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  1. SEARHC land transfer advances in congressional committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | APRN

    ... passed preliminary committees in both the US House and Senate. House Resolution 1901 was introduced by Congressman Don Young in April. A nearly-identical version of the bill, S. 825, was introduced into the US Senate by Lisa Murkowski on the same ...

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  2. Lawmakers reintroduce federal bill to protect medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | SFGate

    ... (D-Minn.), Rand Paul (R-Ky.), and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska). A house version of the bill is sponsored by Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) and Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn). "Federal policy in this space has long overstepped the boundaries of common sense, ...

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  3. Lawmakers Reintroduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Medical Marijuana BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    Senators Cory Booker , Kirsten Gillibrand , Rand Paul , Lisa Murkowski , Al Franken , and Mike Lee along with Representatives Steve Cohen and Don Young on June 15 reintroduced a bipartisan, bicameral bill that would allow patients to access medical marijuana in states where it is legal without fear of federal prosecution. The bill comes as Attorney General Jeff Sessions attempts to crack down on medical marijuana.

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  4. Puerto Rico Gov. Comes to Washington in Pro-Statehood PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | NBC New York

    ... issue of Puerto Rico's status. During his appearance at the National Press Club, Rossello was accompanied by Reps. Don Young, R-Alaska, and Darren Soto, D-Fla. "As part of the democratic exercise last Sunday on our island, today we are making sure ...

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  5. U.S. Senator Murkowski & Bipartisan Colleagues Introduce Medical Marijuana Protection LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | KIMO

    ... plant, without federal interference in states that have already mandated medical marijuana laws. Our Congressman Don Young is a co-sponsor of this Act, over in the U.S. House of Representatives. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski offered the following ...

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  6. Puerto Rico statehood bid a total failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Mueller probe: 'What the hell are we investigating?' GOP rep: Kushner should have disclosed Russia meeting MORE Don Young Puerto Rico statehood bid a total failure Lawmakers move to protect funding for climate change research Lawmakers urge debate ...

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  7. Is Alaska Poised to Be the Best State for Pot?Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... better for people, and it makes economic sense at a time when every penny must count for government." Rep. Don Young (R-AK) added , "my goal is to make sure that if I'm in the business, like we have quite a few in Alaska now, as they do this ...

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  8. Senators Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski at the Glenn Massay Theater...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... able to explain what they have in mind. The Senate seems eager to repeat the big mistake of the House, where Rep. Don Young voted for a House bill to reduce health care before anyone had a chance to study it. In March, Young said he planned to vote ...

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  9. Proposal would give more resources to US's young fishermenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    The bill is called the Young Fishermen's Development Act of 2017 and it is sponsored by Alaska Republican Rep. Don Young.

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  10. Alaskaa s Don Young applauds Puerto Rico statehood voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | APRN

    The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico voted overwhelming for statehood in a non-binding referendum on Sunday . Alaska Congressman Don Young went there with other U.S. lawmakers as an election observer.

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  11. Three now in running for Alaskaa s lone Congressional seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | APRN

    Greg Fitch, founder of the Juneau-based Mental Health Consumer Action Network, has filed to run for Republican Don Young's seat in Congress. Greg Fitch poses for a portrait in Juneau on Thursday.

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  12. Coast Guard willing to give 2nd look at Aivik as icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | APRN

    ... Shell doesn't need the $200 million vessel, the owners are looking for someone to lease it. Alaska Congressman Don Young has pushed the Coast Guard to consider the ship. At a hearing last year, Young chewed out a different admiral for rejecting it. ...

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  13. Looking Back: June 9, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... legislation that would give the federal government more opportunities to fund embryonic stem cell research. Rep. Don Young voted in favor of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 on Thursday, which would make federal funds available to ...

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  14. MCAN founder to run for Don Young's seat in CongressRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Greg Fitch poses for a portrait in Juneau on Thursday. Fitch filed paperwork to run for Republican Don Young's seat in Congress in 2018.

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  15. Yukon premier talks ANWR, NAFTA in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | CBC News

    ... shared our voice and our concerns for the people of the Yukon." Silver said he met with Republican Representative Don Young and Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, to talk about ANWR and stress the importance on the Porcupine caribou herd ...

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  16. Lawmakers move to protect funding for climate change researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Hill

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers is urging appropriators not to cut funding from one of the federal government's climate change research accounts. Don Young Lawmakers move to protect funding for climate change research Lawmakers urge debate on Afghanistan war House GOP not sold on Ryan's tax reform plan MORE and Jared Polis , the members told appropriators to preserve the $25.3 million in funding for the National and Regional Climate Adaptation Science Centers.

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  17. General aviation isn't cheering Trump's air traffic control planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... technology guides him on precision approaches at hundreds of airports. About 40 of them are in Alaska. U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, said at last month's hearing the privatization initiative seems to be trying to reform the best part of the FAA, ...

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  18. Why general aviation isna t cheering Trumpa s air traffic control planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | APRN

    ... guides him on precision approaches at hundreds of airports. About 40 of them are in Alaska. Alaska Congressman Don Young said at last month's hearing the privatization initiative seems to be trying to reform the best part of the FAA, though he's not ...

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  19. What the Trump administration's plans for privatizing Air Traffic Control mean for AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... leading to untenable costs, long lines and lessened safety for other pilots. Alaska's sole congressman, Republican Don Young, was involved in the committee passage of a bill to privatize the air traffic control system in early 2016, pushing to carve ...

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  20. Planned Parenthood saved my life and fertilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... had to wait to see a doctor under this scenario? Would I still have my children? In a stunning about-face, Rep. Don Young voted for the legislation that would strip health care from 62,000 Alaskans. He callously said he traded his vote on the health ...

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