Paul Lee

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Paul Lee
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Alabama House of Representatives District 86
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
ProfessionSalesman, WDHN-TV
Office website
Personal website
Paul Lee is a Republican member of the Alabama House of Representatives, representing the 86th District. He was elected on November 2, 2010. He also currently serves as Commissioner for District 3, the City of Dothan. He is the former president of the 2nd Congressional District as well.

Lee attended Wallace Community College. He was formerly employed for Sony. He currently works as a salesman for WDHN-TV.

Committee assignments


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

  • Subcommittee on Agribusiness Committee
  • Subcommittee on Petroleum and Waterways
  • Subcommittee on Health Care Costs
  • Subcommittee on Health Care Professionals and Procedures


Presidential preference


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

Paul Lee endorsed Newt Gingrich in the 2012 presidential election. [1]



See also: Alabama House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lee took the place of Benjamin Lewis on the general election ballot after Lewis was appointed as a district judge. He defeated Democrat Merritt Carothers in the November 2 general election.[2][3]

Alabama House of Representatives, District 86 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Paul Lee (R) 9,159
Merritt Carothers (D) 6,623

Campaign donors


In 2010, Lee raised $267,653 in contributions. [4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Alabama Republican Party $132,944
Business Council Of Alabama $36,000
Netpac $19,000
Friends Of Mike Hubbard $10,000

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Lee and his wife Ellen have one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Alabama House District 86
Succeeded by