Barbara Boyd, Alabama Representative

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Barbara Boyd
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Alabama House of Representatives District 32
Incumbent
In office
1994-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 20
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sMiles College, Birmingham, 1960
Master'sUniversity of Alabama, 1976
OtherEdD, University of Alabama
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 31, 1937
Place of birthAnniston, AL
ProfessionRetired
ReligionChristian Methodist Episcopal
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Barbara Boyd is a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 32nd district, Calhoun and Talladega counties. She was first elected in 1994.

Boyd is a retired school teacher. She worked at Weaver Junior High and High Schools (1970-1985), Calhoun County Training School (1962-1970), and JW Darden High School (1960-1962).

Boyd is a member of the Alabama Democratic Conference, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated - Iota Mu Omega Chapter, Murray Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, and the New South Coalition.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Boyd served on these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

  • Subcommittee on Resolutions, Vice Chair
  • Subcommittee on Government Regulations

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Boyd won re-election to the 32nd District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Ron Struzik in the November 2 general election.[2]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 32 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Barbara Boyd (D) 7,240
Ron Struzik (R) 2,905

2006

On November 7, 2006, Boyd was re-elected to the 32nd District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Ben Little (R).[3]

Boyd raised $54,214 for her campaign, while Little raised $10,275.[4]

Alabama State House, District 32 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Barbara Boyd (D) 6,215
Ben Little (R) 2,210

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Boyd raised $57,525 in contributions. [5]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Education Association $13,260
L PAC $5,000
FGA PAC $5,000
Alabama Power Co $3,500

2006

In 2006, Boyd collected $54,214 in donations.

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

Contributor 2006 total
AL Education Assoc $10,688
Seth Hammett Campaign $5,000
AL State Employees Assoc $3,728
Mr & Mrs Milton E McGregor $3,000
AL Trial Lawyers Assoc $2,500

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Personal

Boyd is divorced and has two children.

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Alabama House District 32
1994–present
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