire of colleagues and constituents by offering yet more controversial remarks -- this time over the government's protective status of the gray wolf. During a testy discussion on Capitol Hill Thursday with U.S. Interior Department Secretary Sally Jewell, the Washington Post reported, Rep. Don Young mocked lawmakers for continually supporting the wolf's status as an endangered animal -- even though, he said, many of them haven't a single gray wolf in their district.

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  19. Rep. Don Young: Wolves would solve homelessnessRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    During an interview about the economy in March, Rep. Don Young casually referred to migrant laborers with a throwback slur : "My father had a ranch; we used to have 50 to 60 wetbacks to pick tomatoes." The comment quickly drew criticism from liberal pundits, Spanish-language medi During an interview about the economy in March, Rep. Don Young casually referred to migrant laborers with a throwback slur : "My father had a ranch; we used to have 50 to 60 wetbacks to pick tomatoes."

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  20. Does a Congressman Really Want to Sic Wolves on the Homeless?Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Here are a couple things you need to know to explain the gap between the reaction inside the room and on the web. Yes, U.S. Representative Don Young did say this to fellow House member Don Beyer: "If I introduced 'em in your district, you wouldn't have a homeless problem anymore."

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