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  Ford, Johnny
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NameJohnny Ford
Tuskegee, Alabama , United States
Born August 23, 1942 (78 years)
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedRBH
Dec 12, 2014 09:32pm
InfoHe was born on August 23, 1942, in Midway, Alabama and was raised as a child and attended elementary school in Tuskegee. He is a graduate of Tuskegee Institute High School, which is the home of Tuskegee University, "The Pride of the Swift Growing South." Further, Representative Ford received his B.A. in History and Sociology from Knoxville College, his Master's of Public Administration from Auburn University at Montgomery, and has received four Honorary Doctorate Degrees. He has three children: John, Christopher, and Tiffany. Representative Ford is the Founder and Director General of the World Conference of Mayors, Inc. and also serves as President of Johnny Ford and Associates, Inc. A former Mayor of the City of Tuskegee for 24 years, Representative Ford is the President-emeritus and Founder of the National Conference of Black Mayors and a former member of the following: Alabama Foreign Trade Commission, Chairman of the National Utility Alliance, and the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority. He has served as a former U.S. Presidential Appointee to the Presidential Advisory Committee on Federalism and the U.S. Intergovernmental Policy Advisory Committee on Trade. Representative Ford is also a past President of the Alabama League of Municipalities, is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi, the Founding President of the Tuskegee Optimist Club, and is a member of the Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, the home church of Dr. Booker T. Washington. The Fords reside at 1203 Lakeshore Drive, Tuskegee, Alabama, 36083, overlooking beautiful lake Tuskegee.


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  07/17/2018 AL House 082 - D Runoff Lost 36.74% (-26.51%)
  06/05/2018 AL House 082 - D Primary Won 31.04% (+0.00%)
  08/26/2016 Tuskegee Mayor - Runoff Lost 38.17% (-23.65%)
  08/28/2012 Tuskegee Mayor Won 57.01% (+18.84%)
  07/13/2010 AL State Senate 28 - D Runoff Lost 37.69% (-24.62%)
  06/01/2010 AL State Senate 28 - D Primary Won 28.01% (+0.00%)
  10/07/2008 Tuskegee Mayor Lost 46.47% (-7.06%)
  08/26/2008 Tuskegee Mayor - Primary Won 44.05% (+0.00%)
  09/14/2004 Tuskegee Mayor Won 54.01% (+8.03%)
  01/10/2003 AL House 082 - Party Switch Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/2002 AL House 082 Won 98.94% (+97.89%)
  11/03/1998 AL House 082 Won 98.97% (+97.94%)
  06/28/1994 AL Auditor - D Runoff Lost 45.66% (-8.68%)
  06/07/1994 AL Auditor - D Primary Won 37.45% (+7.78%)
  06/05/1990 AL House 082 - D Primary Lost 49.00% (-2.00%)
  03/07/1989 AL District 03 - Special D Runoff Lost 37.09% (-25.83%)
  02/14/1989 AL District 03 - Special D Primary Won 24.21% (+0.00%)
  11/07/1972 AL District 03 Lost 2.56% (-73.01%)
  09/12/1972 Tuskegee Mayor Won 51.66% (+3.31%)
AL US President - D Primary - Mar 03, 2020 D Joe Biden
AL US President - D Primary - Feb 05, 2008 D Hillary Clinton
AL US President - D Primary - Mar 13, 1984 DFL Walter F. "Fritz" Mondale
AL US President - Nov 07, 1972 R Richard M. Nixon