David Maker is a former Democratic candidate for the 5th Congressional District of Alabama
David Maker is a former Democratic candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 5th Congressional District (map) of Alabama. He was seeking the Democratic nomination to replace retiring incumbent Rep. Bud Cramer (R-Ala). However, Maker lost to Wayne Parker (D) in the primaries, which occurred on June 3, 2008.