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  1. Protesters call for gun control at event featuring Murkowski, YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | APRN

    Protesters at an event featuring U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and U.S. Rep. Don Young are quickly ushered out of the room on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. A Monday night Anchorage event headlined by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and U.S. Rep. Don Young was interrupted by a small group of protesters, calling for action on gun control.

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  2. U.S. Congressman Don Young & Senator Lisa Murkowski Present ANWR UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | KIMO

    Commonwealth North held its Annual Meeting and President's Day Dinner last night, joined by U.S. Congressman Don Young and Senator Lisa Murkowski, here in Anchorage. Alaska's D.C. Delegation spoke about the opening of ANWR, and what's next in the sector of energy exploration.

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  3. Vice President Tolman testifies before House on PTCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... support for two-person crew bills that are progressing though the House and Senate. He thanked Representative Don Young for introducing the Safe Freight Act (H.R. 233) and Senator Heidi Heitkamp for introducing S. 2360, a companion bill in the ...

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  4. Congressional delegation names service academy nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Alaska Star

    Alaska's congressional delegation of Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, and Rep. Don Young have released their service academy nominations that include several local students. "This year's selection of candidates was exceptional - all exhibited the characteristics that will help them to succeed as leaders in our nation's military: academic excellence, demonstrated leadership, and a commitment to serving their community and nation," said Senator Sullivan.

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  5. Gold Star in the Chugach: Iraq veteran honors survivorsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... soldiers who died in Iraq, on Alkire's final deployment. (Photo courtesy Murphy McCollough/Office of Rep. Don Young) A 4,000-foot mountain on the northern edge of Anchorage has a new name: Gold Star Peak, thanks to an Army veteran from Eagle River ...

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  6. Lawmakers want a new rule to increase freight train safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    ... called the Safe Freight Act, which requires that at least two people are at the controls for freight trains. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, also introduced the Safe Freight Act to the House in 2017. Railroads have maintained that regulations on crew size ...

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  7. Gold Star in the Chugach: Iraq vet honors survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | APRN

    Kirk Alkire carries dogtags of 53 Fort Richardson soldiers who died in Iraq, on Alkire's final deployment. Photo: Murphy McCollough/Office of Rep. Don Young A 4,000-foot mountain on the northern edge of Anchorage has a new name: Gold Star Peak.

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  8. Tom Williams / CQ Roll Call / GettyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | The Weekly Standard

    ... who has parlayed her anti-DeVos campaign into a run for Alaska's only House seat, held for 45 years by Republican Don Young. Some of the animus toward DeVos reflects the view among professional educators that she is a meddlesome dilettante, a ...

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  9. tasteless videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... host Rush Limbaugh has made racist comments, these are a few of the more notable. 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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  10. House bill approved to transfer land for Swan LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KRBD-FM Ketchikan

    A bill meant fix a decades-old surveying error at Swan Lake, Ketchikan's primary source of electricity, made it through the U.S. House of Representatives earlier this week. HR 219 , sponsored by Alaska Rep. Don Young, transfers about 26 acres of U.S. Forest Service land for the Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project.

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  11. FBX Delegates Voice D.C. Delegation SupportRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2018 | KIMO

    ... the city of Fairbanks, since 2016. In our segment above, the two Fairbanks delegates believe that U.S. Congressman Don Young, U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski and U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan are doing right by our state, in Washington, D.C.

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  12. Looking Back: February 5, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... to be signed into law shortly by President Bill Clinton. Alaska Sens. Frank Murkowski and Ted Stevens and Rep. Don Young all voted for the bill. The bill requires employers of 50 or more to grant their employees up to 90 days of unpaid time off for ...

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  13. Sullivan says Trump knows more about Alaska than his speech to lawmakers suggestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Anchorage Daily News

    To hear President Donald Trump tell it, he "never appreciated" the importance of drilling in an Alaskan refuge until an energy industry titan called to explain the 40-year history of the battle between environmentalists and oil barons. President Donald Trump stands with Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Rep. Don Young and Sen. Dan Sullivan after the passage of tax overhaul legislation on the South Lawn of the White House on Dec. 20. President Donald Trump stands with Alaska Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Rep. Don Young and Sen. Dan Sullivan after the passage of tax overhaul legislation on the South Lawn of the White House on Dec. 20. "It's amazing how that had an impact.

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  14. Kodiak mayor testifies before U.S. Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... in excess of $15 million." But it's given her the opportunity to speak with Murkowski, Sen. Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young face to face about the community's situation. "We need to relocate that fire station," she said. "Have it equipped and ready ...

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  15. Environmental coalition sues Interior over King Cove road dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... reason. It's a place where birds and other wildlife can raise their young and live the way nature intended." Rep. Don Young referred to worries that the road would unacceptably damage waterfowl habitat in the refuge as "pure poppycock or goose ...

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  16. Q&A: Candidate for Congress Dimitri Shein pushes health care for allRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2018 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Dimitri Shein poses for a portrait along Egan Drive in downtown Juneau on Jan. 19. Shein is a Democrat from Anchorage running for Republican Rep. Don Young's seat in Congress. Dimitri Shein is a Democrat from Anchorage running for Republican Congressman Don Young's seat.

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  17. Lawsuit Targets Trump Administration Plan to Bulldoze Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife RefugeRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    ... determined the road through the refuge was not in the public interest. Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) have championed the land swap, claiming the road is needed for medical transport. However, driving across the refuge ...

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  18. Lawmakers on both sides react to Trumpa s State of the Union speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... lations, ended the war on coal, and once again created an environment that encourages growth and investment." Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Ohio

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  19. Reaction from both sides of aisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... lations, ended the war on coal, and once again created an environment that encourages growth and investment." Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Ohio

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  20. Alaska becomes latest state to request limits on U.S. offshore drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Reuters

    ... the areas with the broadest support for development among Alaskans," Senators Lisa Murkowski, Dan Sullivan and Don Young said in the letter. The Beaufort Sea off Alaska's northern coast is the federal offshore Alaska area with the most exploration ...

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