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Young's office says he's cleared in DOJ probe

...declined to comment. Young is running for his 20th term this year and has a Republican challenger, political newcomer Sheldon Fisher, in the Aug. 24 Republican primary. Young first won statewide office in 1973 in a special election after U.S...
GOP rival says Young has questions to answer

...congressman should answer questions about a federal corruption investigation, which reportedly has ended with no charges. Sheldon Fisher said the Alaska Republican needs to address questions about a spending bill earmark that benefited a campaign supporter...
Young agrees to another debate

...KAKM forum in Anchorage Aug. 18. He'd previously agreed to a debate Tuesday in Fairbanks. For weeks, challenger Sheldon Fisher's campaign has been pressing Young for debates, and wanted six with him before the Aug. 24 election. This week...
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Young defeats Fisher for GOP nomination

...easily fended off a challenge from political newcomer Sheldon Fisher to win the Republican Party nomination for Alaska's...Young and his 19-term record over political newcomer Sheldon Fisher for the Republican nomination for U.S. House...
Young challenger wants 6 debates

...challenging U.S. Rep. Don Young wants six debates leading to the Aug. 24 primary. In a letter to Young, released by Sheldon Fisher's campaign on Wednesday, Fisher says he's been asked by voters repeatedly about when there will be a debate...
Candidate Fisher visits Juneau

Sheldon Fisher knows he's got a difficult challenge on his hands in trying to unseat long-time Republican Congressman Don Young in his own...
Young agrees to first debate of US House primary

...of the Republican primary. It will be Aug. 10, in Fairbanks. Campaign officials say U.S. Rep. Don Young and Sheldon Fisher have both agreed to that debate, which would be the first of the Republican primary. Young campaign manager Sara...
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Dem in House race ended quarter with about $32,500 month's Republican primary. That contest features U.S. Rep. Don Young and former communications executive Sheldon Fisher. Young reported about $221,000 available on June 30, compared to Fisher's nearly $36,000. Fisher's campaign...
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Young should engage, not avoid, challengers in Congress is as tenacious as the steel traps he used back in his days as a trapper in Alaska's interior. Sheldon Fisher of Anchorage would like to pry his grip loose enough to at least make a respectable showing in the Republican primary...
Alaska's statewide primary election results

...359 49 percent U.S. House District 1 - R 438 of 438 precincts 100 percent x-Don Young (i) 62,590 70 percent Sheldon Fisher 20,965 24 percent John Cox 5,351 6 percent Governor - D 438 of 438 precincts 100 percent x-Ethan Berkowitz 19...


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