Don Young

Donald Edwin Young is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for AK-AL since 1973. A member of the Republican Party, he is the longest-serving member of the United States House of Representatives from the State of Alaska, the longest currently serving member of Congress, and the last remaining member of Congress who has been in office since the Nixon Administration. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Don Young has 511 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1982 House Highlight. The year with the most videos was 1995 with 31 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 23,325 views per program. Most appearances with Orrin Hatch (6), James L. Oberstar (6), Jerrold Nadler (6). Most common tags: Alaska, Highway Transportation, House of Representatives.

Appearances by Title:March 6, 1973 - Present U.S. Representative, R-AK View Map Videos: 509

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  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House opened the 116th Congress and elected Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as its speaker. She was sworn in as speaker by the dean of the House and then administered the…

  • House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 1

    House Ceremonial Swearing-In, Part 1

    The House speaker held a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony with newly-elected representatives. The event happens at the start…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    As the House awaited Senate action on on a spending bill to fund the federal government beyond the midnight deadline later…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House considered 11 bills under suspension of the rules, including a bill designating former President George W. Bush’s…

  • Quakers, Guns and the British Industrial Revolution

    Quakers, Guns and the British Industrial Revolution

    Priya Satia, Stanford University history professor, explored the complex relationship between the Quaker Community and gun…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated and passed a non-binding resolution saying that the House of Representatives does not approve of illegal…

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