|Alabama House of Representatives District 99|
|November 5, 2018|
|Years in position||39|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 6, 2018|
|Bachelor's||Alabama State University|
|Master's||University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill|
|Other||EdS, University of Colorado, Boulder|
|Date of birth||April 10, 1937|
|Place of birth||Greenville, AL|
|Profession||Organizer, Commonwealth National Bank|
Buskey professional experience includes working as an organizer at Commonwealth National Bank and director of the Franklin Memorial Clinic. He previously served as principal of E.S. Chestang Middle School, assistant principal at LeFlore High School and assistant principal at Williamson High School.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Buskey served on the following committees:
|Alabama Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• County and Municipal Government, Ranking member|
|• Mobile County Legislation, Vice-chair|
|• Rules, Ranking member|
|• Ways and Means Education, Ranking member|
Buskey served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
|Alabama Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Mobile County Legislation|
|• Rules, Ranking Member|
|• Ways and Means Education, Ranking Member|
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 James Buskey defeated Henry Haseeb in the Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 99 Democratic Primary, 2014|
|James Buskey Incumbent||72.7%||2,301|
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 99 General Election (2010)|
|James Buskey (D)||8,554|
|Rashawn Figures (I)||1,800|
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 99 Democratic Primary (2010)|
|James Buskey (D)||2,952|
|Henry Haseeb (D)||996|
Buskey raised $77,749 for his campaign.
In 2010, Buskey raised $129,584 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Alabama Education Association||$15,000|
|Alabama Trial Lawyers Association||$7,500|
|Alabama Farmers Federation||$7,368|
|Business Council Of Alabama||$6,000|
In 2006, Buskey collected $77,749 in donations.
Below are Buskey's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:
|AL Education Assoc||$10,000|
|Seth Hammett Campaign||$5,000|
|AL Trial Lawyers Assoc||$3,000|
|Milton E McGregor||$3,000|
Buskey has a wife, Virginia.
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- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2002, 1998
- Alabama Democrats, "Qualified candidates for public office list," accessed February 27, 2014
- Alabama Republican Party, "State Senate," accessed February 27, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official Democratic Primary Results," accessed June 20, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official Republican Primary Results," accessed June 20, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Democratic primary results and runoff candidates," June 11, 2010
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official 2010 General election results," accessed July 18, 2014
- Alabama Secretary of State, "Official 2006 election results," accessed April 15, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Alabama House spending, 2006," November 4, 2006
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2006 Campaign contributions," accessed December 31, 2014
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Buskey
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