Washington, D.C. – Following calls to suspend Syrian refugee resettlement efforts in the United States by numerous Americans, Governors and Members of Congress, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4038, the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015. Alaska Congressman Don Young joined 288 of his colleagues, including 47 House Democrats, in voting for the legislation.
Washington, D.C. – Alaska Congressman Don Young shared the following statement in response to the Syrian refugee crisis and the growing threat of ISIS: “The safety and security of Americans is paramount and I will not sit idle while extremist groups like ISIS spread violence and hatred across the globe. I stand with numerous others in calling for
President Signs H.R. 774, IUU Fishing Enforcement Act, Sponsored By Rep. Young Washington, D.C. – President Obama quietly signed bipartisan fisheries legislation introduced by Alaska Congressman Don Young and Representative Madeline Bordallo (D-Guam) aimed at deterring and eliminating illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing, also known as “pirate fishing.” Congressman Young, the lead Republican sponsor of the bill
“They Chose to Kill This Project to Score Political Points with the Anti-Fossil Fuel Movement” Washington, D.C. – Alaska Congressman Don Young shared the following comments after President Obama’s rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline: “With thousands of new jobs, billions in new private spending, and miles of new infrastructure on the table, the President chose politics and