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|Alaska House of Representatives, District 33|
|February 24, 2014 - Present|
|January 22, 2017|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Appointed||February 24, 2014|
|Appointed by||House Democratic Caucus|
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Kito served on the following committees:
|Alaska Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Labor & Commerce|
|• Legislative Budget and Audit|
|• Legislative Council|
Kito's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
A healthy society is a productive society
- Excerpt: "Medicaid expansion a key issue for Alaska healthcare policy"
- Excerpt: "Being safe in our homes and communities is essential for physical and emotional health, and supports economic productivity."
Equality for All
- Excerpt: "I support equal rights for all Alaskans"
Educating Alaskans is a top priority
- Excerpt: "Supporting Alaska's public education system is paramount in the success of our state."
Elections for the office of Alaska House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 19, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. District 32 incumbent Sam S. Kito was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Peter Dukowitz was unopposed in the Republican primary. Kito defeated Dukowitz in the general election.
|Alaska House of Representatives, District 33, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Sam S. Kito Incumbent||76%||6,575|
In 2014, Kito's endorsements included the following:
- United Fishermen of Alaska
- Alaska State Hospital and Nursing Home Association
- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
- International Brotherhood of Operating Engineers, Local 302
- Alaska AFL/CIO
- Sealaska Corporation
- Anthony & Mandy Mallott
- Joe & Liz Mallott
- Geron Bruce
- Tom Cahsen
- Harriet Drummond
- Dennis Egan
- Les Gara
- John Greely
- Max Gruenberg
- Mary Halloran
- Andy Josephson
- Hayden Kaden
- Scott Kawasaki
- Melanie Lesh
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In 2014, the 28th Alaska State Legislature was in session from January 21 to April 20.
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- Alaska State Legislature
- Alaska House of Representatives
- Alaska House Committees
- Alaska House of Representatives District 33
- Official campaign website
- Profile from the Alaska House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sam Kito on Facebook
- Sam Kito on Twitter
- juneauempire.com, "House Democrats confirm Sam Kito III ," February 25, 2014
- democracy.com, "Issues," accessed October 22, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official primary candidate list," accessed June 4, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed January 1, 2015
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed September 11, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official General Election Results," accessed November 25, 2014
- democracy.com, "Endorsements," accessed October 22, 2014
- Alaska Business Report Card, "About ABRC," accessed September 11, 2014
Peggy Wilson (R)
|Alaska House of Representatives District 33
| Succeeded by|
Beth Kerttula (D)
|Alaska House of Representatives District 32
| Succeeded by|
Louise B. Stutes (R)