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Charlie Huggins

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Charlie Huggins
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Alaska State Senate District H
Incumbent
In office
2004-Present
Term ends
January 24, 2013
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Senate Minority Leader, Alaska State Senate
2011-present
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 6, 2012
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 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

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Huggins has been appointed to 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 is running for re-election in the 2012 election for Alaska State Senate District 5 (E). He is running against Susan Parsons Herman in the August 28, 2012, Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

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.[5]

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.[6] Huggins raised $69,644 for his campaign fund. [7]

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

2010

In 2010, Huggins raised $48,571 in contributions. [8]

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.[9]

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[10].

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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