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Embattled Sen. Begich's secret weapon: Alaska

...Begich wanted nothing to do with politics, which he blamed for his father's death. Nick Begich was Alaska's lone congressman when the plane carrying him and House Majority Leader Hale Boggs, D-La., vanished en route to Juneau in 1972...
Panel: Don Young violated US House ethics

...a "letter of reproval," or rebuke.Young, who is the longest serving Republican in the House and Alaska's lone congressman, said in a statement that he accepted the report and regretted the "oversights.""There were a number of instances...
Young to campaign more aggressively

ANCHORAGE - Alaska's lone Congressman, Don Young, says he knows the race for Congress this year won't be easy. Sound off on the important issues at Young is facing...
Corruption allegations casting pall over state

...One former state representative is guilty of bribery. Three more await trial on similar charges. The state's lone congressman is under federal investigation for corruption. A U.S. senator just had his home searched by the FBI. Sound off...
Not kissing Young's ear

...when the nation is trying to recover from one of the worst natural disasters it's rather disconcerting to hear our lone congressman say, "You can kiss my ear," to any reconsideration of the newly approved highway bill that includes the controversial...
Backers of controversial bridge seek to rename airport funded by millions of federal dollars. To them, the project is a link to the future, delivered by Alaska's lone congressman, Republican Don Young, who chairs the House Transportation Committee. Some Ketchikan leaders, in fact, want...
Will a Democratic Congress derail Alaska's pork train? majority in the Senate on Wednesday with a close win in Virginia. With the GOP losing the House, Alaska's lone congressman, Don Young, will give up his position as chairman of the powerful Transportation and Infrastructure Committee...
Wife of Rep. Don Young dies in Virginia

...very upset right now," Kenny said of the 19-term congressman. "They were inseparable." Young, Alaska's lone congressman, refuted rumors in 2003 that he was considering leaving office because of Lu's health. At a press conference...
Miller to lead conservative PAC

...The Associated Press last week that he didn't expect to run in 2012 but hadn't ruled out challenging Alaska's lone congressman, Republican Don Young, in next year's election. Miller, in a statement, said the PAC made an impact on the...
Alaska delegation split on 'don't ask, don't tell'

...with the vast majority saying don't repeal the law," she said in a statement released Wednesday. Alaska's lone congressman, Republican Rep. Don Young, opposes a repeal, with or without the study. "The congressman does not believe...


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