Wallace Wyatt, Jr.

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Wallace Wyatt, Jr.
Candidate for
Alabama State Senate, District 12

Political party Democratic
Website Campaign website
Wallace Wyatt, Jr. was a Democratic candidate for District 12 of the Alabama State Senate. The primary election was on June 1, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.

Wyatt served as Tank Commander, Paratrooper, and Special Forces/Green Beret in the AANG for 15 years. He then served as a Probate Judge from 1988 to 2008.

Wyatt is married to Brenda Wyatt, and they have two daughters.

Elections

2010

See also: Alabama State Senate elections, 2010

Wyatt was defeated in the November 2 general election by Del Marsh.[1]

Alabama State Senate, District 12 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Del Marsh (R) 26,715
Wallace Wyatt, Jr. (D) 15,210

Campaign themes

Wyatt's website lists the following issues:

  • Jobs
Excerpt: "People are suffering, and they need jobs, good paying jobs with benefits... We must do our part to get companies to come to St. Clair and Calhoun counties."
  • Education
Excerpt: "I will work tirelessly to make sure that proper funding of education is a top priority. "
  • Seniors
Excerpt: "Our seniors are the backbone of this district, state and nation, and I will fight for legislation that gives them the support they need."
  • Farmers
Excerpt: "We need to support our local farmers' markets, efforts like "Buy Fresh, Buy Local," and we need to make sure our farmers are supported and respected for all they do to make our state strong."
  • Roads
Excerpt: "As senator, I will work hard to make sure infrastructure gets the funding it needs so that roads and bridges on which we send our children in school buses, seniors in vans, or travel ourselves every day, are safe."
  • Veterans
Excerpt: "When they return home, it is our duty to serve them, making sure they receive every benefit to which they are entitled and providing services to effectively meet their needs."[2]

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