Jim Preuitt

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Jim Preuitt
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Alabama State Senate District 11
Former member
Term in office began
1990
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Jim Preuitt is a former Republican member of the Alabama State Senate, representing the District 11 from 1990 to 2010. Previously, he was a member of the Alabama House of Representatives.

Preuitt served as a Democrat until April 2010, when he filed for re-election as a Republican.[1]

Committee assignments

Preuitt formerly served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Preuitt initially filed to run for re-election but was replaced with Ray Robbins on the Republican ticket.[2]

2006

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2006

On November 7, 2006, Preuitt won re-election to the 2nd District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, defeating opponent Jim Hethcox (R).[3]

Preuitt raised $897,248 for his campaign, while Hethcox raised none.[4]

Alabama State Senate, District 11 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Preuitt (D) 19,969
Jim Hethcox (R) 11,045

2002

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2002

On November 5, 2002, Preuitt won re-election to the 11th District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, defeating opponent Ralph Bradford, Sr. (R).[5]

Preuitt raised $393,452 for his campaign, while Bradford raised $0.[6]

Alabama State Senate, District 11 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Preuitt (D) 23,397
Ralph Bradford, Sr. (R) 11,469

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Preuitt collected $897,248 in donations.[7]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
James E. Preuitt $60,000
Tiger PAC $50,000
Alabama Education Association $50,000
Alabama Farmers Federation $49,901
Business Council Of Alabama $35,000
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

2010

Preuitt was endorsed by:

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express[8]

Personal

Preuitt and his wife, Rona, have two children and reside in Talladega, Alabama.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alabama House of Representatives
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Alabama State Senate District 11
1990–2010
Succeeded by
Jerry L. Fielding