Dr. Parker Griffith, Democrat, set to challenge Bentley for Governor’s seat

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) — The candidates for this November’s Gubernatorial race have now been named. Robert Bentley will look to be re-elected. Standing in his way is his Democratic challenger Dr. Parker Griffith of Huntsville.

Griffith is no stranger to political office. He has served as a State Senator, and most recently, he served as a US Representative as a Republican.

Griffith also is in support of creating of a state lottery, something Bentley says is decision that should be left up to legislators.

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