Rep. Young, Sen. Murkowski respond to projected Biden win

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris wave to the crowd Saturday,...
President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris wave to the crowd Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Wilmington, Del. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)(Andrew Harnik | AP)
Published: Nov. 7, 2020 at 1:59 PM AKST
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - It has been projected by the Associated Press, along with many other news sources, that presidential Democratic nominee Joe Biden has won the race for the White House.

Rep. Don Young has responded to the projected presidential win, wishing Biden well and thanking President Donald Trump for his service to the U.S.

Young’s prepared statement read:

Sen. Lisa Murkowski echoed Young in many of his statements about the president-elect, saying she is ready to work with the new administration.

Murkowski, in her prepared statement, said:

Alaska’s News Source also reached out to Sen. Dan Sullivan for comment, but have not yet received responses.

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to provide Young’s full statement, as well as Murkowski’s.

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