Retail Association makes 2024 endorsements

MONTGOMERY – Alabama RetailPAC, the Alabama Retail Association’s state political action committee, has made endorsements in Alabama’s appellate court races and the Public Service Commission president’s race for the 2024 election cycle.

At its annual meeting. the Alabama Retail Association’s board of directors also voted for its endorsements in the state’s congressional races.

The Alabama Retail Association believes these candidates understand retailers and will give retailers’ interests a fair hearing,” said Alabama Retail Chairman Michael Gee. The Retail Association closely evaluates each candidate’s record and discusses the ramifications of each race before granting its endorsement. “We are confident these candidates are the best choices for these positions,” said Alabama Retail President Rick Brown.

Incumbents are indicated with an asterisk.

For the Alabama Supreme Court, RetailPAC endorses:

Place 1, Associate Justice – Judge Chris McCool

Place 2, Associate Justice – Justice Tommy Bryan*

Place 3, Associate Justice – Justice Will Sellers*

Place 4, Associate Justice – Justice Jay Mitchell*

For the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals, RetailPAC endorses:

Place 1, Judge Christy Edwards*

Place 2, Judge Chad Hanson*

Place 3, Judge Terry A. Moore*

For the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals, RetailPAC endorses:

Place 1, Judge Richard Minor*

Place 2, Thomas Govan

Place 3, Judge Bill Cole*

For president of the Alabama Public Service Commission, RetailPAC endorses:

Twinkle Cavanaugh*

The Alabama Retail Association board of directors endorses the following U.S. congressional candidates for the 2024 election cycle:

3rd District – U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers*

4th District – U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt*

5th District – U.S. Rep. Dale Strong*

6th District – U.S. Rep. Gary Palmer*

7th District – U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell*

The Alabama Retail Association represents retailers, the largest private employer in the state of Alabama, before the Alabama Legislature and the U.S. Congress. Through sales of food, clothing, furniture, medicine and more, our 4,300 independent merchant and national company members touch almost every aspect of daily living. Since 1943, we’ve worked to promote what’s best for the retail industry in Alabama. Whether voicing the retail view when public policy is made, educating members about issues that impact them, negotiating rates for benefits and services or communicating the retail story, the Alabama Retail Association and its members are better together.

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