Former state Senator and conservative candidate for Congress in Alabama's 1st congressional district Bill Hightower (R-AL) issued the following statement upon earning a spot in the run-off election to represent the Republican Party on November's ballot.
Bill Hightower said: "My family and our entire campaign are incredibly grateful for the tremendous support we received this evening.
"Voters responded to our positive message of defending the unborn, protecting our liberties, and holding career politicians accountable, and they rewarded our campaign with spot in the Republican run-off election.
"Our message will not change. We will continue to fight for our Alabama values, and we will stand alongside President Trump and his agenda to Keep America Great."