Congressman Young to seek 26th term in office

    Representative Young filing with the state. (Photo Courtesy of Alaskans for Don Young)

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska Congressman Don Young has announced Wednesday his 2022 campaign for Alaska’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

    Young was first elected in 1973.

    As the longest-serving sitting Representative, he became Dean of the House in 2017.

    After filing for reelection, Congressman Young said in a statement "This is not the time to take risks on someone untested and unproven. That is why I have officially filed for reelection to serve as Congressman for All Alaska in the 118th Congress."

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