Robert J. Bentley
|Robert J. Bentley|
Bentley campaign photo (2009)
|53rd Governor of Alabama|
January 17, 2011
|Preceded by||Bob Riley|
|Member of the Alabama House of Representatives
from the 63rd district
|Preceded by||Tim Parker|
|Succeeded by||Bill Poole|
|Born||Robert Julian Bentley
February 3, 1943 
Columbiana, Alabama, U.S.
|Residence||Governor's Mansion (while in office)
Tuscaloosa, Alabama (personal)
|Alma mater||University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
University of Alabama, Birmingham
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
|Years of service||1969–1975|
Robert Julian Bentley (born February 3, 1943) is an American politician and medical doctor. Bentley is the 53rd and current Governor of Alabama. A member of the Republican Party, Bentley was elected Governor in 2010 and was sworn in on January 17, 2011.
References[change | change source]
- Michael Tomberlin (May 17, 2010). "Campaign 2010: Robert Bentley criss-crosses Alabama, focuses on meeting voters in bid to win governor's office". The Birmingham News. http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2010/05/campaign_2010_robert_bentley_a.html. Retrieved April 30, 2011.
- The Associated Press (January 17, 2011). "Prepared text of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley's inauguration speech". al.com. http://blog.al.com/wire/2011/01/prepared_text_of_alabama_gov_r.html. Retrieved April 30, 2011.