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Rep. Byrne to address Lowndes Republicans Monday

U.S. Representative of Alabama District 1 and 2019 U.S. Senate Candidate Bradley Byrne will be speaking to the Lowndes County Republican Party meeting on Monday, Aug. 26. The meeting will take place in the fellowship hall at Hayneville Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.

Byrne (Republican) is the representative from Alabama’s 1st Congressional District in the U.S. House. He was first elected in a special election in 2013 to fill the seat left vacant by Rep. Jo Bonner (R).

Byrne served in the Alabama State Senate for five years, representing District 32 from 2002 to 2007. He has also worked in two education-related posts as a member of the Alabama State Board of Education and the chancellor of the Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education.

On February 20, 2019, Byrne announced his candidacy for Alabama’s United States Senate seat in 2020.