Conservative RepublicanJerry Carl, candidate for Congress in Alabama’s 1st District, todayannounced that he has earned the endorsement of Daphne Mayor Dane Haygood.
In a statement,Mayor Dane Haygood said, “I am proud to announce my endorsement of Jerry Carlfor Congress. Jerry is a Christian conservative who will diligently andeffectively serve the citizens of Coastal Alabama, including, the City ofDaphne, AL – “The Jubilee City.” I hope that you will join me in casting yourvote for Jerry Carl in Tuesday’s upcoming primary run-off for Alabama’s FirstCongressional District. Make your voice heard!”
In response,Jerry Carl said, “I am honored to have the endorsement of Mayor Dane Haygood.Dane has been a friend of mine for many years, and he has proven himself to bean effective leader for the City of Daphne. We have worked together on manyprojects, including stopping the tolling portion of the proposed I-10 Bridge andBayway. In Congress, I will continue working with Mayor Haygood and other localelected officials to get the I-10 Bridge and Bayway built without tolls. Eventhough we are on opposite sides of the Mobile Bay, Mayor Haygood and I havealways worked together to bring common sense to local government here in southAlabama. I look forward to continuing this partnership with Mayor Haygood fromthe Federal level.”