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Delegation Welcomes Coastal Plain EIS Scoping Announcement

Congressman Don Young, U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, all R-Alaska, today released the following statement after the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) announced a 60-day public scoping period as it prepares to draft an environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Department of the Interior’s oil and gas leasing progra...READ MORE

Committee Approves Protection for Alaska Native Culture

Today, the House Natural Resources Committee approved Alaska Congressman Don Young’s bill H.R. 4069. This measure will amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to protect traditional Alaska Native handicrafts that use non-edible parts of migratory birds. House Natural Resources Committee Hearing. “This bill protects the heritage of A...READ MORE

Bipartisan Support to Reform IRS

Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5444 the “Taxpayer First Act” and H.R. 5445 the “21st Century IRS Act” with bipartisan support. These bills seek to reform the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to modernize the agency and refocus its priorities on the taxpayer. Alaska Congressman Don Young issued the following statem...READ MORE