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  |Name = Charlie Huggins
 
  |Name = Charlie Huggins
 
  |Profile picture = Charlie Huggins.jpg
 
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  |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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  |Base salary = $50,400/year  
 
  |Base salary = $50,400/year  
  |Per diem = $189 or $234/day
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  |Per diem = $238 or $253/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
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  |Last election = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
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  |First elected =  
 
  |Term limits =  
 
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  |Next election = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 8, 2016
 
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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 [[High Springs, Florida|High Springs, Florida]]) is the [[Republican Party (United States)|Republican]] [[President of the Senate|President]] of the [[Alaska State Senate]], representing District E. He was first appointed to the chamber in 2004.
  
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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Huggins served as the Alaska Director of Veterans Affairs from 2003-2004.<ref>[http://senate.legis.state.ak.us/hug.php Official Senate Biography]</ref>  
  
Prior to the Senate, Huggins served as the Alaska Director of Veterans Affairs from 2003-2004.<ref>[http://senate.legis.state.ak.us/hug.php Official Senate Biography]</ref>  
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==Biography==
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Huggins earned his B.S. in criminal justice from Florida State University in 1969 and his M.A. in personnel management in 1980 at Webster University.<ref>[http://senate.legis.state.ak.us/hug.php Official Senate Biography]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Huggins served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Alaska
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 =  Education
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|Committee2 = Rules
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|Committee3 = Senate World Trade
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|Committee4 = Legislative Council
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|Joint4 = Yes
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins served on these committees:
  
*[[Armed Services Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
*[[Education Funding District Cost Factor Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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|Collapse = Yes
*[[Higher Education/Career Readiness Task Force Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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|State = Alaska
*[[Transportation Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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|year = 2011
:*Subcommittee on Fish and Game
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Armed Services
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|Joint1 = Yes
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===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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* [[Finance Committee, Alaska Senate]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Resources Committee, Alaska Senate]] Vice Chairperson
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|Collapse = Yes
* [[Rules Committee, Alaska Senate]] Chairperson
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|State = Alaska
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Education
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|Committee2 = Finance
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|Committee3 = Resources
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|Chair3 = Vice-chair
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|Committee4 = Rules
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|Chair4 = Chair
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Sponsored legislation===
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[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.]
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Huggins ran for re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012|Alaska State Senate]] District 5 (E).  He ran against [[Susan Parsons Herman]] in the August 28, 2012, Republican primary.  The general election took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/ci_pg_cl_2012_prim.php Alaska Division of Elections - August 28, 2012 Primary Candidate List]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12PRIM/data/results.htm ''Alaska Division of Elections,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref> Huggin won re-election in the general election.<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12GENR/data/results.htm ''Alaska Election Division'' "Election Results 2012" Accessed November 16, 2012]</ref>
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Huggins won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012|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.<ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/ci_pg_cl_2012_prim.php Alaska Division of Elections - August 28, 2012 Primary Candidate List]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12PRIM/data/results.htm ''Alaska Division of Elections,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12GENR/data/results.htm ''Alaska Election Division'' "Election Results 2012" Accessed November 16, 2012]</ref>
  
===2010===
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Alaska State Senate, District 5 (E), General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|winner1 = Charlie Huggins
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Susan Parsons Herman
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|Inc2 = 
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|votes1 = 9828
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|votes2 = 2790
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}}
  
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===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2010]]''
  
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===2006===
 
===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.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=AK&y=2006#fSENATED"Alaska State Senate official election results"]</ref> Huggins raised $69,644 for his campaign fund. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741"Campaign funds"]</ref>
 
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.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=AK&y=2006#fSENATED"Alaska State Senate official election results"]</ref> Huggins raised $69,644 for his campaign fund. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741"Campaign funds"]</ref>
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Huggins
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|Full name = Charlie Huggins
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|year = 2006
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|Editdate = August 1, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=4171 ''followthemoney.org'', "Huggins, Charlie R," accessed August 1, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 43983
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2012|Alaska State Senate, District E]]
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|totalraised2010 = 48571
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2010|Alaska State Senate, District H]]
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|totalraised2008 = 0
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|result2008 = N/A
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|office2008 = [[Alaska State Senate|Alaska State Senate, District H]]
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|totalraised2006 = 69644
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Alaska State Senate elections, 2006|Alaska State Senate, District H]]
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}}
  
In 2010, Huggins raised $48,571 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=AK&y=2010&f=S&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Huggins  
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|full Name = Charlie Huggins
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153824
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|office= Alaska State Senate
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 43,983
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors of Alaska
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|org2 = Stoltze, Bill
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|org3 = BP Alaska
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|org4 = Neeser, Gerald E
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|org5 = Jansen, Jim
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|orgamount1 = 1500
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|orgamount2 = 1440
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
His seven largest contributors were:
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===2010===
 
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{{SLP donor box 2010
{{legislative donor box}}
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|name = Huggins
|-
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|full Name = Charlie Huggins
| Alaska Association Of Realtors
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=128181
| Align="Right" | $2,000
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|office= Alaska State Senate
|-
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|new = no
| Jansen, Jim
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|party = Republican
| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|total raised = 48,571
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|org1 = Alaska Association of Realtors
| Mcdonald, Harry
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|org2 = Gci
| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|org3 = Alaska Dental Society
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|org4 = Penney, Robert C
| Alaska Dental Society
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|org5 = Jansen, Jim
| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|orgamount1 = 2000
|-
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|orgamount2 = 1000
| GCI
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|orgamount3 = 1000
| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
|-
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|orgamount5 = 1000
| Penney, Robert C
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|}}
| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|-
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| Pfeffer, Mark E
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| Align="Right" | $1,000
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|}
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===2006===
 
===2006===
In 2006, Huggins collected $69,644 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741 2006 contributions to Charlie Huggins]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2006
 
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|name = Huggins  
His five largest contributors in 2006 were:
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|full Name = Charlie Huggins
{{legislative donor box}}
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=89741
|-
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|office= Alaska State Senate
| Alaska Republican Party
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|new = yes
| Align="Right" | $6,700
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|party = Republican
|-
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|total raised = 69,644
| Associated General Contractors of Alaska
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|org1 = Alaska Republican Party
| Align="Right" | $3,000
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|org2 = Associated General Contractors of Alaska
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|org3 = GCI
| GCI
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|org4 = Alaska Association Of Realtors
| Align="Right" | $3,000
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|org5 = Palmer, Mark R
|-
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|orgamount1 = 6700
| [[Alaska Association of Realtors]]
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|orgamount2 = 3000
| Align="Right" | $2,000
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|orgamount3 = 3000
|-
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|orgamount4 = 2000
| James Jansen
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|orgamount5 = 1500
| Align="Right" | $1,500
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|}}
|}
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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==
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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Charlie Huggins was born in High Springs, Florida. Huggins and his wife, Becky, have three children and reside in Wasilla, Alaska.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Charlie + Huggins + Alaska + Senate'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Charlie + Huggins + Alaska + Senate'''"
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Charlie+Huggins+Alaska+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Charlie Huggins News Feed</rss>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Charlie+Huggins+Alaska+Senate&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Charlie Huggins News Feed}}
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=27390 Project Vote Smart biography]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=27390 Project Vote Smart biography]  
 
*[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]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153824 2012], [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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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$238 or $253/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 District E. He was first appointed to the chamber in 2004.

Huggins served as the Alaska Director of Veterans Affairs from 2003-2004.[1]

Biography

Huggins earned his B.S. in criminal justice from Florida State University in 1969 and his M.A. in personnel management in 1980 at Webster University.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Huggins served on the following committees:

Alaska Committee Assignments, 2013
Education
Rules
Senate World Trade
Legislative Council

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

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

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

Comprehensive donor information for Huggins is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Huggins raised a total of $162,198 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 1, 2013.[9]

Charlie Huggins's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Alaska State Senate, District E Won $43,983
2010 Alaska State Senate, District H Won $48,571
2008 Alaska State Senate, District H Not up for election $0
2006 Alaska State Senate, District H Won $69,644
Grand Total Raised $162,198

2012

Huggins won re-election to the Alaska State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Huggins raised a total of $43,983.

2010

Huggins won re-election to the Alaska State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Huggins raised a total of $48,571.

2006

Huggins won election to the Alaska State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Huggins raised a total of $69,644.

Bill Sponsorship

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

Personal

Charlie Huggins was born in High Springs, Florida. Huggins and his wife, Becky, have three children and reside in Wasilla, Alaska.

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Charlie + Huggins + Alaska + Senate" Charlie Huggins News Feed

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