|Alabama State Senate District 8|
|November 3, 2010-November 5, 2014|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|High school||Paint Rock Valley High School|
|Date of birth||November 6, 1975|
|Place of birth||Jackson County, AL|
McGill attended North Alabama Community College. He has owned several businesses in the past, and is currently the owner and operator of Hydraulic Seals and Service.
McGill served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
- Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Committee
- Business and Labor Committee
- Commerce, Transportation and Utilities Committee
- Constitution, Campaign Finance, Ethics and Elections Committee
- Local Legislation No. 4 Committee
- Small Business Committee, Chair
McGill's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Jobs, economy & taxes
- Excerpt: "My #1 priority will be finding ways to get our people back to work. We can do this by bringing more employers here, and helping our existing businesses succeed and expand."
- Excerpt: "We need a highly educated workforce in order to grow economically... Most importantly, we need to look at how we fund—and run—our K-12 schools."
- Ethics reform
- Excerpt: "Ethics in government is about making it a level playing field for all, and the current system has failed."
- See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010
|Alabama State Senate, District 8 General election (2010)|
|Shadrack McGill (R)||20,603|
|Lowell Barron (D)||20,016|
In 2010, McGill raised $221,861 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Alabama Republican Party||$97,501|
|New Alabama Leadership Cmte||$27,000|
|Friends Of Jimmy W Holley||$15,000|
|Waggoner For Senate Cmte||$11,500|
In 2010, McGill's endorsements included the following:
- The Alabama Tea Party Express
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McGill and his wife, Heather, have six children.
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|Alabama State Senate District 8
| Succeeded by|
Steve Livingston (R)