Campaign reports for the third quarter show money pouring into Republican candidates in the race for U.S. Senate and the 1st Congressional District in Alabama. The quarter ended September 30.
Four Republicans are vying for the Lower Alabama congressional seat currently held by Bradley Byrne. Byrne is running for U.S. Senate. Among the four, former State Senator Bill Hightower received the most campaign donations in the quarter. Hightower raised $173,000, bringing his total contributions to $560,000. Hightower ran unsuccessfully for governor last year.