Randall White

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Randall White
Candidate for
Alabama House of Representatives, District 26

Political party Democratic
Randall White was a Democratic candidate for District 26 of the Alabama House of Representatives. The primary election was on June 1, 2010, and the general election was on November 2.[1]

Biography

White worked as Director of the Northeast Alabama Adult Education Program for the past 33 years. He retired from the position in May of 2010. He has also worked for the Snead State Community College's Adult Education program. In 1980, he established the First Workplace Literacy Program.

Issues

Campaign themes

White's website listed the following issues:[2]

  • The Economy
Excerpt: "One key piece of federal legislation has left devastating repercussions on the United States and the Alabama economy since its enactment in 1992 - the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)."
  • Education and Training
Excerpt: "As a lifelong educator Mr. White is dedicated to the improvement of the education system in the state of Alabama. White understands how important an educated work force is to creating a stable and healthy economy."
  • Workforce Development
Excerpt: "White vows to promote Workforce Development during the greatest single time of importance in Alabama history. White says that, "Workforce Development, Education, and Skills are the keys to individual prosperity and to a great quality of life for the state of Alabama."
  • Agriculture
Excerpt: "As a son of a farmer and welder White understands the importance of Agriculture to Alabama and District 26."
  • Roads & Transportation
Excerpt: "White believes in a continuous effort to work on highway safety in Dekalb and Marshall County. He feels that if District 26 does not have suitable roads and bridges that it will only hamper the growth and prosperity of this area."
  • Pro Life
Excerpt: "White feels very strongly that life begins when a child is first conceived."
  • Immigration
Excerpt: "Illegal immigration is the number one problem in District 26. Over nine years ago I had to sell my property that had been in my family for four generations due to illegal immigration causing an increase in drug related crimes, prostitution, and theft."
  • The Fight Against Drugs
Excerpt: "In 1996, Alabama was made part of the Gulf Coast HIDTA along with Louisiana and Mississippi. Each HIDTA is governed by its own Executive Board comprised of approximately 16 members—eight federal members and eight state or local members."

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

White was uncontested in the June 1 Democratic primary. He was defeated by Kerry Rich (R) in the November 2 general election.[3]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 26 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kerry Rich (R) 7,203
Randall White (D) 4,873

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