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Blast from the Past

Sarah Palin is the governor of Alaska, and a hugely popular one, with approval ratings hovering in the 90 percent range.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Alaska Government, Alaska, Sean Parnell, Barack Obama

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Gull-egg harvest gets boost from Congress

Glaucous-winged gulls nest in Glacier Bay. Federal legislation allows Hoonah Tlingits to harvest their eggs.

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Related Topix: US News, Hoonah, AK, US National Parks, Glacier Bay National Park And Preserve, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Lisa Murkowski, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Begich campaign, super PAC get boosts from California tribe

Alaska's junior senator, Mark Begich, addresses the Alaska Federation of Natives conference in Fairbanks on Oct 25, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Lisa Murkowski, Alaska, us Travel, Travel, North America Travel, Washington D.C. Travel

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Congress could use a few more people like Bob Roe: Opinion

A colleague and I were talking shortly after we learned of the death of former New Jersey Congressman Robert Roe .

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Related Topix: US News, New Jersey, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Christian Science Monitor

Partisan feud erupts over EPA as it moves to nix Alaska mine

In this July 13, 2007, photo, workers with the Pebble Mine project test drill in the Bristol Bay region of Alaska near the village of Iliamma.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lisa Murkowski, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat

OpenSecrets

Randy Delay Reunites With Don Young

Maybe he got sentimental reading the hundreds of pages of evidence and findings about his travels with Rep. Don Young , released last month by the House Ethics Committee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom DeLay, Texas, us Travel, Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Controversial Alaska mine project wins one in Congress

Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are pushing a bill to keep the EPA from blocking the mine, despite opposition from Washington state lawmakers who say the project could be devastating to the fishing industry in their state.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Representative Bob Gibbs, Rick Larsen, Democrat

The Wichita Eagle

Controversial Alaska mine project wins one in Congress

To transport ore and equipment, the gold and copper Pebble Mine would require a 104-mile road along Alaska's Pedro Bay, above, and Lake Iliamna, the state's largest body of fresh water, cutting through undeveloped forest and wetlands.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Alaska, Pedro Bay, AK, Iliamna, AK, Environmental Law, Law

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

AK Beat: Several injured in early morning Bethel fight

Multiple people wounded in Bethel fight: The Bethel Police Department says three individuals suffered cuts following a fight among multiple people.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bethel, AK, Kotzebue, AK, Sports

Roll Call

Republicans Blame Obama for Blocking Multi-Year Transportation Bill in 2009

House Republicans reached back to recent history yesterday to rebut Democratic critics who blame them for not working on a multi-year transportation authorization bill.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives

Roll Call

Chairman: Ethics Committee Can Only 'Offer Up Advice'

Open government advocates and congressional watchdogs, frustrated with what they decry as a culture of corruption on Capitol Hill, would like to see the House Ethics Committee take more aggressive action on cleaning up Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Michael Conaway, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jean Schmidt, John Boehner, Gregory Meeks, Democrat

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Roll Call

Don Young Said to Have Barged Through Barriers Blocking Asbestos Spill

Sources say that Young, center, did not abide by Capitol Police officers warnings to stop.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

KFQD-AM Anchorage

Young holds cash edge in US House race

Republican U.S. Rep. Don Young holds a huge cash advantage over his rivals as he seeks a 22nd term in the House.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Sun Jul 13, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

Denali Commission money survives House

Fiscal conservatives are again gunning for the Denali Commission . This week they tried to eliminate the bulk of its funding - $10 million, tucked into a federal appropriations bill for energy and water programs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Steve Chabot, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ted Stevens, US Senate

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Term limits would clog the revolving door from Congress to lobbying firms

In 1994, Alaskans voted overwhelmingly to impose term limits on our federal delegation.

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Related Topix: US News, Alaska, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC)

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Hill

Without ethics enforcement, it's open season in Washington

Looking for a luxury hunting trip to get away from it all? Get out the campaign credit card.

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Related Topix: US News, Financial Services, Federal Election Commission, US Politics, Republican

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Sunherald.com

Schatz, Hanabusa talk relationships in 1st debate

Schatz says he's been surprised at how many friends he's made as a freshman U.S. senator.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Daniel Inouye, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Neil Abercrombie, US Governors, Republican, Randy Forbes

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Hill

GOP bill would expand kids' access to summer meals

Rep. Don Young has introduced a bill that would ensure that students who receive free or reduced lunch have access to meals during the summer while school is out.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Family, Kids

Mon Jun 30, 2014

KTOO-TV Juneau

U.S. House passes bill to open NPR-A

Map of Northern Alaska and Northwestern Canada Showing the Locations of the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska , Arctic National Wildlife Refuge , 1002 Area, Current Productive Area, and Trans-Alaska Pipeline System ) For the second time in six months, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill aimed at greater oil industry access to the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

Daily Kos

Elections releases new interactive legislative maps for Texas and Alaska

Today's installment brings us interactive state legislative district maps for Texas and Alaska, utilizing the presidential election results by district calculated by the team at Daily Kos Elections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

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