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Obama veto vow sparks fishing law fight federal fishing laws has divided fishermen over whether the rule changes should be saved or scrapped.U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, has proposed a bill to change the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act to provide...
Empire Editorial: Patriot Act hasn't lived up to its name

...bill and allow these three sections of the Patriot Act to expire. If the bill is revised in the Senate, we ask Rep. Don Young to vote against it when it returns to the House.If Congress wants to fight a war on terror, it must focus federal resources...
WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...At layovers in Portland, Ore., and at the Washington, D.C., airport, more honor guards met them. Congressman Don Young, R-Alaska, and Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, visited the veterans at the World War II Memorial. When people at...
Young proposes changes Magnuson Stevens Act

...conservationists about whether the changes will undo years of work to rebuild key fish populations.Alaska Republican Don Young is proposing several changes to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act that he said will give...
Proposed changes to US fishing laws spark conservation row

...conservationists about whether proposed changes will undo years of work to rebuild key fish populations.U.S. Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) has proposed several changes to the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act that he...
My turn: Mine development in British Columbia raises concerns

...sportfishing business based in Juneau, I join a large group of Alaskans including Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, Rep. Don Young, 11 municipalities including CBJ and the Southeast Conference of Mayors, tribes, fishermen and tourism operators who...
Quiet ceremony concludes Sealaska land transfer after years of work

...included the U.S. Forest Service, Sealaska Board and representatives from the offices of Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Don Young, who both supported the inclusion of the provision in a defense bill. The bill passed Congress in December 2014 after...
Lawmakers urge more study of changes tribal recognition

...issues with recognition can be evaluated more thoroughly. The other congressional members who signed the letter are Rep. Don Young, an Alaska Republican, and Rep. Mike Thompson, a California Democrat.A spokeswoman for the Interior Department said...
My Turn: Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization moves forward 1976 and for the last time in 2006, I will remember him fondly as we work to update the law bearing his name. ? Don Young is the U.S. Representative for Alaska's at-large congressional district, serving since 1973.
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 9, 2015

...this year's race, and it promises to be an exciting competition.Thumbs down to eating the homeless. A comment Rep. Don Young made last week speaks for itself, we think: "They haven't got a damn wolf in their whole district," Young continued...


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