J.T. Waggoner

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J.T. Waggoner
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Alabama State Senate District 16
Incumbent
In office
1990-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 24
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Senate Majority Leader
2010-present
Compensation
Base salary$53,438/year
Per diemIncluded in salary
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Alabama House of Representatives
1966-1983
Education
Bachelor'sBirmingham Southern College
J.D.Birmingham School of Law
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 8, 1937
Place of birthBirmingham, AL
ProfessionPresident, Birmingham Business Consultants LLC
ReligionChurch of Christ
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
J. T. "Jabo" Waggoner is a Republican member of the Alabama State Senate, representing the 16th District since 1990. He became the Majority Leader in 2011 after serving as the Minority Leader from 2002-2010. Previously he was a member of the Alabama House of Representatives from 1966 through 1983. He received a B.A. from Birmingham Southern College and a Juris Doctor degree from Birmingham School of Law

Committee assignments

2011-2012

Waggoner has been appointed to these committees in the 2011-2012 legislative session:

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Waggoner ran for re-election to the 16th District Seat in 2010. He won with no opposition in the November 2 general election.[1]

2006

On November 7, 2006, Waggoner won re-election to the 16th District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, defeating opponent Russ Parker (D).[2]

Waggoner raised $318,100 for his campaign, while Parker raised $4,408.[3]

Alabama State Senate, District 16 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png J.T. Waggoner (R) 34,196
Russ Parker (D) 9,789

2002

On November 5, 2006, Waggoner won re-election to the 16th District Seat in the Alabama State Senate, running unopposed in the general election.[4]

Waggoner raised $241,164 for his campaign.[5]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Waggoner raised $268,044 in contributions. [6]

His seven largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $40,000
Medical Association of the State of Alabama $17,264
Alabama Retail Association $12,500
Alabama Trucking Association $10,000
Alabama Power Co $10,000
Automobile Dealers Association Of Alabama $10,000
Change PAC $10,000

2006

In 2006, Waggoner collected $318,100 in donations.[7]

His five largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Forestry Association $20,000
Business Council Of Alabama $20,000
Medical Association of the State of Alabama $15,000
BI PAC $11,500
Alabama Association Of Realtors $11,000

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District 16

Waggoner represents Alabama Senate District 16, which includes parts of Jefferson and Shelby counties[8].

Personal

Waggoner has four children and resides with his wife Marilyn in Birmingham, Alabama.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Alabama House of Representatives
1966–1983
Succeeded by
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Alabama State Senate District 16
1990–present
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