Alabama's 5th Congressional District

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The 5th Congressional District of Alabama is a congressional district in northern Alabama.

Alabama's 5th congressional district includes the counties of Colbert, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison and Jackson. It also includes part of Morgan County.[1]

The current representative of the 5th congressional district is Mo Brooks (R).



See also: Alabama's 5th congressional district elections, 2012

The 5th congressional district of Alabama held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Mo Brooks won re-election in the district.[2]


On November 2, 2010, Mo Brooks won election to the United States House. He defeated Steve Raby in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Alabama District 5 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMo Brooks 57.9% 131,109
     Democratic Steve Raby 42.1% 95,192
Total Votes 226,301



This is the 5th congressional district of Alabama after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Alabama

In 2011, the Alabama State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.

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