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Wed July 22, 2009
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Democrat Myron Penn Will Not Seek Re-election

Montgomery, Alabama – Senate Senator Myron Penn (Dem) of Union Springs says he will not seek another term in office next year.

Penn, who serves as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, says he wants to devote more time to his law practice and his family.

Former Tuskegee Mayor Johnny Ford and State Representative Billy Beasley have announced plans to run for the seat.