| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:00 PM
STORY UPDATED AT 04:59 p.m. at 7/2/13:
It’s official again. Congressman Don Young filed his re-election paperwork Tuesday afternoon in Anchorage, seeking his 22nd term.
Two other candidates have also filed to run in the 2014 election, so far...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:01 PM
John Boehner, the speaker of the U.S. House, attended a Republican fundraiser in Anchorage Tuesday evening.
At a hillside home, the fundraiser's invitation included some of the state's top Republican names, such as congressman Don Young, Anchorage...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:36 AM
The Supreme Court issued a pair of decisions this week with major consequences for efforts to legalize or bar same-sex marriage. One ruling opened the way for California to become the 13th state to allow gay marriage; the other struck down part of the...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:17 AM
John Boehner, the speaker of the U.S. House, is in Anchorage for a fundraiser Tuesday.
The Anchorage Daily News reports the fundraiser is at the home of Deanna and Dana Pruhs, the owners of a construction business.
Former state GOP chairman Randy...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:44 PM
The House Ethics Committee says it is forming a special panel to investigate Representative Don Young.
The panel plans to investigate whether Representative Don Young broke house rules by failing to report gifts on his annual financial disclosure forms,...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 7:23 AM
U.S. Rep. Don Young has a series of public events planned in southeast Alaska during the congressional break.
They include a community meeting in Ketchikan Tuesday afternoon, an address to the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday and participation...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:53 PM
The Pentagon announced on Friday plans to strengthen its missile defense system with Ft. Greely on deck to see a significant increase due to the potential threats from North Korea.
Alaska’s D.C. delegation, Rep. Don Young and Sens. Mark Begich...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Responding to a series of high-profile incidents involving its assets for Arctic Ocean offshore drilling, Royal Dutch Shell PLC announced a “pause” in its 2013 drilling program in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas Wednesday.
The decision comes...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 10:54 AM
U.S. Rep. Don Young ended 2012 with more than $500,000 on hand.
The Alaska Republican indicated he would run again in 2014 before even winning re-election last year. He handily defeated former state Rep. Sharon Cissna in November. He has served as...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Air Force claims a contentious proposed move of a Fairbanks-based F-16 fighter squadron to Anchorage will save it hundreds of millions of dollars -- even as it draws thousands of jobs out of the Fairbanks economy.
According to an executive summary...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:04 AM
Alaska Representative Don Young will continue to serve as chairman of a U.S. House subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
Young, in a statement, said the panel intends to conduct "vigorous oversight" of the U.S. Interior Department, as well...