Mike Curtis

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Candidate for
Alabama State Senate, District 1
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Alabama House of Representatives District 2
ProfessionInsurance Agent
Office website
Mike Curtis is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 1 of the Alabama State Senate.

Curtis was a member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 2nd District from 2006 to 2010. The district includes part of Lauderdale County.


Curtis currently works as an Associate Agent with Nationwide Insurance. Prior to his election to the House he served on the Lauderdale County Commission from 1996-2006.

Curtis sits on the Board of 911, the Association of County Commissions of Alabama, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Shoals National Championship Committee, and the Association of County Commissions of Alabama Liability Self-Insurance Fund. He is a member of Atlas Church of Christ and the Lauderdale County Career Technical Advisory Committee.[1]

Issue positions

Curtis 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]

Committee assignments

Curtis formerly served on the following committees:



See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Alabama State Senate will consist of a primary election on June 3, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was February 7, 2013. Earl Gardner will face Mike Curtis in the Democratic primary. Chris Seibert will face Jonathan Berryhill and Tim Melson in the Republican primary.[3][4]


See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Curtis lost his re-election bid to the 2nd District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated in the November 2 general election by Lynn Greer.[5]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 2 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Lynn Greer (R) 7,599
Mike Curtis (D) 6,284


On November 7, 2006, Curtis won election to the 2nd District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Mary Pettus (R).[6]

Curtis raised $91,067 for his campaign, while Pettus raised $7,260.[7]

Colorado State House, District 2 (2006)
Candidates Votes

Green check mark transparent.png Mike Curtis (D) 7,704
Mary Pettus (R) 4,115

Campaign donors


In 2006, Curtis collected $91,067 in donations.

Below are Curtis's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[8]

Contributor 2006 total
AL Education Assoc $20,000
Seth Hammett Campaign $19,500
Alabama Assoc of Realtors $3,000
Charles C Anderson $3,000
Lauderdale County Democratic Party $2,700

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Political offices
Preceded by
Alabama House District 2
Succeeded by
Lynn Greer