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Untold reality of state's minimum wage debate

...minimum wage will rise and fall based on Senate support, or lack of support," she said in an email.Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, said the bill is vying for attention with other major issues - education funding, the capital budget...
State | AK legislature
Huggins: Late Saturday target to finish work

JUNEAU - Senate President Charlie Huggins says lawmakers are aiming to complete their work by Saturday night.Sunday is the scheduled end of the 90-day session, but...
State | AK legislature
And the nominee for official Alaska rifle is ...

...Winchester Magnum and .375 H&H Magnum - are designated "Alaskan," said Eric Hollen, staff to bill sponsor Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla."Due to the varied calibers, the pre-64 Model 70 is very popular with outdoorsmen here in Alaska...
State | AK legislature
Vietnam vets finally receive their 'Welcome Home'

...these brave warriors received a less than warm welcome home when they returned from their tours in Vietnam," Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, and co-chair the veterans caucus, told the audience. "We felt it was time to show them how much...
Opinion: Truth exposed: We haven't done enough for combat veterans

...soldiers after they've come from war. Last Friday in a ceremony commemorating Vietnam Veterans Day in Alaska, Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, reminded us how veterans of that war weren't welcome home at all. It was the war we didn't win...
Thanks to local Alaskans and businesses for fundraising support

...Barb Gabier, Glacier Gardens, Gourmet Alaska, Beth Handley, Heritage Coffee Company, House of Russia, Senator Charlie Huggins, Jerry's Meats and Seafood, Juneau Gun Club, Juneau Rifle & Pistol Club, Juneau Shooting Sports Foundation...
Proposal to buy Anchorage office withdrawn

...focus on impending issues in what are scheduled to be the Legislature's last weeks in session.Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, had told reporters earlier this week that he would recommend keeping the lease for at least a year...
State | AK legislature
Photo: Press time

Sen. Anna Fairclough, R-Eagle River, right, Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, and Senate President Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, left, answer a flood of reporters questions after their Senate Majority Caucus press availability at the Capitol on Tuesday.
Initiative hearings, securities things to watch

...pension obligation.The 90-day session is scheduled to end April 20, which is Easter Sunday. Senate President Charlie Huggins and House Speaker Mike Chenault have said they'd like to finish their work before then and, if possible, before...
State | AK legislature
Senate committee moves gov's education omnibus bill

...but approved by the state education board similar to the state-operated Mount Edgemont School in Sitka. But Sen. Charlie Huggins, R-Wasilla, said the amendment was too radical for him potential creating a host of new school districts.Her...
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