Gary Palmer en Gary Palmer Wins in 6th Congressional District <div class="article_text article_paragraph0"><p>Conservative policy analyst Gary Palmer came from far behind Tuesday to defeat state Rep. Paul DeMarco in the Republican runoff in Alabama’s 6th congressional district.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:08:08 +0000 Associated Press & Jay Reeves 55862 at Gary Palmer Wins in 6th Congressional District DeMarco, Palmer Seek GOP Nod In Ala. 6th District <p></p><p>A state legislator and the founder of a conservative policy group are meeting in the runoff for the Republican nomination in Alabama's 6th congressional district.</p><p>State Rep. Paul DeMarco and Gary Palmer are competing in Tuesday's runoff to replace the retiring Rep. Spencer Bachus.</p><p>The winner faces Democrat Avery Vise in November. The central Alabama district is considered one of the nation's strongest-leaning Republican areas.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:42:10 +0000 The Associated Press 55818 at DeMarco, Palmer Seek GOP Nod In Ala. 6th District DeMarco, Palmer to Appear in Congressional Forum <p>The two Republicans still competing in <font color="red">Alabama's</font> 6th District congressional race are going head-to-head in a candidate forum.</p><p>State Rep. Paul DeMarco and policy analyst Gary Palmer will appear jointly at an event scheduled for Tuesday night at Jeff State Community College.</p><p>The campus is located in vote-rich Shelby County, a Republican-dominated area key to the 6th District race.</p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 11:18:16 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 54462 at DeMarco, Palmer to Appear in Congressional Forum Beason Endorses Palmer In 6th District Runoff <p></p><p>The third-place finisher in the Republican primary in the 6th Congressional District, state Sen. Scott Beason of Gardendale, has thrown his support to Gary Palmer in the runoff.</p><p>Beason says he and Palmer have known each other for many years through Beason's work in the Legislature and Palmer's leadership of the Alabama Policy Institute in Birmingham. Beason says Palmer knows the issues and is ready to serve.</p><p>Palmer ran second in the Republican primary June 3 to state Rep. Paul DeMarco of Homewood. They face off in the runoff July 15.</p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:13:59 +0000 The Associated Press 54439 at Beason Endorses Palmer In 6th District Runoff Ala. Policy Institute Co-Founder Runs For Congress <div class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper card_280 look2" contenteditable="false"><div attribution="Credit Alabama Policy I?nstitute" caption="The co-founder and former president of the Alabama Policy Institute, Gary Palmer of Birmingham, has decided to go from advising politicians to being a politician. " class="wysiwyg-asset-image" contenteditable="false" fid="3938" image_style="card_280" uri="public://201310/Gary-Palmer-165x230.jpg"><img alt="" class="pi_assets-image" src="/sites/wual/files/styles/card_280/public/201310/Gary-Palmer-165x230.jpg" /><div class="image-meta-wrapper"><div class="c Thu, 24 Oct 2013 22:29:04 +0000 The Associated Press 40375 at