Rep. Don Young, longest-serving member of Congress, dies at 88

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Don Young was the longest-serving current member of Congress. His office announced his death in a statement Friday night. A cause of death was not provided. Young was known for his brusque style and for his off-color comments and gaffes. He was elected to the U.S. House in 1973 and served until 2022.
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Longest-serving U.S. congressman, Alaska's Don Young, dies at 88

U.S. Republican Representative Don Young, who was first elected to Congress in 1973 and was its longest-serving current member, died on Friday, his office said in a statement.

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‘Champion for Alaska’: Don Young, longest-serving House Republican, dies at 88

Republican known for brusque style said he’d had more than 75 bills signed by a president and he was happy every time he could help a constituent

9 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Alaska congressman Don Young dies at 88

‘His absence will leave Congress less colourful and less punctual’

9 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Sutter County-Born Rep. Don Young, Longest-Serving Congressmember, Dies At 88

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP/CBS13) — Don Young, a blunt-speaking Republican born in Sutter County and longest-serving member of Alaska’s congressional delegation, has died. He was 88.His office announced Young’s death in a statement Friday night.“It’s with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we announce Congressman Don Young (R-AK), the Dean of the House and revered champion for Alaska, passed away today while traveling home to Alaska to be with the st…

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Alaska Rep. Don Young, longest-serving congress member, dies at 88

Rep. Don Young, the blunt-speaking Republican and longest-serving member of Congress, died Friday.

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Rep. Don Young, longtime Alaska congressman, dies at 88

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Rep. Don Young, who was the longest-serving Republican in the history of the U.S. House, has died. He was 88. His office announced Young's death in a statement Friday night.

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