Harry Shiver

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Harry Shiver
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Alabama House of Representatives District 64
Incumbent
In office
2006-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2018
Years in position 8
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 6, 2018
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sLivingston University, 1968
Master'sTroy University, 1982
Personal
Place of birthBay Minette, AL
ProfessionTeacher
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Harry Shiver is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 64, Baldwin, Conecuh, Escambia, and Monroe counties. He was first elected in 2006.

Biography

Shiver worked as a teacher at Bay Minette Middle School from 1974 to 2004, and Stockton Junior High School from 1968 to 1974.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Public Safety
  • Subcommittee on Government Services (State Government)

Elections

2014

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on July 15, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Incumbent Harry Shiver defeated James Hall in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 64 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHarry Shiver Incumbent 61.8% 3,693
James Hall 38.2% 2,280
Total Votes 5,973

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Shiver won re-election to the 64th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition.[5]

2006

On November 7, 2006, Shiver was elected to the 64th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Elliot D. Weaver (D).[6]

Shiver raised $35,608 for his campaign, while Weaver raised $24,892.[7]

Alabama State House, District 64 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Harry Shiver (R) 5,877
Elliot D. Weaver (D) 4,157

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Shiver raised $46,485 in contributions.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Power Co $2,500
Associated Of Justice Fund $2,500
Alabama Optometric Association $2,000
Alabama Rural Electric Association $1,750

2008

Below are Shiver's top 5 campaign contributors in 2008, a year in which there was no election:[9]

Contributor 2008 total
Alabama Power Co $1,500
AL Industry & Manufacturers $1,000
Eli Lilly & Co $500
Petroleum & Convenience Marketers of AL $500
Blue Cross Blue Shield of AL $500

2006

In 2006, Shiver raised $35,608 in donations.[10]

Listed below are those that made the largest contributions.

Donor Amount
Tennessee Valley Citizens For Economic Development $10,000
Franklin PAC $10,000
Alabama Republican Party $3,912
Eagle PAC $2,500

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Harry Shiver endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [11]

Personal

Shiver and his wife, Jean, have one child.

He is a member of Delta Phi Beta Service Fraternity, First United Methodist Church, Fort Mims Historical Society, Masons, Mystic Revelers, North Baldwin Search and Rescue Squad, Phi Kappa Phi Fraternity, and the Scottish Rite.[12]

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Preceded by
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Alabama House District 64
2006–present
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