Representative

Ashley Carrick

District 35

Newsletters

The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the 53rd edition of the Carrick Capitol Connection! It has been another busy week in the Capitol with committee work, the beginning of budget subcommittees where we take a deep dive into the budgets of each department, and meeting with folks from all over Alaska advocating for their priorities.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the 52nd edition of the Carrick Capitol Connection! I wish everyone warmth and safety during this old-school, fierce cold snap that has been ongoing in Fairbanks. I can sympathize with folks who have had complications with their homes or vehicles during this cold snap as my house has had a number of freeze ups and burst pipes this week.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the eighteenth edition of The Carrick Capitol Connection! The 121st and final day of the regular legislative session was on Wednesday evening and the House Majority adjourned without passing a budget.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the seventeenth edition of The Carrick Capitol Connection! With only a few days left in the regular session, the House has been holding a Floor session every day to finish work on legislation. Meanwhile, the Senate continues to hold the operating and capital budgets and have not yet passed either back over to the House for concurrence.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the sixteenth edition of The Carrick Capitol Connection! The budget continues to advance through the Senate, with education and the Permanent Fund Dividend being the “big ticket” items under debate.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the thirteenth edition of The Carrick Capitol Connection! Spring seems to be doing something a bit slower than springing into action to reach Fairbanks and the state as a whole…

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the tenth edition of The Carrick Capitol Connection! As the snow begins to melt and the daylight hours grow longer, work continues down here in Juneau in the Alaska State House. This week could have been labeled “public testimony week,” as we have taken significant amounts of testimony on important issues including increasing the Base Student Allocation (HB 65), fixing our broken retirement system (SB 88), adding LGBTQ anti-discrimination protections to state law (HB 99), and the operating budget (HB 39/HB 40).

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the seventh edition of the Carrick Capitol Connection! The halls of the Capitol are buzzing with activity as the Legislature works to hold committee meetings, go through our budget process, and navigate an increase in COVID cases that have arisen in our crowded working environment.

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The Carrick Capitol Connection

Welcome to the sixth edition of the Carrick Capitol Connection! I had a wonderful time meeting folks in Fairbanks during my constituent meet-and-greets last weekend.

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