Blaine Galliher http://apr.org en Hubbard Names Leaders For Some Ala. House Panels http://apr.org/post/hubbard-names-leaders-some-ala-house-panels <P>Republican House Speaker Mike Hubbard of Auburn has appointed representatives to fill committee leadership vacancies prior to the Feb. 5 start of the 2013 regular session.</P> <P>Republican Rep. Lynn Greer of Rogersville will replace Rep. Mac McCutcheon of Capshaw as chairman of the Transportation, Utilities and Infrastructure Committee. McCutcheon recently became chairman of the House Rules Committee, replacing former Rep. Blaine Galliher of Rainbow City. Galliher resigned his House seat to take a position on the governor's staff.</P> <P>Republican Rep. Wed, 09 Jan 2013 01:02:49 +0000 The Associated Press 22966 at http://apr.org Hubbard Names Leaders For Some Ala. House Panels McCutcheon Named Ala. House Rules Committee Chair http://apr.org/post/mccutcheon-named-ala-house-rules-committee-chair <P>Republican State Rep. Mac McCutcheon of Capshaw has been named chairman of the powerful Rules Committee in the Alabama House of Representatives.</P> <P>House Speaker Mike Hubbard of Auburn Thursday named McCutcheon to replace Republican Rep. Blaine Galliher of Gadsden as Rules Committee chairman. The Rules Committee sets the daily work agenda for the House.</P> <P>Galliher resigned his House seat four months ago when Gov. Thu, 29 Nov 2012 22:28:56 +0000 Ryan Vasquez 21365 at http://apr.org McCutcheon Named Ala. House Rules Committee Chair Schedule Set For Special Alabama House Election http://apr.org/post/schedule-set-special-alabama-house-election Gov. Robert Bentley has called a special election to fill the Alabama House seat vacated when Rep. Blaine Galliher of Gadsden joined the administration. Party primaries for the House District 30 seat will be held on Oct. 23, followed by any runoffs that are needed. The general election will be either Dec. 11 or Jan. 29, 2013, depending on whether there's a runoff. The district includes parts of Etowah and St. Clair counties. Galliher held the seat until he resigned to become Bentley's new legislative director. Mon, 06 Aug 2012 22:55:24 +0000 Associated Press 15769 at http://apr.org Schedule Set For Special Alabama House Election