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Mike Ball
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Alabama House of Representatives District 10
In office
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 12
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Associate'sJefferson State Junior College, 1982
Bachelor'sAthens State University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service1973-1977
BirthdaySeptember 17, 1954
Place of birthStockton, CA
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Office website
Personal website
Mike Ball (b. September 17, 1954) is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing District 10, Madison County. He was first elected in 2002.


Ball's professional experience includes working as an agent-supervisor/hostage negotiator with the Alabama Bureau of Investigation - Major Crimes Unit from 1986-2003 and as a state trooper with the Alabama State Troopers, Highway Patrol from 1978-1986.

He is a member of the Alabama State Trooper Association, American Legion, Asbury United Methodist Church, and Huntsville Traditional Music Association.[1]

Committee assignments


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

  • Subcommittee on Regulations
  • Subcommittee on Campaign Finance


Ball did not provide answers to the Alabama State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]



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 Mike Ball was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[3][4][5][6]


See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ball won re-election to the 10th District seat in 2010. He had no opposition.[7]


On November 7, 2006, Ball was re-elected to the 10th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, running uncontested in the general election.[8]

Ball raised $63,532 for his campaign.[9]

Campaign donors


In 2010, Ball raised $46,444 in contributions.[10]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Ball, Mike & Debbie $5,000
Republicans For The Future $2,500
Alabama Power Co $2,000
Alabama Trucking Association $2,000


Below are Ball's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[11]

Contributor 2006 total
Business Council of AL $7,500
Arthur Orr Campaign $3,200
AL Assoc of Realtors $3,000
AL Forestry Assoc $2,000
Compass Bank $2,000



Presidential preference


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

Mike Ball (Alabama) endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [12]


Ball and his wife, Debbie, have three children.

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