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Red Cross of Alaska to Present at National Congress of American Indians Tribal Conference, Exhibit at 2019 Alaskan Federation of Natives Convention

Red Cross of Alaska to Present at National Congress of American Indians Tribal Conference, Exhibit at 2019 Alaskan Federation of Natives Convention

Visit the Red Cross at the Carlson Center, First Floor Prow, Booth #1 FAIRBANKS, AK, October 15, 2019 —The American Red Cross of Alaska, a nonprofit organization committed to providing relief to victims of disasters and helping people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies, will present at…

CDVSA and Department of Law Warn Against Use of At-Home Sexual Assault Exam Kits

CDVSA and Department of Law Warn Against Use of At-Home Sexual Assault Exam Kits

(Anchorage, AK) – The Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (CDVSA) and Alaska Department of Law expressed concerns today over the concept of at-home sexual assault exam kits to be used without medical professionals. The use of such kits could actually end up hurting victims in the…

Congressman Don Young’s Legislation to Provide Stable Native Health Care Approved by Committee

Congressman Don Young’s Legislation to Provide Stable Native Health Care Approved by Committee

 Washington, D.C. – Wednesday, the Indian Health Service Advance Appropriations Act, legislation authored by Congressman Don Young (R-AK) to provide advance appropriations authority for the Indian Health Service (IHS) passed out of a House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indigenous Peoples hearing. The 2018-2019 partial government shutdown, which affected IHS, put…

Troubling New Report Suggests Water Contamination Widespread in Alaska

Troubling New Report Suggests Water Contamination Widespread in Alaska

‘Alaskans have a right to clean drinking water’ JUNEAU – A coalition of health organizations Wednesday released a…

House Democrats’ Bill A Monumental Step Towards Lower Drug Prices For American Families

House Democrats’ Bill A Monumental Step Towards Lower Drug Prices For American Families

Speaker Pelosi, House Democrats Unveil Historic Legislation Today That Will Drastically Lower Drug Prices While Republicans Continue Defending…

Congressman Don Young Announces Over $18 Million in Health and Human Services Grants for Alaska

Congressman Don Young Announces Over $18 Million in Health and Human Services Grants for Alaska

Washington, D.C. – Monday, Alaska Congressman Don Young announced over $18 million worth of Health and Human Services (HHS) grants for…

Murkowski Commends Administration for E-Cigarette Flavor Ban

Murkowski Commends Administration for E-Cigarette Flavor Ban

Prioritizes Health and Safety of Future Generations  WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) Wednesday commended the…

House Democrats Set To Unveil Historic Legislation To Lower Drug Prices

House Democrats Set To Unveil Historic Legislation To Lower Drug Prices

(Anchorage, AK) —   Following reports of the sweeping legislation set to be unveiled by Speaker Pelosi and House…

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