Former Republican state Senator and conservative candidate for Congress in Alabama's open First Congressional District Bill Hightower (R-AL) today filed with the Alabama Republican Party in Montgomery to formally be a candidate for Congress.
Bill Hightower said: "I am excited that we have taken the next step in our journey. We have focused our campaign on my strong conservative record in the state Senate, our conservative vision for Alabama's future, and being an ally to President Trump in the House of Representatives. And the outpouring of support we have received from all corners of the First Congressional District has been humbling. I am confident that with the support of my family, our campaign staff, and the thousands of Alabamians who have rallied behind our message that we will make Alabama values heard in the halls of Congress."
Bill Hightower, a longtime resident of South Alabama, is a small businessman and former Alabama state senator (2013-2018) who was consistently rated one of the state’s most conservative legislators.