|Alaska House of Representatives District 8|
|January 26, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Appointed||May 11, 2012|
|Appointed by||Governor Sean Parnell|
|Bachelor's||University of Alaska, 2002|
|Associate's||Cuyahoga Community College, 1985|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hughes served on the following committees:
|Alaska Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• State Affairs|
|• Economic Development, Trade & Tourism, Chair|
|• Military & Veterans' Affairs|
Elections for the office of Alaska House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place August 19, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Pete P. LaFrance was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while District 8 incumbent Shelley Hughes was unopposed in the Republican primary. LaFrance will face Hughes in the general election.
Hughes ran in the 2012 election for Alaska House of Representatives District 8. She defeated Daniel Hamm in the Republican primary on August 28, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. Hughes won re-election in the general election.
|Alaska House of Representatives, District 8, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Shelley Hughes Incumbent||95.6%||6,183|
|Alaska House of Representatives, District 8 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Shelley Hughes Incumbent||71.9%||1,813|
Comprehensive donor information for Hughes is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hughes raised a total of $41,153 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 1, 2013.
|Shelley Hughes's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Alaska State House, District 8||$41,153|
|Grand Total Raised||$41,153|
2012Hughes won election to the Alaska House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hughes raised a total of $41,153.
|Alaska House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Shelley Hughes's campaign in 2012|
|Mat-Su Republican Womens Club||$1,500|
|Alaska Republican Party||$1,000|
|Southeast Alaska Pilots Association||$1,000|
|Alaska State Medical Association||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$41,153|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2014, the 28th Alaska State Legislature was in session from January 21 to April 20.
Hughes and her husband, Roger, have four children.
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- Alaska State Legislature
- Alaska House of Representatives
- Alaska House Committees
- Alaska House of Representatives District 8
- Campaign website
- House website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Facebook page
- Twitter feed
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Official primary candidate list," accessed June 4, 2014
- Alaska Secretary of State, "Unofficial primary election results," accessed August 20, 2014
- Alaska Division of Elections, "2012 Primary Candidate List," accessed March 12, 2014
- Alaska Division of Elections, "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed March 12, 2014
- Alaska Election Division, "Official 2012 General election results," accessed November 16, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Hughes, Shelley," accessed August 1, 2013
- StateScape, Session schedules, accessed April 30, 2012
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed March 12, 2014
|Alaska House of Representatives District 8
| Succeeded by|
Carl Gatto (R)
|Alaska House of Representatives District 12
| Succeeded by|