Reggie Joule

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Reggie Joule
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Alaska House of Representatives District 40
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
January 24, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Reggie Joule (b. July 14, 1952) is a Democratic member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 40th District since 1997.

Joule has worked as a recruiter and administrator for the Alaska Technical Center, Project Manager with Kotzebue IRA, and Special Assistant for President - Tikigaq Corporation.

He is a member of the Advisory Council for the Boys and Girls Club, and the Kotzebue Local Fish and Game Advisory Board. [1]

Issue positions

Joule did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Joule has been appointed to these committees:

  • Subcommittee on Environmental Conservation, Chair
  • Subcommittee on Health and Social Services, Chair
  • Subcommittee on University of Alaska

2009-2010

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

  • Subcommittee on Health and Social Services (Chair)
  • Subcommittee on University of Alaska

  • HB 74 - "An Act relating to the Alaska coastal management program; and establishing the Alaska Coastal Policy Board."
  • HB 106 - "An Act relating to grants to nonprofit regional corporations, and, in certain situations, to municipalities with populations of less than 10,000, for village public safety officers in rural areas"
  • HB 180 - "An Act amending the percentages required to be paid by a municipal school district receiving a school construction or major maintenance grant; making a conforming amendment to a bond debt reimbursement provision referencing the percentages; and providing for an effective date."[3]

Elections

2010

See also: Alaska House of Representatives elections, 2010

Joule won re-election to the 40th District Seat in 2010. He had no opposition in the August 24 primary election or the November 2 general election.[4],[5]

2008

In 2008 Joule was elected to the Alaska House of Representatives District 40. Joule (D) ran unopposed and finished with 4,236 votes.[6] Joule raised $22,276 for his campaign fund.[7]

Alaska House of Representatives District 40
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Reggie Joule (D) 4,236

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Joule $22,276 for his campaign fund. Five of his top contributors are listed below.[8]

Contributor 2008 total
Int Brotherhood of Electrical Workers $2,000
Public Safety Employees Assoc $1,500
Alaska State Employees Assoc Local 52 $1,500
Gerald E Neeser $1,000
Alaska Public Employees Assoc $1,000

Personal

Joule and his wife Linda have five children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alaska State House District 40
1997–present
Succeeded by
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