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Elections 2020

State Facts

Capitol: Montgomery
Nickname: Heart of Dixie; Camellia State
Bird: Yellowhammer
Motto: We Dare Defend Our Rights

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama: 38.4%
Mitt Romney: 60.7%

2008

Barack Obama: 38.8%
John McCain: 60.4%

2004

John Kerry: 36.9%
George Bush: 62.5%

2000

Al Gore: 41.6%
George Bush: 56.5%

1996

Bill Clinton: 43.2%
Ross Perot: 6.0%
Bob Dole: 50.2%

1992

Bill Clinton: 40.9%
Ross Perot: 10.9%
George Bush: 47.7%

1988

Michael Dukakis: 39.9%
George Bush: 59.2%

Previous Election Results, other races

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Kevin Bass Democratic 65,225 36.1%
Parker Griffith Democratic 115,433 63.9%

2014 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Sessions Republican 795,606 100.0%

2014 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Parker Griffith Democratic 427,787 36.3%
Robert Bentley Republican 750,231 63.7%

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Bentley Republican 388,247 89.3%
Stacy Lee George Republican 25,134 5.8%
Bob Starkey Republican 21,144 4.9%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
William Barnes Democratic 160,993 60.8%
Simone De Moore Democratic 103,942 39.2%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Artur Davis Democratic 119,972 37.7%
Ron Sparks Democratic 198,358 62.3%

2010 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ron Sparks Democratic 625,710 42.1%
Robert Bentley Republican 860,472 57.9%

2010 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
William Barnes Democratic 515,619 34.7%
Richard Shelby Republican 968,181 65.3%

2010 Governor Primary Runoff

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Bentley Republican 261,233 56.1%
Bradley Byrne Republican 204,503 43.9%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Robert Bentley Republican 123,958 25.1%
Bradley Byrne Republican 137,451 27.9%
Tim James Republican 123,792 25.1%
Roy Moore Republican 95,163 19.3%

2010 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
N.C. Moser Republican 75,190 15.6%
Richard Shelby Republican 405,398 84.4%

2008 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Vivian Figures Democratic 112,074 63.7%
Johnny Swanson Democratic 38,757 22.0%
Mark Townsend Democratic 25,058 14.2%

2008 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Vivian Figures Democratic 752,391 36.6%
Jeff Sessions Republican 1,305,383 63.4%

2008 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Earl Gavin Republican 16,718 7.7%
Jeff Sessions Republican 199,690 92.3%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Lucy Baxley Democratic 279,165 59.8%
Don Siegelman Democratic 170,016 36.4%

2006 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Lucy Baxley Democratic 519,827 42.0%
Bob Riley Republican 718,327 58.0%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roy Moore Republican 153,354 33.3%
Bob Riley Republican 306,665 66.7%

2004 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Wayne Sowell Democratic 595,018 32.4%
Richard Shelby Republican 1,242,200 67.6%

2002 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Julian McPhillips Democratic 170,222 42.8%
Susan Parker Democratic 190,978 48.0%
Wayne Sowell Democratic 36,719 9.2%

2002 Senate Primary Runoff

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Julian McPhillips Democratic 94,614 34.9%
Susan Parker Democratic 176,582 65.1%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Charles Bishop Democratic 80,193 18.4%
Gladys Riddle Democratic 9,246 2.1%
Don Siegelman Democratic 331,571 76.2%
Mark Townsend Democratic 9,890 2.3%

2002 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Susan Parker Democratic 538,878 39.9%
Jeff Sessions Republican 792,561 58.6%

2002 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Don Siegelman Democratic 669,105 49.0%
Bob Riley Republican 672,225 49.3%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tim James Republican 30,871 8.6%
Bob Riley Republican 262,851 73.5%
Steve Windom Republican 63,775 17.8%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Lee Lamb Democratic 7,612 2.1%
Lenora Pate Democratic 59,300 16.6%
Don Siegelman Democratic 280,181 78.2%
Wayne Sowell Democratic 11,086 3.1%

1998 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Clayton Suddith Democratic 474,568 36.7%
Richard Shelby Republican 817,973 63.3%

1998 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Don Siegelman Democratic 760,155 57.8%
Fob James Republican 554,746 42.2%

1998 Governor Primary Runoff

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Winton Blount Republican 203,658 44.2%
Fob James Republican 256,702 55.8%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Winton Blount Republican 147,958 41.2%
Guy Hunt Republican 28,652 8.0%
Fob James Republican 172,145 47.9%

1996 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Bedford Democratic 141,360 44.8%
Marilyn Bromberg Democratic 11,573 3.7%
Glen Browder Democratic 91,203 28.9%
Natalie Davis Democratic 71,588 22.7%

1996 Senate Primary Runoff

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Bedford Democratic 141,747 61.6%
Glen Browder Democratic 88,415 38.4%

1996 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Roger Bedford Democratic 681,651 45.5%
Jeff Sessions Republican 786,436 52.5%

1996 Senate Primary Runoff

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Sid McDonald Republican 56,156 40.7%
Jeff Sessions Republican 81,681 59.3%

1996 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jimmy Blake Republican 15,385 7.1%
Walter Clark Republican 18,745 8.6%
Albert Lipscomb Republican 7,672 3.5%
Sid McDonald Republican 47,200 21.7%
Frank McRight Republican 21,964 10.1%
Jeff Sessions Republican 82,373 37.8%
Charles Woods Republican 24,406 11.2%