Run for State Senator in AK

Election Date: Aug 20, 2024
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Election Details

  • Office level: state
  • Length of term: 4 years
  • Commitment level: Full Time
  • Affiliation: partisan
  • Typical salary: $50,400/year + $287 per diem
  • Filing period: N/A - N/A
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Job description

State Senators are members of the state's upper chamber, as part of the state's bicameral legislature. State senators are responsible for voting on: bills related to public policy matters, levels for state spending, raises or decreases in taxes, and whether to uphold or override gubernatorial vetoes.

Eligibility requirements

At least 25 years of age on the first scheduled day of the first regular session of the legislature convened after the election; 3 year resident of Alaska; and 1 year resident of the district from which elected immediately preceding filing for office.

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