Ritchie Whorton

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Ritchie Whorton
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Alabama House of Representatives, District 22
In office
November 5, 2014 - Present
Term ends
November 5, 2018
Years in position 1
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 4, 2014
Next generalNovember 6, 2018
Term limitsN/A
High schoolNew Hope High School
Bachelor'sJacksonville State University
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Ritchie Whorton is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 22. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.


Whorton is the co-owner and manager of All Star Pools, Inc.[1]

Committee assignments

2015 legislative session

At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Whorton served on the following committees:

Alabama Committee Assignments, 2015
Commerce and Small Business
Economic Development and Tourism
Ethics and Campaign Finance
Madison County Legislation



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. Dennis Stephens was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Ritchie Whorton defeated incumbent Wayne Johnson in the Republican primary. Whorton then defeated Stephens in the general election.[2][3][4][5][6]

Alabama House of Representatives District 22, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRitchie Whorton 74.2% 8,688
     Democratic Dennis W. Stephens 25.6% 2,998
     NA Write-In 0.1% 17
Total Votes 11,703

Alabama House of Representatives, District 22 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRitchie Whorton 58.4% 2,828
Wayne Johnson Incumbent 41.6% 2,018
Total Votes 4,846


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Whorton and his wife, Shirley, have two daughters.[7]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wayne Johnson (R)
Alabama House District 22
Succeeded by