|Member of the Alabama Senate|
from the 32nd district
|Assumed office |
|Preceded by||Bradley Byrne|
1960 (age 58–59)
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
|Education||University of Alabama,|
Early life and education
Pittman was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and his hometown is Montrose. He earned a B.S. in commerce and business administration from the University of Alabama in 1982. He is a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon.
He won a special election on October 16, 2007, to replace former Alabama state senator Bradley Byrne. Pittman was re-elected in November 2010. He served as a delegate for the 2012 Ron Paul presidential campaign.
In 2017, Pittman ran in the Republican primary to fill the vacancy for Jeff Sessions' U.S. Senate seat which became vacant when Sessions became United States Attorney General. Pittman did not receive enough votes to enter the run-off election and endorsed former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore.
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