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Sen. Mark Begich, a democrat from Alaska, said he wants more than news conferences from fellow Democrats pushing gun control legislation and is considering joining a GOP-led filibuster. (Photo by Jeff Schultz for The Washington Post via Getty Images.)

Alaska Senator Commits to Push Budget Autonomy in D.C.

Members of the House representing the District are pushing to move forward on budget autonomy in the nation’s capital, and have committed Senator Mark Begich (D-Alaska) to help their efforts.