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Rising Republican Stars

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Rising Republican Stars – May 2015

Rising Republican Stars – May 2015

Steve with his late wife Sandra

Rising Republican Star Steve Livingston

Steve Livingston is this week’s Rising Republican Star and the Republican candidate for State Senate, District 8. The district includes parts of DeKalb, Jackson and Madison Counties. Senator Shad McGill previously represented the district, but decided not to run for re-election this year. Steve Livingston is pro-business, against tax increases and pro-small government. We encourage […]

Angus with his family and LA Governor Bobby Jindal

Rising Republican Star Angus Cooper, III

Angus R. Cooper, III is this week’s Rising Republican Star. Born and raised in Mobile, Angus graduated from UMS-Wright Preparatory School before obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree from the Culverhouse College of Commerce at the University of Alabama. Upon graduation, Angus joined Herfurth & Co. Shipping GmbH in Antwerp, Belgium. Angus now serves as […]

Rising Republican Star Bob Fincher

Rising Republican Star Bob Fincher

This week’s Rising Republican Star is Bob Fincher, the Republican nominee for Alabama House of Representatives, District 37. The district includes the southern part of Cleburne County, all of Randolph County, and much of northern and western Chambers County. Bob and his wife of 35 years, Sheila, have two sons. Brandon is 29, has been […]

Rising Republican Star Jason Youngblood

Rising Republican Star Jason Youngblood

Jason Youngblood is this week’s Rising Republican Star and the Republican nominee for Pike County Sheriff. Jason has spent his entire adult life serving and protecting others through his career of 18 years as a police officer and a continuing 19 years as a member of the Alabama National Guard. He is currently a Sergeant […]

Rising Republican Star Rich Wingo

Rising Republican Star Rich Wingo

Rich Wingo of Tuscaloosa is this week’s Rising Republican Star. Originally from Elkhart, Indiana, Rich moved to Alabama in 1974 when he was recruited by Coach Paul “Bear” Bryant to play for the University of Alabama football team. Rich was part of the famous “Goal Line Stand” in the 1978 Sugar Bowl when Alabama defeated […]

Josh with Governor Bentley

Rising Republican Star Josh Summerford

Josh Summerford is this week’s Rising Republican Star. Josh and his family reside in Leesburg. Josh was recently promoted to Chief Investigator for the District Attorney’s Office in Cherokee and DeKalb Counties. He has been with the District Attorney’s Office since 2008 and looks forward to the new challenges being Chief Investigator will bring. A […]

Rising Republican Star Mary Scott Hunter

Rising Republican Star Mary Scott Hunter

Mary Scott Hunter is this week’s Rising Star. Mary Scott grew up on the Alabama Gulf Coast and is the daughter of Scott and Deborah Hunter of Daphne, Alabama. She graduated cum laude from the University of Alabama in 1995 and went on to The University of Alabama School of Law. Mary Scott was commissioned […]

Collier zip-lining with First Lady Dianne Bentley

Rising Republican Star Collier Tynes

If you have been following First Lady Dianne Bentley’s trek through Alabama’s state parks this summer, you have surely noticed the smiling face of this week’s Rising Republican Star. As a graduate of Auburn University, Collier Tynes is currently working as the Initiatives Coordinator for the First Lady of Alabama and has traveled alongside our […]