Shelby County Sheriff John Samaniego today endorsed Russell Bedsole for Alabama House of Representatives. Bedsole announced his candidacy for the vacant District 49 seat on June 2, 2020.
Bedsole, a dedicated public servant, has 21 years of experience with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office. “As a longtime member of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, Bedsole knows firsthand how crucial law and order are to our nation,” says Shelby County Sheriff John Samaniego. “Bedsole will be a powerful voice in the Alabama House of Representatives. He will fight for the hardworking law enforcement officers and first responders serving our communities.”
Bedsole has also been elected twice by the citizens of Alabaster to the City Council. During his time of service, Alabaster has benefited from positive economic growth, a first-class school system, and a high quality of life. He has also received an endorsement from the Shelby County Fraternal Order of Police.
“I humbly ask for your vote on August 4th to allow me to serve District 49,” says Bedsole.