Jerry Carl

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Jerry Carl
Jerry Carl 117th U.S Congress.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Alabama's 1st district
Assumed office
January 3, 2021
Preceded byBradley Byrne
Personal details
Born (1958-06-17) June 17, 1958 (age 63)
Mobile, Alabama, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)
Tina Carl (m. 1981)
Children2
EducationFlorida Gateway College
WebsiteHouse website

Jerry Carl (born June 17, 1958) is a Republican politician who represents Alabama's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Democrat James Averhart in the November general election and was sworn in on January 3, 2021.[1]

Election history[change | change source]

Alabama's 1st congressional district, 2020[2]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Jerry Carl 211,825 64.4
Democratic James Averhart 116,949 35.5
Total votes 329,075 100.0
Republican hold

References[change | change source]

  1. "Bill Hightower, Jerry Carl make runoff in 1st Congressional District". Retrieved 8 January 2021.
  2. "State of Alabama - Canvass of Results -" (PDF). Alabama Secretary of State. Retrieved November 23, 2020.