Kurt Wallace

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Kurt Wallace
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Alabama House of Representatives District 42
Incumbent
In office
November 3, 2010-Present
Term ends
November 5, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$10/day
Per diem$4,308/month
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor, Town of Maplesville
2008-2010
Education
Bachelor'sFaulkner University, 2001
Master'sFaulkner University, 2005
Personal
BirthdayJuly 17, 1957
Place of birthMaplesville, AL
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kurt Wallace (b. July 17, 1957) is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 42nd District. He was elected on November 2, 2010. He formerly served on the City Council of the Town of Maplesville from 1999 to 2007. He also served as the Mayor from 2008 to 2010.

Wallace earned his BS in Business Administration from Faulkner University in 2001. He went on to receive his MBS in Management from Faulkner University in 2005. He has also worked as director of distribution for Bush Hog from 1984 to 2009.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

  • Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Subcommittee on Utilities

Issues

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Kurt Wallace endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [1]

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wallace defeated incumbent Democrat James Martin in the November 2 general election.[2]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 42 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Kurt Wallace (R) 9,382
James Martin (D) 5,452
State legislative candidates endorsed by Tea Party organizations

Endorsements

Wallace was endorsed by:

  • The Alabama Tea Party Express [3]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Wallace raised $153,042 in contributions. [4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $37,485
Business Council Of Alabama $36,000
Timberpac $15,000
Shelby County Republican Party $13,500

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Personal

Wallace and his wife Connie have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
James Martin
Alabama House District 42
2010–present
Succeeded by
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