Politics & Government
8:04 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Incumbents Win All 6 Contested House Races in Ala

All six of Alabama's U.S. House members facing re-election have defeated challengers by wide margins.

U.S. Congresswoman Martha Roby is one of 6 Representatives who held onto their House seats.
U.S. Congresswoman Martha Roby is one of 6 Representatives who held onto their House seats.
Credit roby.house.gov

Republican Rep. Martha Roby of Montgomery won a second two-year term Tuesday, and GOP Rep. Mike Rogers of Saks captured his sixth term. Republican Rep. Robert Aderholt of Haleyville won a ninth term, and Republican Rep. Mo Brooks of Huntsville claimed his second term.


GOP Rep. Spencer Bachus of Vestavia Hills won his 11th term in office. And the state's lone Democratic member, Rep. Terri Sewell of Birmingham, won a second term.


Republican Rep. Jo Bonner of Mobile was unopposed for a sixth term in office.


Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.