Special election on February 26 will fill vacancy in Alabama state house
By Geoff Pallay
Yvonne Kennedy (D) died on December 8, 2012. Gov. Robert Bentley (R) scheduled a special election to fill the vacancy, with a primary on February 26, 2013. However, no Republican candidates filed for the seat, which in turn has turned the primary into the general election.
Here are the seven Democratic candidates vying for the seat:
In 2010, Kennedy won election without any opposition in the general election.
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