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Murkowski praises passage of duck stamp bill

...R-Alaska, on Tuesday thanked Senate colleagues for unanimously passing the Federal Duck Stamp Act of 2014. The U.S. House of Representatives also passed a similar bill that mirrors the one Murkowski co-sponsored, which will now go before President's...
Former Don Young challenger is new admin commissioner

...Fisher also ran against Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, in 2010 for the Republican nomination for Alaska's U.S. House of Representatives seat. Young won 70 percent of the vote in the primary, beating Fisher and another GOP hopeful.Walker said...
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Today in History

...On Dec. 12, 1870, Joseph H. Rainey of South Carolina became the first black lawmaker sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives.On this date:In 1787, Pennsylvania became the second state to ratify the U.S. Constitution.In 1897...
Lopsided funding in U.S. Rep. race

...going to need those things - and perhaps a bit of luck - if he is to unseat the most senior member in the U.S. House of Representatives.Not only does Young have the experience and name recognition to carry his re-election bid, but he also...
Tribal groups seek greater role in land management

...representative to the North Pacific Fishery Management Council.Ahtna demonstration projectA bill in the U.S. House of Representatives would give a new entity - the Ahtna Inter-Tribal Wildlife Commission - primacy over fish and wildlife management...
Alaska Sports Report

...your word is your bond" and that all contracts shall be honored as with God. He went on to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives for Oklahoma. His number "80" was retired in 1992 - the first Seahawk so honored. Other retirees include...
House Committee to hear Sealaska land bills

A U.S. House of Representatives committee Thursday will hear two different Sealaska land bills. Both bills relate to advancing the finalizations of Sealaska's...
The shutdown demonstrates that we need a bipartisan coalition in the House

...such a bipartisan coalition is needed in the U.S. House of Representatives.The need for a bipartisan coalition in the...lives in Anchorage and is a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives.
My Turn: Pebble problems reveal larger issue facing mineral projects

...ongoing drama with Pebble is just one example of this regulatory boondoggle. Thankfully, policymakers in the U.S. House of Representatives - from both sides of the aisle - have realized the serious implications of dwindling investment in U.S...
Rep. Young's Sealaska land bill passes House

A bill to finalize Sealaska Corporation's Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act land claims passed the U.S. House of Representatives, Tuesday. Rep. Young's H.R. 1408, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs...


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