Arthur Payne

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Arthur Payne
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Alabama House of Representatives District 44
Former member
In office
1978-2014
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sAuburn University
Master'sUniversity of Alabama, Birmingham
Personal
BirthdayJune 5, 1946
Place of birthBirmingham, AL
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionBaptist
CandidateVerification
Arthur Payne (b. June 5, 1946) is a former Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 44 from 1978 to 2014. Payne did not seek re-election in 2014.

Biography

Payne's professional experience includes working as the owner of Arthur Payne Sporting Goods, accountant with Owens Corning Fiberglass and as the associate director for the Office of Planning at the University of Alabama.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Payne served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

  • Subcommittee on Civil Justice

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Payne won re-election to the 44th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition.[1]

2006

On November 7, 2006, Payne was re-elected to the 44th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Jonathan Barbee (D).[2]

Payne raised $91,780 for his campaign, while Barbee raised $14,375.[3]

Alabama State House, District 44 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Arthur Payne (R) 8,435
Jonathan Barbee (D) 4,019

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Payne raised $74,800 in contributions.[4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Education Association $7,500
A PAC $5,000
Lewis, Duane $3,800
BIZPAC $3,500

2006

In 2006, Payne collected $91,780 in donations.

Below are Payne's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[5]

Contributor 2006 total
AL Education Assoc $10,000
Business Council of Alabama $5,000
Jefferson Memorial Gardens $3,000
YOUR PAC $3,000
Alabama Power Co $3,000

Personal

Payne is married and has two children.

He is a member of the Centerpoint Civitan Club, First Baptist Church of Trussville, and Chalkville Civic Club.[6]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alabama House District 44
1978–2014
Succeeded by
Danny Garrett (R)