Alaska House Coalition mourns Congressman Don Young

JUNEAU – Following the news of U.S. Congressman Don Young’s passing, members of the Alaska House Coalition released the following statements:


“Don Young is an Alaskan legend who spent his life in service to building this state. We are grateful for his dedicated service and his legacy will not be forgotten.” 

Speaker Louise Stutes (R-Kodiak)


“I can’t imagine Congress without Don Young fighting for Alaska.” 

– Rep. Bryce Edgmon (I-Dillingham)


“Tenacious and driven, Don Young was a tireless advocate for rural Alaska. 

His loss is impossible to overstate.”

– Rep. Neal Foster (D-Nome)


“I don’t think there’s anyone who has done more for his state in the history of the U.S. Congress than Don Young.”

– Rep. Zack Fields (D-Anchorage)

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