Jim Bonner

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Jim Bonner
Candidate for
Alabama State Senate, District 6

Political party Republican
Website Campaign website
Jim Bonner was a Republican candidate for District 6 of the Alabama State Senate. The primary election was on June 1, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.

Bonner currently works as an instructor for the Alabama College System and has done so since 1984. He has four children and also currently works as a farmer.



See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Bonner was defeated in the November 2 general election by Roger Bedford.[1]

Alabama State Senate, District 6 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Bedford (D) 20,452
Jim Bonner (R) 17,816

Campaign themes

Bonner's website talks about the following four issues:

  • Jobs
Excerpt: "Jobs are my first priority. Alabama needs jobs."
  • Taxes
Excerpt: "My pledge to the people of Alabama is to never, In my tenure as your State Senator, vote for a Tax Increase unless it is tied to a like amount tax decrease for the taxes YOU in district 6 pay. "
  • Education
Excerpt: "I pledge to adequately fund the technical schools in our district. To offer training in developing technical fields like wind and solar as well as traditional heavy manufacturing such as automobile and electrical power generation."
  • State Budget
Excerpt: "The impact on the tax base should be obvious. Without jobs there is no income and no income tax. No tax means no money to pay teachers, and roads and hospitals must suffer as we slide further down the pike. "[2]

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