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Charlie Huggins
Charlie Huggins.jpg
Alaska State Senate District H
In office
Term ends
January 24, 2013
Years in position 11
Senate Minority Leader, Alaska State Senate
Majority Whip, Alaska State Senate
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$189 or $234/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sFlorida State University, 1969
Master'sWebster University, 1982
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1970-1995
Date of birthJanuary 27, 1947
Place of birthHigh Springs, Florida
Office website
Charlie Huggins (b. January 27, 1947 in High Springs, Florida) is a Republican member of the Alaska State Senate, representing the H District since his appointment in 2004. He currently serves as Minority Leader.

Huggins earned a B.S. in criminal justice from Florida State University in 1969. He later went on to earn a M.A. in personnel management in 1980 at Webster University.[1]

Prior to the Senate, Huggins served as the Alaska Director of Veterans Affairs from 2003-2004.[2]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:

  • Subcommittee on Fish and Game


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:



See also: Alaska State Senate elections, 2012

Huggins won re-election in the 2012 election for Alaska State Senate District 5 (E). He was unopposed in the August 28, 2012 Republican primary and defeated Susan Parsons Herman (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

Alaska State Senate, District 5 (E), General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCharlie Huggins Incumbent 77.9% 9,828
     Democratic Susan Parsons Herman 22.1% 2,790
Total Votes 12,618


See also: Alaska State Senate elections, 2010

Coghill won re-election to the District H Seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the November 2 general election.[6]


In 2006 Huggins was elected to the Alaska State Senate, District H. Huggins finished with 9,743 votes and he was followed by Jay Cross with 4,351 votes.[7] Huggins raised $69,644 for his campaign fund. [8]

Alaska State Senate, District H (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Charlie Huggins (R) 9,743
Jay Cross (I) 4,351

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Huggins raised $48,571 in contributions. [9]

His seven largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alaska Association Of Realtors $2,000
Jansen, Jim $1,000
Mcdonald, Harry $1,000
Alaska Dental Society $1,000
GCI $1,000
Penney, Robert C $1,000
Pfeffer, Mark E $1,000


In 2006, Huggins collected $69,644 in donations.[10]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Alaska Republican Party $6,700
Associated General Contractors of Alaska $3,000
GCI $3,000
Alaska Association of Realtors $2,000
James Jansen $1,500

Bill Sponsorship

Here is a list of the bills sponsored by Senator Charlie Huggins.

District H

Huggins represents Alaska Senate District H, which includes Chugiak, South Mat-Su and rural Mat-Su[11].


Charlie Huggins was born in High Springs, Florida. Huggins has three children and resides with his wife Becky in Wasilla Alaska.

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