Mike Dunleavy : Family, Net Worth , Parents, Wife , Children, Education and Biography

Michael Dunleavy is an American Educator and Politician serving as the 12th Governor of Alaska know all about him in this article like his Family, Net Worth , Parents, Wife , Children, Education and Biography

Mike Dunleavy : Family, Net Worth , Parents, Wife , Children, Education and Biography
Mike Dunleavy

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Name Michael Dunleavy ( Governor of Alaska)
Birthdate ( Age) 5 May 1961
Birthplace Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
Marital Status Married
Wife/Partner Rose Newlin
Children 3, Maggie, Catherine, and Ceil
Profession Governor of Alaska
Parents NA
Net Worth $1 Million - $5 Million

Michael Dunleavy With Wife and Daughters

Michael Dunleavy is an American Educator and Politician serving as the 12th governor of Alaska. Dunleavy was a Republican member of the Alaska Senate from 2013 to 2018. He defeated former Democratic us senator Mark Begich within the 2018 gubernatorial election after incumbent governor Bill Walker dropped out of the race.

Early Life and Family

Dunleavy is from Scranton, Pennsylvania, and may be a 1979 graduate of Scranton Central highschool . He completed a baccalaureate in history at Misericordia University in 1983. He earned his academic degree in education from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.He moved to Alaska in 1983, and pursued a career as an educator principal and faculty district superintendent.

Mike Dunleavy Wife

Governor Dunleavy’s wife Rose is from the Kobuk River Valley community of Noorvik. Together, they need three children – Maggie, Catherine, and Ceil – who were raised in both rural and concrete Alaska.

Mike Dunleavy Net Worth

Michael Dunleavy is an American educator and politician serving because the 12th governor of Alaska who has an estimated Net Worth of $1 Million - $5 Million in 2021.

Professional Career

Dunleavy challenged incumbent senator Linda Menard (for the District D August 28, 2012 Republican Primary and won with 2,802 votes (57.42%).He was unopposed within the November 6 election and won with 11,724 votes (94.24%) against write-in candidates.

In 2017, Dunleavy announced he would run governor in 2018 but abandoned the race in September 2017, citing heart problems. In December 2017 he announced his return to the race.He resigned his senate seat effective January 15, 2018, to specialise in his campaign. Retired us Air Force light colonel Mike Shower was chosen as his successor by Governor Bill Walker and confirmed by the Alaska Senate caucus after numerous replacement candidates were rejected.

Dunleavy and Kevin Meyer were the Republican nominees for governor and elected official of Alaska, respectively, and were elected within the November 2018 election .

Dunleavy was sworn in on December 3, 2018. He appointed Kevin Clarkson to be Alaska attorney general.On June 28, 2019, Dunleavy exercised line-item veto authority as governor to form cuts of $433 million, including a cut of $130 million (41%) of state contributions to the University of Alaska.

Also on June 28, 2019, Dunleavy vetoed $335,000 from the budget of the Alaska Supreme Court, stating that he did so because the Court had held that the state was constitutionally required to supply public funding for elective abortions.

In September 2020, Dunleavy agreed to reimburse the state $2,800 for allegedly partisan advertisements that were purchased with state funds. Dunleavy didn't admit to wrongdoing, but stated that it had been within the best interest of the state to resolve the allegations.

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