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  |Name = Charlie Huggins
 
  |Name = Charlie Huggins
 
  |Profile picture = Charlie Huggins.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Charlie Huggins.jpg
  |Position = Alaska State Senate District H
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  |Position = Alaska State Senate District E
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2004-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2004-Present
  |Term ends = January 24, 2013
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 23, 2017]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2004
 
  |Assumed office = 2004
 
  |Political party = Republican
 
  |Political party = Republican
  |Leadership = Senate Minority Leader, Alaska State Senate
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  |Leadership = President, Alaska State Senate
  |Years leadership = 2011-present
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  |Years leadership = 2013-present
  |Leadership 2 = Majority Whip, Alaska State Senate
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  |Leadership 2 = Senate Minority Leader, Alaska State Senate
  |Years leadership 2 = 2007
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  |Years leadership 2 = 2011-2012
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  |Leadership 3 = Majority Whip, Alaska State Senate
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  |Next election = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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}}{{tnr}}'''Charlie Huggins''' (b. January 27, 1947 in [[Sunshinereview:High Springs, Florida|High Springs, Florida]]) is a [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] member of the [[Alaska State Senate]], representing the H District since his appointment in 2004.  He currently serves as [[State Senate Minority Leader|Minority Leader]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Charlie Huggins''' (b. January 27, 1947 in [[Sunshinereview:High Springs, Florida|High Springs, Florida]]) is the [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] [[President of the Senate|President]] of the [[Alaska State Senate]], representing the H District from his appointment in 2004 to 2013, and District E since January 28, 2013.
  
 
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.<ref>[http://senate.legis.state.ak.us/hug.php Official Senate Biography]</ref>   
 
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.<ref>[http://senate.legis.state.ak.us/hug.php Official Senate Biography]</ref>   
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:
 
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:
  
*[[Armed Services Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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*[[Armed Services Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
*[[Education Funding District Cost Factor Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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*[[Education Funding District Cost Factor Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
*[[Higher Education/Career Readiness Task Force Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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*[[Higher Education/Career Readiness Task Force Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
*[[Transportation Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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*[[Transportation Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
 
:*Subcommittee on Fish and Game
 
:*Subcommittee on Fish and Game
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:
* [[Education Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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* [[Education Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
* [[Finance Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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* [[Finance Committee, Alaska State Senate]]
* [[Resources Committee, Alaska Senate]] Vice Chairperson
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* [[Resources Committee, Alaska State Senate]] Vice Chairperson
* [[Rules Committee, Alaska Senate]] Chairperson
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* [[Rules Committee, Alaska State Senate]] Chairperson
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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==Bill Sponsorship==
 
==Bill Sponsorship==
 
[http://www.legis.state.ak.us/basis/get_spon_sum.asp?fnmember=Huggins&mbrcode=HUG&house=S&session=25 Here is a list of the bills sponsored by Senator Charlie Huggins.]
 
[http://www.legis.state.ak.us/basis/get_spon_sum.asp?fnmember=Huggins&mbrcode=HUG&house=S&session=25 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<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/distdes.php Alaska Elections District Map, 2002]</ref>.
 
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=27390 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=27390 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=128181 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98267 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741 2006]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=128181 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=98267 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741 2006]
* [http://www.aksenate.org/index.php?id=37 Alaska Senate Bipartisan Working Group biography]
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* [http://www.aksenate.org/index.php?id=37 Alaska State Senate Bipartisan Working Group biography]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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Charlie Huggins
Charlie Huggins.jpg
Alaska State Senate District E
Incumbent
In office
2004-Present
Term ends
January 23, 2017
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Leadership
President, Alaska State Senate
2013-present
Senate Minority Leader, Alaska State Senate
2011-2012
Majority Whip, Alaska State Senate
2007
Compensation
Base salary$50,400/year
Per diem$189 or $234/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Appointed2004
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sFlorida State University, 1969
Master'sWebster University, 1982
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1970-1995
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 27, 1947
Place of birthHigh Springs, Florida
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Charlie Huggins (b. January 27, 1947 in High Springs, Florida) is the Republican President of the Alaska State Senate, representing the H District from his appointment in 2004 to 2013, and District E since January 28, 2013.

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

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Fish and Game

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

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

2010

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]

2006

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

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

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

2006

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.

Personal

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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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska State Senate District E
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alaska State Senate District H
2004–2013
Succeeded by
Berta Gardner (D)