Billy Beasley

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Billy Beasley
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Alabama State Senate District 28
Incumbent
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Alabama House of Representatives
1998-2010
Education
Bachelor'sAuburn University, 1962
Personal
BirthdayMarch 19, 1940
ProfessionPharmacist/Businessman
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Billy Beasley (b. March 19, 1940) is a Democratic member of the Alabama State Senate, representing District 28. He was first elected in 2010. He formerly served in the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 84, Barbour, Bullock and Russell counties. He was first elected in 1998.

Biography

Beasley is the operator of the Clayton Drug Company, Clio Drug Company and Louisville Drug Store.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on July 15, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Incumbent Billy Beasley was unopposed in the Democratic primary. John Carroll was unopposed in the Republican primary. Beasley will face Carroll in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Beasley ran for district 28 of the Alabama State Senate. He defeated opponents Locy Baker, Howard C. Burton, Johnny Ford, and Sam Harris in the primary. He the defeated Republican Kim West in the November 2 general election.[5][6][7]

Alabama State Senate, District 28 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Billy Beasley (D) 28,619
Kim West (R) 12,033
Alabama State Senate, District 28 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Billy Beasley (D) 10,361
Green check mark transparent.png Johnny Ford (D) 5,999
Locy Baker (D) 3,081
Howard C. Burton (D) 1,366
Sam Harris (D) 596
Alabama State Senate, District 28 Democratic Primary Runoff (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Billy Beasley (D) 10,012
Johnny Ford (D) 6,056

2006

On November 7, 2006, Beasley was re-elected to the 84th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[8]

Beasley raised $42,241 for his campaign.[9]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Beasley raised $858,539 in contributions.[10]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Beasley, William M $150,000
Beasley Sr, Jere L $110,213
Environmental Campaign Fund $45,000
Alabama Education Association $35,000

2006

In 2006, Beasley collected $42,241 in donations.

Below are Beasley's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[11]

Contributor 2006 total
AL Education Assoc $10,000
Seth Hammett Campaign $5,000
FAX PAC $4,000
AL State Employees Assoc $1,612
Sound Economy PAC $1,500

Personal

Beasley and his wife, Rebecca, have five children.

Beasley is the president of Pratts Station, LLC, the Alabama Pharmaceutical Association and Clayton Rotary Club. He is a member of the Auburn Alumni Association, Barbour County Hospital Board, Clayton United Methodist Church and Eufaula/Barbour County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.[12]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Myron Penn
Alabama State Senate District 28
2010-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alabama House District 84
1998–2010
Succeeded by
Berry Forte