Election Contests and Ballot Measures

November 8, 2016 Alabama General Election

Alabama

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US President & Vice President (Alabama)
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Hillary Clinton - D
Websitewww.hillaryclinton.com
69
Timothy M. Kaine - D
Websitewww.kaineforva.com
59
Donald Trump - R
Websitewww.donaldjtrump.com
70
Mike Pence - R
Websitewww.mikepence.com
57
Gary Johnson - L
Websitegaryjohnson2016.com
64
William F. "Bill" Weld - L
Jill E. Stein - G
Websitewww.jill2016.com
67
Ajamu Baraka - G
Websitewww.ajamubaraka.com
US Senate
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Ron Crumpton - D
Websitecrumptonforalabama.com
49
Richard Shelby - R
Websitewww.shelbyforsenate.com
83
US House of Representatives
US Congress District 1
Bradley Byrne - R
Websitebyrne.house.gov
62
US Congress District 2
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Nathan Mathis - D
Martha Roby - R
Websitewww.martharoby.com
40
US Congress District 3
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Mike D. Rogers - R
Websitemike-rogers.house.gov
58
Jesse Smith - D
Websitewww.jt4congressal03.com
US Congress District 4
Robert B. Aderholt - R
Websiteaderholt.house.gov
51
US Congress District 5
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Will Boyd, Jr. - D
Websitewillboydforcongress.nationbuilder.com
Mo Brooks - R
Websitemobrooksforcongress.com
63
US Congress District 6
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Gary Palmer - R
Websitepalmerforalabama.com
David J. Putman - D
Websiteteapartycheer.com/bios/the-south/alabama/david-putman-al-bio
US Congress District 7
Terri A. Sewell - D
Websitewww.sewellforcongress.com
52
Alabama Statewide Offices
Public Service Commission President
Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh - R
State School Board of Education, District 1
State School Board of Education, District 3
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Jarralynne Agee - D
Websitewww.ageeforeducation.com
Stephanie Bell - R
Websitewww.stephaniebell.org
State School Board of Education, District 5
Ella B. Bell - D
Websitewww.facebook.com/ella.bell2
State School Board of Education, District 7
Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Place No. 1
Michael F. "Mike" Bolin
Websitewww.mikebolin.com
Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Place No. 2
Kelli Wise - R
Websitewww.judgekelliwise.com
Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Place No. 3
Tom Parker - R
Websiteparkerforjustice.com
Referendums and Ballot Measures
Constitution Amendment 1 - Auburn University Board of Trustees
No more than three of the members of the Auburn University Board of Trustees shall have terms that expire in the same calendar year and to add two additional at-large members to the board to enhance diversity on the board.
Constitution Amendment 2 - Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Constitution Amendment 2 Allow the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources the option to provide for the operation and management, by non-state entities, of hotels, golf courses, and restaurants at any applicable state parks in Alabama
Constitution Amendment 3 - Revise the procedure for adoption of local constitutional amendments
Revise the procedure for adoption of local constitutional amendments to provide that a proposed constitutional amendment the Legislature determines without a dissenting vote applies to only one county or a political subdivision within one or more counties shall be adopted as a valid part of the constitution by a favorable vote of a majority of the qualified electors of the affected county or the political subdivision and county or counties in which the political subdivision is located, who vote on the amendment.
Constitution Amendment 4 - Administration of the affairs of the county
Authorize each county commission in the state to establish, subject to certain limitations, certain programs related to the administration of the affairs of the county
Constitution Amendment 5 - Repeal and restate the provisions of Article III of the Constitution
Repeal and restate the provisions of Article III of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901 relating to separation of powers to modernize the language without making any substantive change, effective January 1, 2017.
Constitution Amendment 6 - Repeal and replace Article VII, Impeachments
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to become operative January 1, 2017, to repeal and replace Article VII, Impeachments
Constitution Amendment 7 - Office of Sheriff of Etowah County
Relating to Etowah County, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to provide that the employees of the Office of Sheriff of Etowah County, except for the chief deputy, chief of detention, chief of administration, chief of investigation, director of communications, and food service manager, shall be under the authority of the of the Personnel Board of the Office of the Sheriff of Etowah County.
Constitution Amendment 8 - Right of persons to work on account of membership in a labor union
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to declare that it is the public policy of Alabama that the right of persons to work may not be denied or abridged on account of membership or nonmembership in a labor union or labor organization; to prohibit an agreement to deny the right to work, or place conditions on prospective employment, on account of membership or nonmembership in a labor union or labor organization; to prohibit an employer from requiring its employees to abstain from union membership as a condition of employment; and to provide that an employer may not require a person, as a condition of employment or continuation of employment, to pay dues, fees, or other charges of any kind to any labor union or labor organization.
Constitution Amendment 9 - Judge of Probate of Pickens County
Relating to Pickens County, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to provide that a person who is not over the age of 75 at the time of qualifying for election or at the time of his or her appointment may be elected or appointed to the office of Judge of Probate of Pickens County.
Constitution Amendment 10 - Police jurisdiction and planning jurisdiction of a municipality
Relating to Calhoun County, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to provide that any territory located in the county would be subject only to the police jurisdiction and planning jurisdiction of a municipality located wholly or partially in the county.
Constitution Amendment 11 - Tax increment district revenues collected within a Major 21st Century Manufacturing Zone
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended, to permit cities and counties, notwithstanding any existing constitutional restrictions, to utilize tax increment district revenues collected within a Major 21st Century Manufacturing Zone and other moneys to incentivize the establishment and improve various types of manufacturing facilities located or to be located in such Zone, and to validate and confirm the Major 21st Century Manufacturing Zone Act, Act No. 2013-51.
Constitution Amendment 12 - Municipalities in Baldwin County
Relating to municipalities in Baldwin County; proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to authorize the Legislature by general or local law to provide for any municipalities in the county to incorporate a toll road and bridge authority as a public corporation in the municipality for the construction and operation of toll roads and bridges in the municipality and to authorize the authority to issue revenue bonds to finance the projects.
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