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Berry Forte
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Alabama House of Representatives District 84
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 5
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
ReligionWorker, American Buildings in Eufaula
Office website
Berry Forte is a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 84th District. He was elected on November 2, 2010.

Forte has been employed as a worker for American Buildings in Eufaula.

Committee assignments


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

  • Subcommittee on Regulations (Economic Development and Tourism)
  • Subcommittee on Health Care Professionals and Procedures



See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Forte defeated John McGowan and Joseph C. Newton in the primary. He then defeated Joyce L. Perrin in the November 2 general election.[1][2]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 84 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Berry Forte (D) 7,764
Joyce L. Perrin (R) 4,152
Alabama House of Representatives, District 84 Democratic Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Berry Forte (D) 4,021
Green check mark transparent.png John McGowan (D) 2,449
Joseph C. Newton (D) 2,124
Alabama House of Representatives, District 84 Dem Primary Runoff (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Berry Forte (D) 4,786
John McGowan (D) 2,613

Campaign donors


In 2010, Forte raised $49,691 in contributions. [3]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Farmers Federation $11,086
Alabama Education Association $10,000
Alabama Democratic Party $5,000
Alabama Trial Lawyers Association $2,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Billy Beasley
Alabama House District 84
Succeeded by