Lowell Barron

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Lowell Ray Barron
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Alabama State Senate District 8
Former member
Term in office began
1982
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Businessman
Lowell Ray Barron is a former Democratic member of the Alabama State Senate, representing the District 8 from 1982 to 2010. He served as President Pro Tempore of the Alabama State Senate from 1999 to 2006.

Biography

Barron earned his B.S. in Pharmacy from Auburn University.

Committee assignments

Barron formerly served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Barron ran for re-election to the 8th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Shadrack McGill in the November 2 general election.[1]

Alabama State Senate, District 8 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Shadrack McGill (R) 20,603
Lowell Barron (D) 20,016

2006

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2006

On November 7, 2006, Barron won re-election to the 8th District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, defeating opponent Don Stout (R).[2]

Barron raised $1,254,794 for his campaign, while Stout raised $277,609.[3]

Alabama State Senate, District 8 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lowell Barron (D) 19,364
Don Stout (R) 14,855

2002

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2002

On November 5, 2002, Barron won re-election to the 8th District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, defeating opponent David Hammonds (R).[4]

Barron raised $600,935 for his campaign, while Hammonds raised $22,490.[5]

Alabama State Senate, District 8 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lowell Barron (D) 19,890
David Hammonds (R) 14,222

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Barron collected $1,254,794 in donations.[6]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Tennessee Valley Citizens For Economic Development $170,300
Lowell R. Barron $100,000
Senate Majority Pac $80,000
Leader Pac $62,000
Home Builders Association Of Alabama $60,492

Personal

Barron has four children and resides with his wife, Susan, in Fyffe, Alabama.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alabama State Senate District 8
1982–2010
Succeeded by
Shadrack McGill