Don Young Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. President Obama Ratifies Coast Guard Authorization ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- President Barack Obama ratified the Coast Guard Authorization Act, which advanced a variety of Alaskan issues and priorities. It included three federal land transfers to local and state stakeholders, which were introduced by Congressman Don Young.

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  2. Obama wants new icebreakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to batter the Alaska coastline . . ." One member of Alaska's congressional delegation, crusty Republican Rep. Don Young, has openly doubted that humans are warming the earth and rudely treated an Alaska Native girl who tried to explain at a hearing ...

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  3. Sen. Ted Stevens Memorialized with New Missile Defense AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... lost sight of the soldiers and families serving up there." The Ted Stevens Award was presented by Congressman Don Young (R-AK) Distinguished guests and presenters included Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) Alaska Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell, ...

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  4. Congress passes Coast Guard bill transferring federal lands to Alaska NativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... signature that includes several key provisions for the 49th state. One provision, sought for years by Alaska Rep. Don Young, hands over 2,500 acres of federal land in Point Spencer to the Bering Straits Native Corporation and the state. The U.S. ...

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  5. Feds announce tracking requirements for seafood importsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | APRN

    ... the chain of custody, but I'll reiterate that for now, those are a record keeping requirement." Alaska Congressman Don Young said today he hadn't yet seen NOAA's proposal, but thought it was a good idea to trace fish imports, to find out where and ...

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  6. Governor Sean Parnell outraged over EPA raid, calls for investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... have accompanied the EPA and DEC water technicians to effect any arrest or to keep the peace. Alaska's Congressman Don Young issued the following statement regarding the EPA raid: "I am deeply troubled by the aggressive show of force and tactics ...

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  7. Representative Don Young Praises Coast Guard Authorization Act PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | KIMO

    Anchorage, AK- Alaskan Congressman Don Young has applauded the passage of the Coast Guard Authorization Act, after working tirelessly on many of the bill's provisions. The Bill has now been sent to President Barack Obama.

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  8. Puerto Rico could benefit from independent board - commonwealth repRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Reuters

    ... to consider all the causes of this crisis and produce a comprehensive solution to a very complex problem," said Don Young, chairman of the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs at Monday's hearing. Thomas Mayer, lawyer for funds ...

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  9. Congress explores fiscal control board for Puerto RicoRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... write responsible budgets and kick-start economic growth, so long as it treats Puerto Rico as a partner. Rep. Don Young, Alaska Republican and chairman of the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs, urged Congress to rely on ...

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  10. Alaska's lax civil asset forfeiture laws need reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... that seek to scale back some of the most problematic aspects of civil forfeiture. Alaska's lone Congressman, Rep. Don Young, is one of 32 House co-sponsors of HB 540 -- the Fifth Amendment Integrity Restoration Act (FAIR Act) -- which represents the ...

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  11. Hot car law to save pets and kids passes FL Senate, awaits Governor's signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Examiner.com

    In Tallahassee, Florida, Senators approved a bill that provides good Samaritans with legal protections if they break into a car to save a person or pet in distress, according to Thursday's report in Florida Politics . The bill means people who see an animal or person locked inside a hot car could smash a window to rescue them without facing legal action should that car's owner wish to sue for damages.

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  12. Consultant to Gov. Walker appears to have billed for 'phantom' meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... office in Anchorage's Spenard neighborhood is bedecked with awards celebrating his work. He's worked with Rep. Don Young, financier and Pebble mine opponent Bob Gillam and former Sen. Ted Stevens. Walker, in a phone interview Friday, said Hackney ...

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  13. Sen. Ted Stevens Memorialized with New Missile Defense AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... lost sight of the soldiers and families serving up there." The Ted Stevens Award was presented by Congressman Don Young (R-AK) Distinguished guests and presenters included Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) Alaska Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell, ...

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  14. FDA: only Alaska pollock is 'Alaska pollock'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Alaska Journal of Commerce

    ... 200 miles offshore, according to the Magnuson-Stevens Act, which governs U.S. federal fisheries. In Congress, Rep. Don Young and Rep. Jaime Beutler, R-Wash., introduced legislation on Oct. 22 to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ...

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  15. Time waits for no one, including members of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Fox News

    ... the well, dumbfounded. The vote was closed. The group of GOPers in the back, led by the verbally rambunctious Rep. Don Young, R-Ark., roared in approval of Byrne's temporal discipline. "Oh crap!" said Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., one of the GOP's ...

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  16. Republican candidates for State Senate face off in debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Three republican candidates competing for a seat in U-S Senate faced off in a debate in Kokomo Saturday morning. This is the first debate since the candidates have announced their run for State Senate.

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  17. Murkowski visits Nome, addresses port developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | APRN

    ... But Nome hasn't been left out entirely. In December, Murkowski, along with Senator Dan Sullivan and Congressman Don Young, wrote a letter to President Obama urging him to make Nome's port development a priority for his administration. Port ...

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  18. The Malheur "Rebellion", Beyond the SnarkRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Balloon Juice

    ... recent congressional session speak for themselves. The State-Run Federal Lands Act, sponsored by Representative Don Young, a former ALEC member from Alaska, authorizes federal-land managers to "enter into a cooperative agreement for state management ...

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  19. Despite approval, Frankenfish controversy continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | World Magazine

    ... drug, but this type of review process is obviously dead wrong for a product destined for our dinner plates," Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, said in a statement. AquaBounty engineered the fish by adding a growth-hormone gene from the Chinook salmon and a ...

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  20. Conflict resolution is a much better investment than warRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the senseless violence in our world. And you too can take a step for peace and join me by contacting Congressman Don Young and Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, and ask them to support the Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act to take that ...

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