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Young to take lead on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization

...Young chaired the House Resources Committee in the 104th, 105th, and 106th Congresses, and served as its ranking Republican member since 2007, a year after Congress last reauthorized the Magnuson-Stevens Act.In 2013, Young pushed the Port...
Candidates start final push as early voting starts

...and cast himself as an independent voice, unafraid to stand up to Obama. He also has played up his work with Republican members of Alaska's congressional delegation, including Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who chided him for using her image in...
Ted Stevens obituary

...When the Democrats took back control of the Senate in January 2007, he lost his chairmanships but remained ranking Republican member of the powerful Commerce Committee. His skill in appropriating military and other federal money for Alaska earned...
Redistricting board begins crafting court-ordered plan

...member. The plan offered by Alaskans for Fair Redistricting was approved on a 3-2 vote of the board. The two Republican members voted against the plan. Board members appeared equally split Friday on what approach should be taken to fix the...
Gara?s attempt to add carbon limits to bond measure fails

...absences), though three Democrats joined the Republican majority in saying no. Also voting no were the three Republican members representing the Kenai Peninsula. ?This is a bond package,? said HB 299?s prime sponsor, Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski...
Photo feature: Meeting the people to Congress in 2008 to serve his 19th term as Alaska's only representative to the United States House of Representatives. Young is the second-ranking republican member and the sixth-ranking overall member of the House.
Republican Party abusing power from constituents

...become their consultant. Rep. Masek has just been fined for misappropriation of campaign funds for personal use. A Republican member of the Legislature voted his conscience and his constituents' wishes. His vote was contrary to the party platform...
Veteran legislator Ben Grussendorf announces retirement

...said. He said he regretted the absence Wednesday in the House of Rep. Ramona Barnes, R-Anchorage, the senior Republican member. Barnes, first elected in 1978, and Grussendorf often provide institutional history as well as counterpoints to...
Around the District

...Congressman Young?s office. The committee will consider only complete applications submitted in writing by a Republican Member. For more information, call Pamela Day at (202) 225-5765. Scholarships available Soldotna Rotary Club is offering...
Candidates gearing up for election season

...Elections as having filed as a write-in candidate for President of the United States. Ted Stevens, longest sitting Republican member of the U.S. Senate, faces a lengthy list of challenger hopefuls including Frank J. Vondersaar, a Democrat from...


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