Cam Ward

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Cam Ward
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Alabama State Senate District 14
Incumbent
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Alabama House of Representatives
2002-2010
Education
Bachelor'sTroy State University, 1993
J.D.Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, 1996
Personal
BirthdayMarch 24, 1971
Place of birthMilton, Florida
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Cam Ward is a Republican member of the Alabama State Senate, representing District 14. He was first elected in 2010. Ward formerly served in the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 49, Bibb and Shelby counties. He was first elected in 2002 and has served on the executive committee of the Alabama Republican Party since 1999.

Biography

Ward currently works as the executive director on the Industrial Development Board for the city of Alabaster. He previously worked as the district director for Congressman Spencer Bachus, Deputy Secretary of State and Deputy Attorney General - Alabama State Auditor's Office.


Rep. Ward speaking to supporters

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Ward served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

Issues

Ward's answers to the Alabama State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test are available. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected. He did not reply when asked his top legislative priorities.[1]

Elections

2014

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on July 15, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Incumbent Cam Ward was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Ward won election to District 14 of the Alabama State Senate after running unopposed in the November 2 general election.[6]

2006

On November 7, 2006, Ward was re-elected to the 49th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, running uncontested in the general election.[7]

Ward raised $114,572 for his campaign.[8]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Ward raised $209,718 in contributions.[9]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Retail Association $17,000
ED PAC $15,000
Home Builders Association Of Alabama $10,000
Alabama Education Association $10,000

2006

In 2006, Ward collected $114,572 in donations.

Below are Ward's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[10]

Contributor 2006 total
FAX PAC $4,500
IM PAC $3,500
Medical Assoc of the State of Alabama $3,000
Franklin PAC $2,500
AL Road Builders Assoc $2,500
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Cam Ward endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [11]

2010

In 2010, Ward's endorsements included the following:[12]

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express

Personal

Ward and his wife, Julie, have one child.

Ward is a member of the American Bar Association, Alabaster/Pelham Rotary Club Board of Directors, Court Appointed Special Advocate of Shelby County, Alabama Law Institute Council Board, Alabaster Young Men's Christian Association Board and the American Village Board.[13]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Henry Erwin
Alabama State Senate District 14
2010-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alabama House District 49
2002–2010
Succeeded by
April Weaver