|Alabama House of Representatives District 78|
|November 5, 2014|
|Years in position||39|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Alabama State University|
|Master's||Alabama State University|
|Other||OIC, University of Pennsylvania and LLD, Jones School of Law|
Holmes is currently a college professor and real estate broker.
He is a member of the Hutchinson Missionary Baptist Church, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Montgomery Improvement Association, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Alabama Southern Christian Leadership Conference Board, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
Holmes served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:
|Alabama House of Representatives, District 78 General Election (2010)|
|Alvin Holmes (D)||7,349|
|Larry Thomas (I)||1,313|
Holmes raised $120,812 for his campaign.
In 2010, Holmes raised $91,631 in contributions. 
His three largest contributors were:
|Alabama Education Association||$11,918|
|Alabama Trial Lawyers Association||$8,500|
Below are Holmes's top 5 campaign contributors in 2008, a year in which there was no election:
|AL Education Assoc||$5,000|
|AL Trial Lawyers Assoc||$2,500|
|Fight Back for Justice Fund||$2,500|
In 2006, Holmes raised $120,812 in donations. 
Listed below are those that made the largest contributions.
|Alabama Education Association||$16,739|
|Seth Hammett Campaign||$10,000|
|Alabama Trial Lawyers Association||$9,500|
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- Inquiry into Alabama State University is not racist - Montgomery Advertiser
- US Supreme Court declines to hear part of redistricting lawsuit - Montgomery Advertiser
- ASU deserves credit for meaningful reforms (Opinion from Donald Watkins ... - al.com
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Holmes has one child.
- Alabama Legislature - Alvin Holmes
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2002, 1998
|Alabama House District 78
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