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Unapologetic, Rep. Don Young Blames Government Dependence For Youth Suicide

Unapologetic, Rep. Don Young Blames Government Dependence For Youth Suicide

(via Alaska Dispatch) WASILLA -- An unapologetic U.S. Rep. Don Young on Wednesday wasn't backing down from statements he made Tuesday at Wasilla High School that suicide shows a lack of support from friends and family. The comment stunned students and staff reeling from the suicide death of a student last week and sent ripples through Alaska's suicide prevention community. Alaska has the highest suicide rate in the country. (Video by KTVA)