Anna MacKinnon

Eagle River, Eagle River Valley, Southfork Valley, Birchwood, JBER

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Senate Advances Series of Bills to Improve Education in Alaska

JUNEAU – In the midst of declining test scores and school enrollment, rising healthcare costs, and struggles with teacher retention and morale, the Alaska Senate today advanced a series of bills to reverse the downward trend of educational outcomes in Alaska....  Full Story >>

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Capital Budget Passes Senate

“Today’s Senate action is welcome news for Alaskans who depend on safe roads and infrastructure,” said Sen. Anna MacKinnon, R-Eagle River. “By leveraging federal highway funds, we realize a 10 to 1 return for general fund dollars that we invest around the state.”...  Full Story >>

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Compromise Capital Budget Keeps Alaskans Working

ANCHORAGE – Today, the Alaska Legislature released a proposed bipartisan capital budget agreement. The measure reflects a compromise between the House and Senate, recognizing the importance the capital budget has on Alaska’s economy.  Full Story >>

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Legislature to Finalize Capital Budget Next Week

ANCHORAGE – The Alaska Legislature will reconvene in Juneau next week to finalize the Fiscal Year 2018 Capital Budget following an agreement reached by both bodies.  Full Story >>

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Alaska Senate Invites House to Address Capital Budget

JUNEAU – Today, the Alaska State Senate invited the House to join them in a new special session beginning this week in Juneau to finalize a capital budget that keeps Alaskans working on key projects across the state.  Full Story >>

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Senate Ends Oil Tax Credit Program

JUNEAU – The state will stop offering cash tax credits to oil companies at the end of this year, following a Senate vote today.  Full Story >>

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Getting to "Yes" in Tough Times

On day one, the Senate proposed a path forward including reductions, reforms and revenue. Our operating budget was completed by day 60. It proposed $450 million in cuts to state agencies, which was in addition to last year’s cuts of more than $750 million.  Full Story >>

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Anna MacKinnon

District G, Republican


Anna MacKinnon is a lifelong Alaskan. She has called Eagle River home since 1985, where she resides with her husband John. Her two sons, daughter-in-law, and grandsons remain in Eagle River and call this community home as well. Anna studied accounting at the University of Alaska after graduating from Service High School in Anchorage. She served on the Anchorage Assembly for seven years prior to being elected to the Alaska State House of Representatives in 2006.

In 2012, she was elected to the State Senate and represents District G which includes Eagle River, South Fork Valley, Eagle River Valley, Birchwood, and JBER. Before her election to the House of Representatives, Anna was the Executive Director of STAR - Standing Together Against Rape. She then served as the Development Director for Hospice of Anchorage for six years.

Anna has been active in numerous community organizations over the years including service on; the Anchorage Assembly as past Chair and Vice Chair, the Mayor's 911 Task Force, was the AMATS Assembly Liaison, served on the National Sexual Violence & Resource Committee (NSVRC) and is a founding board member of the Alaska Veterans Museum. She currently serves as Co-chair of the Senate Finance Committee, chairs the Departments of Corrections and Revenue Budget Subcommittees, and is a member of the Department of Administration, Governor, Legislature, and University Budget Subcommittees. She is a member of the Legislative Budget & Audit Committee, Joint Armed Services Committee, Legislative Council, Rules Committee, Transportation Committee, and Community & Regional Affairs Committee.


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