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Former Don Young challenger is new admin commissioner

...sector. 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...
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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...
Alaska Senate race may help reset balance of power, two weeks from now, but we will be victorious," he said.Voters also will decide the races for governor and U.S. House and ballot measures that would legalize recreational use of marijuana, raise the minimum wage and require legislative...
Mitt Romney rallies support for GOP

...Parnell and Republican-turned-independent Bill Walker.Also, Rep. Don Young, the longest serving Republican in the U.S. House, faces a challenge from Democratic political upstart Forrest Dunbar.Sarah Palin, a former Alaska governor, sent...
Today in History 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...
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...
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...
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...


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