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Big 3 airlines flexing their political muscle in Washington the Democratic counsel for the Senate Commerce Science and Transportation subcommittee on aviation. Former Sen. Bryon Dorgan, D-N.D., chairman of that subcommittee until he retired in 2011, has been hired by American to lobby for transferring...
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Report on tribal youth and violence urges action and former U.S. Sen. Byron Dorgan of North Dakota said during a teleconference...Congress and the Obama administration, said Dorgan, who served as chairman of the Senate...Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium.Dorgan said it's difficult to predict how such...
Murkowski pushes to open ANWR at hearing

...should move on. "I hope we don't get caught up dancing on the head of this pin called ANWR," North Dakota Democrat Byron Dorgan said Thursday. "Frankly, ANWR is not going to happen in this Congress. There is so much more we can do." Murkowski responded...
Our Internet interests need to be protected

...access to the Internet. Sound off on the important issues at Both of our senators would be well advised to support the Snowe-Dorgan Net Neutrality bill currently in the Senate, rather than supporting corporate giants like AT&T, Comcast and Verizon, who...
Committee focuses on rapes of Indian and Alaska Native women factors, such as poverty and alcoholism. Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., chairman of the committee, said a Sioux reservation...state has four police officers patrolling 2.3 million acres. Dorgan was adamant that Congress do something, saying "it's about...
Senate panel blocks directional drilling in ANWR

...approved a provision offered by Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., that would end the drilling...remains off limits under the 2006 law. Dorgan argued that there's no reason why the...and gas development. They voted against Dorgan because his proposal did not include revenue...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...with funds from a state tobacco tax, according to the news release. One was produced in Alaska, featuring the late Robert Dorgan of Anchorage, who required mechanical assistance to speak because he had throat cancer. Also produced in Alaska was a radio...
The more things change the more they stay the same

...have happened 20 years ago. Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., who authored the bill...teenagers will take their lives? Sen. Dorgan then said that in an ideal world every...often precarious. Incidentally, Sen. Dorgan offered an amendment on the Senate floor...
Outside editorial: Cap and rage

...Last week, four Democratic senators - Blanche Lincoln, Ark., Ben Nelson, Neb., Kent Conrad, N.D., and Byron L. Dorgan, N.D. - called on the leadership to strip cap-and-trade completely from the bill that Majority Leader Harry M. Reid...
Federal airport security costs high in Alaska

...contractor to establish approximately 150 temporary assessment centers," the report said. Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., asked for an investigation in 2003 when they heard that 20 TSA recruiters set up shop for seven weeks at a luxury...


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