|Alabama House of Representatives District 35|
|November 5, 2014|
|Years in position||16|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Talladega High School|
|Profession||Georgia Pacific Corporation|
Hurst switched parties from Democrat to Republican following the November 2, 2010 election, giving Republicans a supermajority in the Alabama House.
Hurst currently works with the Georgia Pacific Corporation.
Hurst served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
- Subcommittee on Agribusiness
- Children and Senior Advocacy Committee, Alabama House of Representatives
- Financial Services Committee, Alabama House of Representatives
- Subcommittee on Services
Hurst did not provide answers to the Alabama State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.
Elections for the office of Alabama House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 3, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2013. Stephanie Engle is unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Steve Hurst will face Steven M. Dean in the Republican primary.
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 35 General Election (2010)|
|Steve Hurst (D)||6,722|
|Steven M. Dean (R)||6,295|
Hurst raised $106,009 for his campaign, while Robinson raised $0.
|Alabama State House, District 35 (2006)|
|Steve Hurst (D)||7,574|
|Lonnie C. Robinson (R)||3,166|
In 2010, Hurst raised $172,662 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Alliance For Conservative Leadership||$50,000|
|Business Council Of Alabama||$11,000|
|Alabama Education Association||$9,778|
|Alabama Farmers Federation||$8,834|
In 2006, Hurst collected $106,009 in donations.
Below are Hurst's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:
|AL Farmers Federation||$17,563|
|Seth Hammett Campaign||$14,500|
|AL Education Assoc||$10,000|
|AL Trial Lawyers Assoc||$5,000|
Hurst is a member of the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce and Talladega County Chamber of Commerce.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Steve + Hurst + Alabama + House
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- Legislator, Steve Hurst, Wants Prayer in Alabama Schools Every Morning - Opposing Views
- Committee puts payday loan bill on hold; Loan industry funds campaigns of ... - Anniston Star
- Bill would require reading of Congressional prayers in Alabama schools - Anniston Star
- Alabama Republican proposes bill setting aside 15 minutes for daily prayer in ... - Raw Story
- Bill Would Allow School Prayers - Alabama Public Radio
- Bill Seeks to Let Ala. Teachers Read Prayers - WTVY, Dothan
- Alabama Bill Would Require School Prayer, Disguised as Civic Education - BJC Blog from the Capital (blog)
- Ala. Bill Would Require Daily Congressional Prayer In Schools - CBS Local
- Filing deadline brings out opponents in local primary contests at state level - Anniston Star
- Lincoln, Piedmont Sunday alcohol sales bills advance - Anniston Star
Hurst and his wife Linda have three children.
- Steve Hurst's campaign website (Dated)
- Alabama Legislature - Steve Hurst
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- State Surge - Legislative and voting track record
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2002, 1998
- 4 Alabama lawmakers jump from Democratic Party to GOP in post-election switch
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Hurst Issue Positions
- Alabama Democrats, "Qualified candidates for public office list," accessed February 27, 2014
- Alabama Republican Party, "State Senate," accessed February 27, 2014
- Statewide general election results (Archived), accessed December 13, 2013
- 2006 election results, Alabama
- Alabama House spending, 2006
- followthemoney.org, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money - 2006 Campaign contributions
- Mitt Romney Central, "Alabama Leaders Support Mitt Romney," October 21, 2011
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Hurst
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