Black Republicans in Alabama Are Getting the Party Started

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  • Alabama House of Representatives
  • Tijuanna Adetunji
  • Pamela Blackmore-Jenkins
  • Phillip Brown
  • Ralph Carmichael Sr.
  • Darius Foster
  • Katrina Wallace
  • Sam Rowlin
  • Bill McCollum
  • BJ Major

A Record Number of Candidates

Historically, Alabama hasn't had the best track record on race relations. So, it may be surprising to some that in 2014, 11 Black Republicans are seeking elective office. In 2010 and 2012 there was just one. Meet nine of the candidates whose political fates will be determined on June 3. — Joyce Jones (@BETpolitichick

(Photo: Julie Bennett/AL.COM /Landov

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