Greg Burdine

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Greg Burdine
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Alabama House of Representatives District 1
Incumbent
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Northern Alabama, 1982
J.D.Cumberland School of Law, 1988
Personal
BirthdayMay 1, 1959
Place of birthFlorence, AL
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Greg Burdine (b. May 1, 1959) is a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber on November 2, 2010.

Biography

Burdine earned his B.S. in Finance from the University of Northern Alabama in 1982. He went on to receive his J.D. from Cumberland School of Law in 1988. Burdine was a finance officer from 1982 to 1985. He has been the owner of a private law practice since 1989.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Issues

Campaign themes

2010

Burdine's website highlighted the following campaign issues:[1]

  • Jobs
"I favor policies that promote economic development and provide good jobs with good benefits to everyone who is willing to work ."
  • Education
"I favor policies that adequately fund education and promote access to quality education from K-college."

Elections

2014

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama House of Representatives 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 be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2014. Incumbent Greg Burdine was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Phillip Pettus defeated Sterling Statom in the Republican primary. Burdine will face Pettus in the general election.[2][3][4][5]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 1 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngPhillip Pettus 56.3% 1,172
Sterling Statom 43.7% 909
Total Votes 2,081

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Burdine defeated Hermon T. Graham and Candy Haddock in the June 1 primary. He then defeated Quinton Hanson (R) in the November 2 general election.[6][7]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Burdine (D) 7,083
Quinton Hanson (R) 6,877
Alabama House of Representatives, District 1 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Greg Burdine (D) 2,725
Candy Haddock (D) 1,362
Hermon T. Graham (D) 749

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Burdine raised $129,004 in contributions.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Sempra Energy $20,000
Alabama Democratic Party $15,000
Alabama Education Association $15,000
State Democratic Executive Cmte $10,000

Personal

Burdine and his wife, Susan, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tammy Irons
Alabama House District 1
2010–present
Succeeded by
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