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H.R.1408 Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 10, 2011 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 188.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Natural Resources

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Natural Resources - Indian and Alaska Native Affairs

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  • 50% of users support H.R.1408

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    • Sealaska

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    • National Congress of American Indians

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    • Intertribal Timber Council

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    • Alaska Federation of Natives

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    • Central Council of Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska

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    • Alaska Forest Association

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • DYSPEPSIA GENERATION » Blog Archive » Congressional Log ... - June 19, 2012 by Tim of Angle - Sen. Lisa A. Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Rep. Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest.

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      As noted by Tim of Angle on June 19, 2012, "Sen. Lisa A. Murkowski (R-Alaska) and Rep. Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest." (/url?q=http://dyspepsiageneration.com/%3Fp%3D76219&sa=U&ei=Y6PgT7KLIIqa2AWZnrWACg&ved=0CDQQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNERMm7WFa6x7fDCavyqsseRrpDgfQ)
    • Sealaska, Congressional Logrolling & Corruption Threatens to ... - May 25, 2012 by admin - Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest. Supporters of the proposed land transfer met ...

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      As noted by admin on May 25, 2012, "Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest. Supporters of the proposed land transfer met ..." (/url?q=http://news.forestcouncil.org/2012/05/24/sealaska-congressional-logrolling-corruption-threatens-to-giveaway-clear-cut-a-lot-more-of-alaskas-tongass-national-forest/&sa=U&ei=mWjGT6HCHue62wW4xP3yAQ&ved=0CCwQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNGXBb2zQPjP1qbRur-0Z2u9-6eQhw)
    • Sealaska, Congressional Logrolling & Corruption Threatens to ... - May 25, 2012 by admin - Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest. Supporters of the proposed land transfer met ...

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      As noted by admin on May 25, 2012, "Donald E. Young (R-Alaska) are the ringleaders behind legislation (S.730 & H.R.1408) that would allow Sealaska Corporation of Juneau to clear-cut the Tongass National Forest. Supporters of the proposed land transfer met ..." (/url?q=http://news.forestcouncil.org/2012/05/24/sealaska-congressional-logrolling-corruption-threatens-to-giveaway-clear-cut-a-lot-more-of-alaskas-tongass-national-forest/&sa=U&ei=Hr3DT7aXNaeQ2QXAz9xq&ved=0CCwQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNHA4sqcxfciie95dNm31KSo8Ehjew)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Rep. Young's Sealaska land bill passes House - June 24, 2012 by Juneau Empire - Rep. Young’s H.R. 1408, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act, passed as part of an omnibus bill sponsored by California Rep. Jeff Dunham - R. The Conservation and Economic Growth, H.R. 2578 ...

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      As noted by Juneau Empire on June 24, 2012, "Rep. Young’s H.R. 1408, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act, passed as part of an omnibus bill sponsored by California Rep. Jeff Dunham - R. The Conservation and Economic Growth, H.R. 2578 ..." (http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-06-24/rep-youngs-sealaska-land-bill-passes-house)
    • House Passes Sealaska Lands Bill - June 20, 2012 by Sitnews - This bipartisan lands legislation includes Rep. Young’s Sealaska bill, H.R. 1408, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act – legislation that would finalize Sealaska Native Corporation’s land ...

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      As noted by Sitnews on June 20, 2012, "This bipartisan lands legislation includes Rep. Young’s Sealaska bill, H.R. 1408, the Southeast Alaska Native Land Entitlement Finalization and Jobs Protection Act – legislation that would finalize Sealaska Native Corporation’s land ..." (http://www.sitnews.us/0612News/062012/062012_sealaskabill.html)
    • Don Young Defends Sealaska Land Grab, Calls Redstate Propaganda, #bulldip - June 20, 2012 by RedState - For all who doubt the earmarkness of H.R.1408 – one of several provisions contained within H.R.2578: consider the exchange that occurred between Doc Hastings and Alcee Hastings–no relation..? (Yes,  Alcee Hastings is not the most laudable ...

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      As noted by RedState on June 20, 2012, "For all who doubt the earmarkness of H.R.1408 – one of several provisions contained within H.R.2578: consider the exchange that occurred between Doc Hastings and Alcee Hastings–no relation..? (Yes,  Alcee Hastings is not the most laudable ..." (http://www.redstate.com/serobinson/2012/06/20/wilderness-omnibus-earmarks-sealaska-corporation/)
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