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Jody Singleton
Candidate for
Alabama House of Representatives, District 85

Political party Republican
Profession CPA
Jody Singleton was a Republican candidate for District 85 of the Alabama House of Representatives. The primary election was on June 1, 2010, and the general election was on November 2, 2010.[1]

Biography

Singleton graduated from Troy State University in 1991. He currently works as a Certified Public Accountant for his own firm and is also a managing member of Avinna, LLC. Singleton is also an entrepreneur.

Singleton and his wife, Amy, have three children.

Issues

Campaign themes

Singleton's website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Industry and Economic Development
Excerpt: "We must work to bring new jobs and new industries to our district. Together with our existing employers, we should also focus on improving the number of quality jobs already here at home."
  • Fiscal Responsibility
Excerpt: "We must get the maximum value from our tax dollars. I will take my common sense and business background to Montgomery and work tirelessly to eliminate waste and bring fiscal responsibility to the budgetary process."
  • Quality Education
Excerpt: "We must ensure that our children receive the best education that we can provide. A quality education is essential for the success of our kids and our communities."
  • Commitment to Public Service
Excerpt: "If elected to serve, I pledge to you that I will do by best to faithfully and ethically represent all of the people and all of the communities that make up the slice of Alabama that we call home."

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Singleton defeated Bobby Lewis in the June 1 Republican primary. He was defeated by Dexter Grimsley (D) in the November 2 general election.[3][4]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 85 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dexter Grimsley (D) 6,692
Jody Singleton (R) 6,255
Alabama House of Representatives, District 85 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jody Singleton (R) 2,437
Bobby Lewis (R) 742

Endorsements

Singleton was endorsed by:

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express[5]

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