Endorsement

May 1, 2018

Walt Maddox receives endorsement from Ron Sparks, other Alabama influencers

Walt Maddox‘s campaign announced on the backing of former Alabama Agricultural Commissioner Ron Sparks on Monday. “Walt has compassion and he has leadership. He stood in the streets of Tuscaloosa in its darkest hours and darkest days. He showed compassion, leadership, and strength to rebuild the city,” said Sparks. “He will never put party over the people of Alabama.” Maddox hinted that should he be elected, Sparks might be asked to join his administration. “I […]
April 30, 2018

Ron Sparks backs Walt Maddox in Democratic gubernatorial primary

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Walt Maddox gained the backing of former state Agriculture Commissioner Ron Sparks on Monday — an endorsement the campaign touted as coming from “one of the most popular Democrats in recent Alabama political history.” Sparks referenced Maddox’s leadership as Tuscaloosa mayor and overseeing the recovery of the city from the 2011 tornado. “Walt has compassion and he has leadership. He stood in the streets of Tuscaloosa in its darkest hours and darkest […]
April 19, 2018

Our View: Walt Maddox for Governor of Alabama

On June 5th, Alabama voters will have the opportunity to participate in the state’s gubernatorial primary. Both the Republican and Democratic elections will be on this date, and voters can only participate in one. This editorial board urges Alabamians to support Tuscaloosa mayor Walt Maddox for the governorship. Maddox’s platform consists of common-sense solutions to Alabama’s problems. He seeks to improve the job opportunities for Alabamians through workforce training and development and more affordable college […]
March 26, 2018

Former state Sen. Roger Bedford endorses Walt Maddox

Russellville – Democrat, former state Sen. Roger Bedford on Friday announced he was endorsing Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox for Governor of Alabama. Bedford says Maddox is the “new fresh face we need in Montgomery.” “I know first-hand that Walt Maddox has what it takes. He has a proven record in Tuscaloosa and is a new fresh face we need in Montgomery,” said Bedford. “He has the knowledge, demeanor, and work ethic to make a difference […]
March 23, 2018

Walt Maddox endorsed by former state Sen. Roger Bedford for governor

Former Alabama state Sen. Roger Bedford endorsed Democratic gubernatorial candidate Walt Maddox on Friday, calling the Tuscaloosa mayor a “fresh face we need in Montgomery.” “I know first-hand that Walt Maddox has what it takes,” Bedford said in a statement released by the Maddox campaign. “He has a proven record in Tuscaloosa and is a new fresh face we need in Montgomery. He has the knowledge, demeanor, and work ethic to make a difference and […]
January 31, 2018

Maddox receives endorsements from across the state

Gubernatorial candidate, Walt Maddox, has received dozens of endorsements from across the state of Alabama. His endorsements are from political leaders, elected officials, organizations, entrepreneurs, and more.