Alan S. Dick

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Alan S. Dick
Alaska House of Representatives District 6
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 24, 2011
Current term ends
January 24, 2013
Political party Republican
Website House site
Alan S. Dick is a Republican member of the Alaska House of Representatives. He has represented the 6th district since 2011.

Dick has worked as a construction worker, an educator, and a private pilot.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Dick has been appointed to the following committees:

  • Subcommittee on Education and Early Development
  • Subcommittee on Environmental Conservation
  • Subcommittee on Fish and Game
  • Subcommittee on Health and Social Services

Elections

2010

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dick was unopposed in the August 24 primary.[1] He then defeated incumbent Democrat Woodie Salmon in the November 2 general election.[2]

Alaska House of Representatives District 6 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Alan S. Dick (R) 3,131 58.16%
Woodie Salmon (D) 2,210 41.06%

Campaign themes

Dick lists the following state issues on his website:

  • Independence
Excerpt: "As a State, we need to become more independent. We need to carefully but deliberately utilize our natural resources."
  • Schools
Excerpt: "Schools should reflect the unique nature of each community. The current model is NOT working well."
  • Self sufficiency
Excerpt: "All communities need to become economically more self-sufficient. "
  • Outmigration
Excerpt: "Outmigration of villages and small towns can be reversed by honestly identifying the problems and dealing with them. Financial accountability for resources given to the villages heads the list."
  • Representation
Excerpt: "As I talk with people in our district, representation is the biggest issue! Many people say they have been unrepresented or under-represented in both the House and the Senate."
  • Fuel costs
Excerpt: "Fuel costs are staggering for remote villages. I am learning exciting possibilities and will be pursuing the solutions and urge you to share your ideas for of how to cut energy expenses for all of us."[3]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Woodie Salmon
Alaska House District 6
2011–present
Succeeded by
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