Anchorage, AK – Congressman for All Alaska Don Young today announced his participation in four debates and forums prior to the November 6, 2018 general election. Congressman Young will join Alaskans in Fairbanks, Anchorage and across public television to share his position on a number of critical issues and give Alaskan voters a clear choice for the United States House of Representatives this fall.
“As this campaign moves forward, Congressman Young continues to share his message with Alaskans from across the state,” said Alaskans for Don Young Campaign Manager Jerry Hood. “While Congressman Young attends to a robust schedule on the road system and across rural Alaska, he is looking forward to participating in these forums and debates to discuss the many important issues of our time and to share his vision for a stronger, more united Alaska. With a proven track record of fighting for Alaska in Washington D.C., Congressman Young remains committed to addressing the many issues and policies to uplift Alaskan families and small businesses.”
Congressman Young 2018 Debate and Forum Schedule
- Anchorage Chamber of Commerce CandidateForum – Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Denai’na Center in Anchorage, AK
- Fairbanks Chamber of Commerce Candidate Forum– Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at the Carlson Center, Fairbanks, AK
- Alaska Public Media and KTUU Debate for the State– Friday, October 26, 2018 Televised Statewide
*All debates and forums are subject to change, pending obligations and commitments required as a member of the United States House of Representatives.
Congressman Young is the longest current serving member of the United States House of Representatives and holds the title of Dean of the House. He is Chairman Emeritus of the House Natural Resources Committee and a senior member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. of the Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Subcommittee, and senior member of both the House Natural Resources Committee and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The Washington Post named Congressman Young as one the top 10 most effective lawmakers, credited for his ability to work across party lines to focus on Alaskan interests.