Murkowski, Begich Staffs to Visit Haines for Southeast Alaska State Fair

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R- Alaska, and Mark Begich, D-Alaska, today announced that members of their staffs will be in Haines for the Southeast Alaska State Fair from July 30 – August 2 to meet with constituents as part of their 2009 mobile office tour.
Mobile office staff will be available at the fair on Thursday and Friday, July 30 and 31, from noon – 8:00 p.m., Saturday, August 1, from 11:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, August 2, from noon – 4:00 p.m.
Congressional staff hold mobile office hours in Alaska in order to meet with constituents and community leaders. During their mobile office hours, staff from each office will be available to take casework requests and listen to constituent concerns about issues related to the federal government. All information gathered by staff will be directed to Sens. Murkowski and Begich as well as to the appropriate federal agencies to resolve concerns raised by Alaskans.
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