Gary Palmer beats Paul DeMarco in runoff, earns GOP nod in U.S. House District 6 race

Gary Palmer has been declared the winner in the Alabama congressional district 6 primary election runoff against Paul DeMarco. "Give people a reason to vote for you, and not against somebody else," Palmer said after being declared the winner.

DeMarco tweeted the following message after the defeat: "Thanks to our friends & supporters. Let's congratulate Gary Palmer. As conservative Americans let's work together for a better future. #al06"

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