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Congressman Don Young from Alaska

Profile for Congressman Don Young from Alaska

Congressman Don  Young
Republican
Next Election: 2020
Don Young
Alaska
202-225-5765
District: 0
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Latest Announcements:

Feb 26 2021 - 12:00 AM

Alaska Delegation Rebukes Fish & Wildlife Service for Misleading Public on Failed ANWR Polar Bear Surveys

Feb 25 2021 - 12:00 AM

Congressman Don Young Introduces Bill to Curb Rising Rates of Violence Against Health Care and Social Service Workers Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Latest Votes:

Feb 27 2021

Voted No On Passage on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

Feb 27 2021

Voted Not Voting On Motion to Recommit on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,234,680
Individual $670,374
PAC & SuperPac $559,862
Disbursements: $1,387,687
Individual Refunds $2,700
Committee Refunds $500
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $116,720

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr1318 - Feb 24 2021

To restrict the imposition by the Secretary of Homeland Security of fines, penalties, duties, or tariffs applicable only to coastwise voyages, or prohibit otherwise qualified non-United States citizens from serving as crew, on specified vessels transporting passengers between the State of Washington and the State of Alaska, to address a Canadian cruise ship ban and the extraordinary impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on Alaskan communities, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1189 - Feb 18 2021

To amend the Deepwater Port Act of 1974 to permit the construction of deepwater ports in Federal water adjacent to certain coastal States that do not have an active Coastal Zone Management Program.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1189 - Feb 18 2021

To amend the Deepwater Port Act of 1974 to permit the construction of deepwater ports in Federal water adjacent to certain coastal States that do not have an active Coastal Zone Management Program.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr631 - Jan 28 2021

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to allow the importation of polar bear trophies taken in sport hunts in Canada.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr629 - Jan 28 2021

To amend title 54, United States Code, to provide for congressional approval of national monuments and restrictions on the use of national monuments, to establish requirements for declaration of marine national monuments, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr630 - Jan 28 2021

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to allow importation of polar bear trophies taken in sport hunts in Canada before the date the polar bear was determined to be a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr632 - Jan 28 2021

To provide limitations on maritime liens on fishing permits, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr628 - Jan 28 2021

To amend title 46, United States Code, to exclude certain aquaculture workers from treatment as seamen for the purpose of liability in the event of injury or death, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr633 - Jan 28 2021

To authorize States to select and acquire certain National Forest System lands to be managed and operated by the State for timber production and for other purposes under the laws of the State, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8973 - Dec 15 2020

To require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain interests in land in the State of Alaska, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8951 - Dec 10 2020

To empower federally recognized Indian Tribes with the option to designate restricted fee Tribal lands, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8751 - Nov 12 2020

To provide for the recognition of certain Alaska Native communities and the settlement of certain claims under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8683 - Oct 23 2020

To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to exclude certain payments to Alaska Native elders for determining eligibility for certain programs, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8469 - Sep 30 2020

To amend the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act to extend the deadline for a report by the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8250 - Sep 14 2020

To extend certain deadlines for the 2020 decennial census.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr8234 - Sep 11 2020

To provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium located in Sitka, Alaska, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8157 - Sep 1 2020

To require the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an appraisal of certain land within Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8066 - Aug 14 2020

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rules for tribal economic development bonds.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr7807 - Jul 27 2020

To For the relief of Rebecca Trimble.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7571 - Jul 9 2020

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access in frontier States to mental health services furnished through telehealth, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7571 - Jul 9 2020

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access in frontier States to mental health services furnished through telehealth, and for other purposes.

House Agriculture Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7119 - Jun 4 2020

To convey land in Anchorage, Alaska, to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr6734 - May 5 2020

To deem the vessel M/V LISERON to be less than 100 gross tons, as measured under chapter 145 of title 46, United States Code, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr5839 - Feb 10 2020

To amend title 54, United States Code, to authorize the provision of technical assistance under the Preserve America Program and to direct the Secretary of the Interior to enter into partnerships with communities adjacent to units of the National Park System to leverage local cultural heritage tourism assets.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5489 - Dec 18 2019

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to allow importation of polar bear trophies taken in sport hunts in Canada before the date the polar bear was determined to be a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5427 - Dec 12 2019

To modernize training programs at aviation maintenance technician schools, and for other purposes.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5153 - Nov 18 2019

To assist Tribal governments in the management of buffalo and buffalo habitat and for the reestablishment of buffalo on Indian lands.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr4766 - Oct 18 2019

To amend title 46, United States Code, to exclude certain aquaculture workers from treatment as seamen for the purpose of liability in the event of injury or death, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4582 - Sep 27 2019

To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide that Alexander Creek, Alaska, is and shall be recognized as an eligible Native village under that Act, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4483 - Sep 24 2019

To amend the Endangered Species Act of 1973 to increase State and local involvement in management plans.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr3019 - May 23 2019

To require that Federal agencies only procure cut flowers and cut greens produced in the United States, and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr3020 - May 23 2019

To establish a congressionally chartered seaway development corporation in the Arctic, consistent with customary international law, with the intention of uniting Arctic nations in a cooperative Arctic shipping union, where voluntary collective maritime shipping fees will help fund the infrastructural and environmental demands of safe and reliable shipping in the region.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2818 - May 16 2019

To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to improve the efficiency of summer meals.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
1

hr2467 - May 1 2019

To prohibit the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Commerce from authorizing commercial finfish aquaculture operations in the Exclusive Economic Zone except in accordance with a law authorizing such action.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2425 - Apr 30 2019

To amend title 46, United States Code, to limit recovery for certain injuries incurred in shellfish aquaculture activities if a remedy is available.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2291 - Apr 10 2019

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the donation of wild game meat.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr1806 - Mar 14 2019

To amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to protect the cultural practices and livelihoods of producers of Alaska Native handicrafts and fossilized ivory products, and for other purposes.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1416 - Feb 27 2019

To protect the legal production, purchase, and possession of marijuana by Indian tribes, and for other purposes.

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr1314 - Feb 19 2019

To reauthorize the Integrated Coastal and Ocean Observation System Act of 2009, and for other purposes.

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr1240 - Feb 14 2019

To preserve United States fishing heritage through a national program dedicated to training and assisting the next generation of commercial fishermen.

House Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
12