Jo Bonner

Alabama Republican politician

Josiah Robins Bonner Jr. (born November 19, 1959) is a former American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district from 2003 to 2013. He is part of the Republican Party. He left his job in Congress on August 2, 2013, to take a job with the University of Alabama.[1] He currently serves as chief of staff to Alabama Governor Kay Ivey.[2]

Jo Bonner
Rep. Jo Bonner.jpg
Chief of Staff to the Governor of Alabama
Assumed office
January 20, 2019
Preceded bySteve Pelham
Chair of the House Ethics Committee
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2013
Preceded byZoe Lofgren
Succeeded byMike Conaway
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Alabama's 1st district
In office
January 3, 2003 – August 2, 2013
Preceded bySonny Callahan
Succeeded byBradley Byrne
Personal details
Born
Josiah Robins Bonner

(1959-11-19) November 19, 1959 (age 62)
Selma, Alabama, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Janée Lambert
Children2
Alma materUniversity of Alabama

Election historyEdit

Alabama's 1st congressional district election, 2002
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner 108,102 60.1
Democratic Judy Belk 67,507 37.5
Libertarian Dick Coffee 2,957 1.6
Write-ins 1,350 0.8
Total votes 179,916 100.0
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner (incumbent) 161,067 63.1
Democratic Judy Belk 93,938 36.8
Write-ins 159 0.1
Total votes 255,164 100.0
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district election, 2006
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner (incumbent) 112,944 68.1
Democratic Vivian Beckerle 52,770 31.82
Write-ins 127 0.08
Total votes 165,841 100.00
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district election, 2008[6]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner (incumbent) 210,660 98.27%
Write-ins 3,707 1.73%
Total votes 214,367 100.00%
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district election, 2010[7]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner (incumbent) 128,802 83.1%
Constitution David M. Walter 26,294 16.9%
Total votes 155,096 100.0%
Republican hold
Alabama's 1st congressional district, 2012[8]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jo Bonner (incumbent) 196,374 97.9
Write-ins 4,302 2.1
Total votes 200,676 100.0
Republican hold

ReferencesEdit

  1. Seiger, Teresa (May 23, 2013). "Rep. Jo Bonner talks about his resignation from Congress; new job at UA". al.com. Retrieved May 23, 2013.
  2. "Chief of Staff". Retrieved January 8, 2021.
  3. Trandahl, Jeff (May 1, 2003). "Statistics of the congressional election of November 5, 2002" (PDF). Clerk of the United States House of Representatives. p. 1. Retrieved May 24, 2012.
  4. "Statistics of the Presidential and Congressional Election of November 2, 2006" (PDF). Retrieved July 9, 2020.
  5. "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006" (PDF). Retrieved July 9, 2020.
  6. "Certified General Election Results without write-in appendix" (PDF). Secretary of State of Alabama. 2008-11-25. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-11-27. Retrieved 2008-12-03.
  7. "New York Times Election Results 2010". The New York Times.
  8. "Secretary of State Canvass of Results General Election November 6, 2012" (PDF).