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Tommy Sherer
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Alabama House of Representatives District 13
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Educator
Tommy Sherer was a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 13th District, Walker County. He was first elected in 2002.

Sherer worked as a Principal for Jasper City Schools from 1990-2002 and Public Relations Director from 1998-1990.

He is a member of the Kiwanis Club, Cattlemen's Association, Children's Policy Council, First Baptist Church of Jasper, Mental Health Advisory Board, and Sons of the American Legion.[1]

Issue positions

Sherer's answers to the Alabama State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test are provided. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected. He did not provide an answer when asked his top legislative priorities.[2]

Committee assignments

Sherer formerly served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sherer lost his re-election bid to the 13th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Bill Roberts in the November 2 general election.[3]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 13 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Bill Roberts (R) 7,990
Tommy Sherer (D) 5,186

2006

On November 7, 2006, Sherer was re-elected to the 13th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent James Brooks (R).[4]

Sherer raised $54,561 for his campaign, while Brooks raised $500.[5]

Alabama State House, District 13 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Tommy Sherer (D) 7,298
James Brooks (R) 3,202


Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Sherer collected $54,561 in donations.

Below are Sherer's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2006 election:[6]

Contributor 2006 total
Seth Hammett Campaign $12,500
AL Education Assoc $10,000
AL State Employees Assoc $3,228
Environmental Campaign Fund $2,500
BellSouth $2,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alabama House District 13
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Bill Roberts