Special election called to fill vacant Alabama House seat

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – A special election has been set to fill a vacancy in the Alabama House.

House District 78, recently left vacant by Kirk Hatcher after he was elected to the state Senate, covers south, west and north Montgomery.

Gov. Kay Ivey on Monday set the special primary election for Tuesday, May 25. The deadline for qualifying with major political parties will be 5 p.m. March 23. Independent candidates and those in minor parties have until May 25 at 5 p.m.

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