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Senate approves TransCanada buyout

...for the buyout bill in the Senate was widespread, it was not universal. Sen. Bill Stoltze, R-Chugiak; Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla; and Sen. Mike Dunleavy, R-Wasilla all cast "no" votes. Sen. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage...
State Government

...pipe."Working hard on something is one thing, expectations of when it's gonna be done is another," said Sen. Charlie Huggins. "So I'm not trying to bite at you, I'm a little frustrated because we seem to be all over the place, like...
What others say: More questions than answers

...people also don't work in the Alaska Senate.It became known recently that Deborah Grundmann, a staffer to Sen. Charlie Huggins and one of the Alaska Legislature's highest paid aides, may have been paid since her Dec. 1, 2014, arrest despite...
Dunleavy, accomplices are a disgrace on Erin's Law Planned Parenthood that also provide abortions.Dunleavy didn't pull this off alone, and committee members Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, and Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, should be ashamed of themselves, too, for helping to spike a...
Senate panel discusses personal use fishing priority

...Cook Inlet commercial fisherman said he opposed it.Stoltze said another hearing on the bill would be held.Sens. Charlie Huggins and Lesil McGuire said they also supported the bill.State Fish and Game Commissioner Sam Cotten said the department...
Lawmakers advance bill prioritizing personal use fishing

...Fairbanks and Chugiak who were in support of the bill, as well as one Kasilof resident who opposed it. Wasilla Sen. Charlie Huggins said he supported the bill, but would like more information about the history of personal use fisheries when the...
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...
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...
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...


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