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Lopsided funding in U.S. Rep. race

...Young.He's 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...
Agency mulls managing private refuge development line with federal and state laws. Fish and Wildlife deputy director Steve Guertin, in written testimony before a U.S. House subcommittee earlier this week, said more than 200 refuges have existing oil and gas infrastructure, such as wells...
Dems gear up for convention in Nome

...Anchorage and Palmer math teacher Bob Williams.Forrest Dunbar has been the more active Democratic candidate for the U.S. House seat held since 1973 by Republican Rep. Don Young, who is seeking re-election. Perennial candidate Frank Vondersaar...
Bill to name courtroom after late judge passes U.S. House

The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation this week to name the federal courtroom in Juneau after the late Judge Robert Boochever...
Congressional candidate Forrest Dunbar talks issues

...candidates in statewide races leading into the next election. The following interview with Democratic candidate for the U.S. House Forrest Dunbar was held at the Empire's office on April 3. It has been edited for length.Forrest Dunbar is far...
4 try for U.S. House seat

...continuously will live forever, and that's what I've been doing." Young, 69, is the 10th highest ranking member of the U.S. House of Representatives and is chairman of the House Transportation Committee. He has announced he may make a run for speaker...
Three Dems to run in primary for U.S. House

...democratic candidates in Tuesday's primary election for the U.S. House are united in their disillusionment with what they election for each of the past 13 years. He ran for U.S. House in 2000 and 2002. Young is the lone Republican candidate...
Aviation standoff: No deal by U.S. House, Senate for FAA funds

...also blamed the House of Representatives for letting the reauthorization expire."Months after passing its bill, the U.S. House has yet to appoint conferees for negotiations," she said.She joined Begich in urging the House to pass a "clean...
Vote on ANWR expected this week in U.S. House

FAIRBANKS - The U.S. House likely will vote this week on the simple question of whether to the draft version of a letter he planned to send today to every U.S. House member. "In doing so, I believe you will conclude, as I have...
Young talks of ethics investigation

JUNEAU - Alaska's lone U.S. House member said Thursday that he's not concerned about...him.Rep. Don Young told reporters in Juneau that the U.S. House Ethics Committee is looking into matters that he said...


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