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Erick Wright

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Erick Wright
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Former candidate for
U.S. House, Alabama, District 2
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolDemopolis High School, 2001
Bachelor'sTroy University, 2005
Campaign website
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Erick Wright was a 2014 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of Alabama.[1] Erick Wright lost the general election on November 4, 2014.


Wright graduated from Troy University in 2005 with a degree in risk management and insurance. He has since worked with Nationwide, Allstate, State Farm and the U.S. Department of Education.[2]


Campaign themes


Wright's campaign website listed the following issues:[3]

  • Restore the AMERICAN DREAM
Excerpt: "Prevent voter fraud- Insure we eliminate the opportunity for fraud and stop the spending of Billions of tax payer dollars on litigation claims."
  • Pay disparity for Women
Excerpt: "Close the earnings potential gap. Women are paid .77cents for every $1.00 a man makes."
  • Reform Tax code
Excerpt: "Lower Corporate tax rates for small business in there 1st five years."



See also: Alabama's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

Wright ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Alabama's 2nd District. Wright won the Democratic nomination unopposed in the primary on June 3, 2014. Wright was defeated by incumbent Martha Roby (R) in the general election on November 4, 2014.[4]

U.S. House, Alabama District 2 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMartha Roby Incumbent 67.3% 113,103
     Democratic Erick Wright 32.6% 54,692
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 157
Total Votes 167,952
Source: Alabama Secretary of State

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Candidates for Congress were required to file reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2014 elections season. Below are Wright's reports.

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