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House District 13
Ethan A. Berkowitz, Democrat



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DATE OF BIRTH: February 4, 1962
PLACE OF BIRTH: San Francisco, California
RESIDENCE &
MAILING ADDRESS:
1219 Inlet Place
Anchorage Alaska 99501
E-MAIL ADDRESS: ethanb@alaska.net
OCCUPATION: Attorney, Businessman

LENGTH OF RESIDENCY
IN ALASKA:
8 years
Anchorage (South Addition): 1990-present

EDUCATION:
Harvard University, 1979-83, A.B. Government and Economics, with honors. Cambridge University, 1985-86, Masters of Philosophy Polar Studies. University of California, Hastings College of Law, 1987-90, J.D.

POLITICAL AND GOVERNMENT POSITIONS:
State Representative, 1997-98. Assistant District Attorney, Anchorage District Attorney's Office. Law Clerk, Alaska State Court of Appeals. Enforcement Officer, United States Antarctic Program.

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:
Director, Institute of the North. Partner, EZR Co. Part Owner, Snow City Cafe. Exporter, United Exporters Company. General Laborer, ITT Antarctic Services. Desk Assistant, ABC News.

SERVICE ORGANIZATION(S) MEMBERSHIP:
Board Member: Boys & Girls Club of Anchorage, Special Olympics. Board Member (ex officio), Anchorage Economic Development Corporation.

SPECIAL INTERESTS:
Hockey, fishing, travel, reading

OTHER:
If you have questions about my position on issues, please call me at home (279-5659) or my campaign office (279-1396), or e-mail at ethanb@alaska.net. Thanks, and I look forward to hearing from you.


STATEMENT:

As Alaskans, we deserve a legislature committed to solving problems and helping us achieve our potential, not one that plays politics with Alaska's future. As your Representative, I strove to demonstrate fairness and civility by respecting all opinions and adopting priorities meeting Alaska's needs.

My goals are to enhance personal freedom, prosperity, and safety, especially with respect to three major issues affecting us today: education, the economy, and crime. Working together, we can reach these goals.

Quality Education:

Economic Development:
Crime & Safe Communities:
I have enjoyed working as your legislator and hope I have been a credit to our district. I would appreciate your vote.


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