Wednesday, February 28, 2024

ATA releases list of “Trucker Approved” candidates for upcoming state primaries

On Tuesday, March 5, 2024, Alabama holds its Primary Election. We urge you to support the Get Out The Trucking Vote initiative! With a focus on key judicial races, ATA’s political action committee, TRUK PAC, has evaluated the candidates and identified those who best understand and support truckers’ interests. Those “Trucker Approved” candidates are listed below. Please share this list with friends, family, employees, and co-workers. Thanks for backing pro-trucking candidates.

Click here to download a printable voter guide for the March 5, 2024 Primary Election.

Supreme Court

  • Chief Justice (Open Seat) – Republican candidates include Bryan Taylor, an attorney, and former state senator, and Justice Sarah Stewart of the Alabama Supreme Court. Democrat candidate Greg Griffin, a judge on Alabama’s 15th Judicial Circuit Court, is running unopposed. ATA has not endorsed a candidate in this race.
  • Place 1 (Open Seat) – Judge Chris McCool
  • Place 2 – Justice Tommy Bryan
  • Place 3 – Justice Will Sellers
  • Place 4 – Justice Jay Mitchell

Court of Civil Appeals

  • Place 1 – Judge Christy Edwards
  • Place 2 – Judge Chad Hanson
  • Place 3 – Judge Terry Moore

Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals

  • Place 1 – Judge Richard Minor
  • Place 2 (Open Seat) – Thomas Govan
  • Place 3 – Judge William “Bill’ Cole

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