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Gluesenkamp Perez, Golden, Peltola Introduce Resolution to Allow for Remote Committee Witnesses

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2024 Contact: sam.erickson@mail.house.gov Gluesenkamp Perez, Golden, Peltola Introduce Resolution to Allow for Remote Committee Witnesses WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez (WA-03), Rep. Jared Golden (ME-02), and Rep. Mary Peltola (AK-AL) – Co-Chairs of the Blue Dog Coalition – introduced the Bringing Real Ideas, Data, and Genuine Experience (...

Delegation Applauds USDA Purchase of Alaska Seafood Products

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2024 Contact: (Murkowski) Joe Plesha (Sullivan) Ben Dietderich (Peltola) Sam Erickson Delegation Applauds USDA Purchase of Alaska Seafood Products Anchorage, AK – Today, U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan (both R-Alaska) and Representative Mary Peltola (D-Alaska) applauded the USDA announcing its plans to purchase about $100 million of Alaska pink and...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: US Rep. Mary Sattler Peltola Announces 2024 Military Service Academy Nominations

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: US Rep. Mary Sattler Peltola Announces 2024 Military Service Academy Nominations February 9, 2024 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C.— Today Alaska Representative Mary Sattler Peltola congratulated Alaska students who have received military service academy nominations from her office. Each year students may ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola applauds passage of the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola applauds passage of the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024 February 1, 2024 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Representative Mary Peltola released the following statement regarding the passage of the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola issues statement on Biden Administration’s pending LNG export ban

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola issues statement on Biden Administration’s pending LNG export ban January 26, 2024 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C.— Today, U.S. Representative Mary Peltola released the following statement regarding a pause issued by the Biden Administration on all pending non-FTA (Free Trade Agree...

Congressional Delegation Applaud Milestone in Port of Nome Expansion Project

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 25, 2024 Contact: (Murkowski) Joe Plesha (Sullivan) Ben Dietderich (Peltola) Sam Erickson Congressional Delegation Applaud Milestone in Port of Nome Expansion Project Washington, DC – U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan (both R-Alaska), and Representative Mary Peltola (D-Alaska), applauded the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ announcement today of a Project Pa...

Alaska Congressional Delegation introduces legislation to settle Cape Fox’s land entitlement

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 18, 2024 Contact: (Murkowski) Joe Plesha (Sullivan) Ben Dietderich (Peltola) Sam Erickson Alaska Congressional Delegation introduces legislation to settle Cape Fox’s land entitlement Bills will help Cape Fox realize economic benefits promised under ANCSA Washington, D.C. –U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan (both R-AK), and Representative Mary Peltola (D-AK...

DHS Awards University of Alaska Anchorage $46M to Launch Center of Excellence for Homeland Security in the Arctic

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2024 Contact: (Sullivan)Ben Dietderich (Murkowski)Joe Plesha (Peltola)Sam Erickson DHS Awards University of Alaska Anchorage $46M to Launch Center of Excellence for Homeland Security in the Arctic WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski (both R-Alaska), and Representative Mary Peltola (D-Alaska), welcomed the announcement that the University of A...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: U.S. Representative Mary Peltola, Alaska Delegation Secure Executive Order to Combat Predatory Foreign Trawlers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: U.S. Representative Mary Peltola, Alaska Delegation Secure Executive Order to Combat Predatory Foreign Trawlers 12/22/2023 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Representative Mary Peltola (D-AK) celebrated a pro-fish decision she brought to national attention to support fishermen in Alaska. An Executive Order set to be si...

Alaska Delegation Calls on Postal Regulatory Commission to Reject Unjust Postal Rate Increases for Alaskans

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2023 Contact: (Sullivan)Ben Dietderich (Murkowski)Joe Plesha (Peltola)Sam Erickson Alaska Delegation Calls on Postal Regulatory Commission to Reject Unjust Postal Rate Increases for Alaskans WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski (both R-Alaska), and Representative Mary Peltola (D-Alaska) called on the Postal Regulatory Commission to reject con...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representatives Peltola, Boyle, Cuellar, and Gonzalez author letter opposing NOAA overreach on North Atlantic right whale vessel speed rule

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representatives Peltola, Boyle, Cuellar, and Gonzalez author letter opposing NOAA overreach on North Atlantic right whale vessel speed rule 12/18/2023 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, DC – Representatives Peltola (D-AK), Boyle (D-PA), Cuellar (D-TX), and Gonzalez (D-TX) sent a letter to Janet Coit, Assistant A...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola applauds passage of FY24 National Defense Authorization Act

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representative Peltola applauds passage of FY24 National Defense Authorization Act 12/14/2023 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C.— Today, Representative Peltola applauded the passage of H.R. 2670, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2024. The NDAA is considered one of the most impor...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representatives Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Restore Buffalo Populations on Tribal Lands

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Representatives Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Restore Buffalo Populations on Tribal Lands November 28, 2023 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C. – Last week, Congressman Doug LaMalfa (R-CA), alongside Reps. Mary Sattler Peltola (D-AK), Norma J. Torres (D-CA), Tom Cole (R-OK), and Jay Obernolte (R-CA) in...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Representative Peltola to host telephone town hall on Albertson-Kroger merger this Tuesday, Nov. 28

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Representative Peltola to host telephone town hall on Albertson-Kroger merger this Tuesday, Nov. 28 11/27/2023 Contact: Sam Erickson Communications Director sam.erickson@mail.house.gov 707-980-1078 Washington, D.C. — Tomorrow at 5pm Alaska time, Representative Peltola will host a telephone town hall with Alaskans to discuss the proposed merger between Albertson and Kroger grocers, ...

Members of Congress Launch Bipartisan American Seafood Caucus

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sam Erickson Email: sam.erickson@mail.house.gov Members of Congress Launch Bipartisan American Seafood Caucus WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Garret Graves (R-LA), Derek Kilmer (D-WA), Rob Wittman (R-VA), and Mary Peltola (D-AK) have launched the bipartisan American Seafood Caucus to provide a forum for seafood policy champions to find common ground and ensure ...