The Medical Association of the State of Alabama
(MASA) was founded over 130 years ago. It is an association of over 7,000 physicians of varied specialties. It is comprised of individual county level associations. The MASA exists to "serve, lead and unite physicians in promoting the highest quality of health care for the people of Alabama through advocacy, information and education."
- See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010 and Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010
In the 2010 legislative elections, the MASA contributed $335,500 to state senate candidates in Alabama. Additionally, a total of $177,000 was donated to Assembly candidates. The MASA was the 11th and 17th largest donor in the Senate and Assembly races, respectively.
The top 5 recipients of campaign contributions from the MASA in 2010 were:
| Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama
| Jim Folsom, Jr., Lieutenant Governor
| Billy Beasley, Senator
| Rodger Smitherman, Senator
| Slade Blackwell, Senator