Congressmen cite 'significant' BP issues in Alaska's North Slope

JUNEAU - Two U.S. congressmen raised concerns about BP PLC's...president of BP Exploration Alaska, the congressmen also referred to "a number of personnel...the Lower 48, according to the congressmen's letter. It's also the conduit...
House aide helped FBI investigate congressmen

...Young helped the FBI investigate two congressmen. The information is contained in...from lobbyist Jack Abramoff. The two congressmen are not identified by name, only as Congressman A and Congressman B. The FBI dropped both investigations...
Congressmen say nation's top NOAA cop should go

BOSTON - Four Massachusetts congressmen have called for the nation's top fisheries cop to resign after he ordered files destroyed while his agency was being investigated...
Duck stamp legislation passes with exemption

...with an amendment included by Alaskan Congressman Don Young to exempt Alaskan subsistence...recent solicitor's opinion," said Congressman Young. "Subsistence hunters are not...the duck stamp are spent in Alaska."Congressman Young's amendment, which applies...
My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...National Public Radio last March, informed us that this sensible reform simply requires a statute in Congress."For example, Congressman John Sarbanes, a Democrat from Maryland, has introduced the Government by the People Act," he said. "And that statute...
Commentary: Turnout doesn't measure up to ballot options

...Murkowski to the most powerful position for Alaska since the late Sen. Ted Stevens chaired Appropriations.Even our eternal congressman Don Young made his challenge from Forrest Dunbar interesting with his increasingly rough and reckless pronouncements that...
Upstart challenges congressional veteran

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's sole congressman, Don Young, has swatted away many challengers over the decades...looking forward to a "spirited and energetic campaign.""Congressman Young's focus has always been the same," Shuckerow said...
Begich advocates the Alaskan way in Sitka

...continues on Capitol Hill, Begich said he wants to see congressmen compromise more to find the right solutions for the becomes more popular in northern Alaska, Begich said. Congressmen around the nation need to understand the difficulty of travel...
My Turn: Be ready to play legislator for a day

...November when you go to the polls, you will be a lawmaker - not just an elector.As a voter, you do pick a U.S. senator, congressman, governor, lieutenant governor and state representatives and senators. But you also have the chance to vote up or down...
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

...levels, and organized interest groups, saw their policy preferences enacted.The study found that our elected U.S. Congressmen and Senators vote in agreement with the majority of Americans only 10 percent of the time. The rest of the time, they vote...


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