Governor Robert Bentley released the following statement congratulating Republican Roy Moore upon his election as Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court and Republican Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh upon her election as President of the Alabama Public Service Commission:
"I want to congratulate both Roy Moore and Twinkle Andress Cavanaugh on their successful campaigns. I look forward to working with them on the issues facing our state," Governor Bentley said. "The people of Alabama have now voted Republican leaders into every statewide elected office. We have a responsibility to serve the people of this state, and we do not take that responsibility lightly. We appreciate the trust of the voters, and we will continue to honor that trust each and every day."