WASHINGTON, DC â€“ On New Years, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 443, as amended in the Senate, by a vote of 410 to 5.
Alaskan Congressman Don Young joined Second Lady Jill Biden, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund President Jan Scruggs in breaking ground for The Education Center at the Wall on Wednesday.
Alaskan Congressman Don Young voted yesterday in favor of H.R. 1775, the Stolen Valor Act of 2012 â€“ a bill he co-sponsored. This legislation is crucially important to protecting the honor of award-winning servicemen and women, such as Medal of Honor recipients.
Alaskan Congressman Don Young released the following statement today in observance of Memorial Day: