Henry White

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Henry White
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Alabama House of Representatives District 5
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Educator
Henry White was a Democratic member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 5th district, Limestone county. He was first elected in 2006.

Prior to his election to the House, White served on the Athens City Council.[1]

Issue positions

White did not provide answers to the Alabama State Legislative Election 2006 National Political Awareness Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

White formerly served on the following committees:



See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

White lost his re-election bid to the 5th District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition. He was defeated by Republican Dan Williams in the November 2 general election.[3]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 5 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dan Williams (R) 8,807
Henry White (D) 5,402
Jerry Hill (I) 1,359


On November 7, 2006, White was elected to the 5th District Seat in the Alabama House of Representatives, defeating opponent Ronnie G. Coffman (R).[4]

White raised $122,366 for his campaign, while Coffman raised $80,770.[5]

Alabama State House, District 5 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Henry White (D) 7,071
Ronnie G. Coffman (R) 5,277

Campaign donors


In 2006, White collected $122,366 in donations.

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

Contributor 2006 total
Seth Hammett Campaign $46,500
AL Farmers Federation $23,841
Environmental Campaign Fund $10,000
AL Trial Lawyers Assoc $5,000
TOC PAC $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Alabama House District 5
Succeeded by
Dan Williams