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APOC approves advisory opinion on ballot measures

...referenda and ballot measures.Guidance on the issue was requested by House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins.The advisory opinion referenced a legislative ethics committee decision that found action to support or oppose an...
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm

...I'm hoping that before the sun goes down today we can all tip our hat and say, it's been fun," Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, said Thursday afternoon. Huggins had set a goal earlier in the session of getting out before Easter...
Draft: Lawmakers can tout position on referendum

...referendum and having staff research issues related to a ballot measure.House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins requested guidance from the public offices commission regarding lawmakers expressing their opinions on ballot measures...
Senate committee works on new reading program

...local school districts.With the clock running down on the legislative session, both Stevens and Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, worry whether there is enough time to get the bill passed.There is not a companion bill in the House...
Oil taxes on agenda as Legislature enters last scheduled weekend

...overhaul as the Legislature enters what is scheduled to be its final weekend before adjournment. Senate President Charlie Huggins has been adamant that lawmakers will finish their work by Sunday, the final scheduled day. But that assumes the...
March 29 designated Vietnam Veterans Day legislators and veterans of the war, some of whom are serving in the Legislature, including Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, who served in the Army during Vietnam."This is welcome home," he said, his voice cracking...
3 things to watch in Alaska: gas line, pay, oil

...such as state spending.The scheduled 90-day session is set to end April 20, Easter Sunday. Senate President Charlie Huggins told reporters last week he'd like to be done before then - and Good Friday - if possible.Here are three things...
Legislature misses initiative hearing timeline

...certification, dated Dec. 23, also included links to a letter to House Speaker Mike Chenault and Senate President Charlie Huggins, notifying them.Signatures were turned in before the start of the legislative session on two other proposed initiatives...
Pace of Legislature about to pick up

...he said.SB21 has one additional stop before the floor - House Finance.IN-STATE GAS LINE: Senate President Charlie Huggins said there's a high likelihood that HB4, a bill meant to advance an in-state gas pipeline project, will get...
Veterans' memorial dedicated in Nikiski

...just deployed for a six-week special mission to Afghanistan and talked about the family commitment of State Senator Charlie Huggins a former Army Ranger whose two sons have followed in his Ranger boots. Recently retired U.S. Army Cpt. Ben Carpenter...


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