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Bradley Byrne
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Alabama's 1st district
In office
January 8, 2014 – January 3, 2021
Preceded by Jo Bonner
Succeeded by Jerry Carl
Chancellor of the Alabama Community College System
In office
May 2007 – August 31, 2009
Preceded by Roy Johnson
Succeeded by Freida Hill
Member of the Alabama Senate
from the 32nd district
In office
November 2002 – January 2007
Preceded by Albert Lipscomb
Succeeded by Trip Pittman
Member of the
Alabama State Board of Education
from the 1st district
In office
January 3, 1995 – January 4, 2003
Preceded by John Tyson
Succeeded by Randy McKinney
Personal details
Born
Bradley Roberts Byrne

February 16, 1955 (1955-02-16) (age 66)
Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
Political party Republican (1997–present)
Other political
affiliations
Democratic (before 1997)
Spouse(s)
Rebecca Dukes (m. 1982)
Children 4
Education Duke University (BA)
University of Alabama (JD)

Bradley Byrne (born February 16, 1955) is a former U.S representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district from 2014-2021. Bryne ran for congress in 2013 when he won in a special election. He won reelection in 2014, 2016 and finally in 2018, he announced he would not seek reelection and was replaced in 2021 by Jerry Carl. In 2019 Byrne announced that he would be running for the United States Senate held by Doug Jones but lost in the primary.

Election history

Alabama's 1st congressional district special election, 2013
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bradley Byrne 36,042 71.0
Democrat Burton LeFlore 14,968 29.0
Total votes 51,010 100.0
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district, 2014
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bradley Byrne (incumbent) 103,758 68.2
Democrat Burton LeFlore 48,278 31.7
Total votes 152,234 100.0
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district, 2016
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bradley Byrne (incumbent) 208,083 96.4
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district, 2018
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Bradley Byrne (incumbent) 153,228 63.2
Democrat Robert Kennedy Jr. 89,226 36.8
Total votes 242,617 100.0
Republican hold
United States Senate election in Alabama Republican primary, 2020
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Tommy Tuberville 239,616 33.39%
Republican Jeff Sessions 227,088 31.64%
Republican Bradley Byrne 178,627 24.89%
Republican Roy Moore 51,377 7.16%
Republican Ruth Page Nelson 7,200 1.00%
Republican Arnold Mooney 7,149 1.00%
Republican Stanley Adair 6,608 0.92%
Total votes 717,665 100.0%


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