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ALGOP Statement on Governor Bentley Announcing Luther Strange as Jeff Sessions’ Replacement in the United States Senate

On Thursday morning, Governor Bentley announced that current Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange will replace Jeff Sessions in the United States Senate. ¬† Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding¬†Governor Bentley’s decision: “The Alabama Republican Party looks forward to working with our state’s new incoming United States Senator, Luther Strange. General […]

ALGOP Statement on the United States Senate Confirming Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General

On Wednesday evening, the United States Senate voted to confirm Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding Jeff Sessions’ confirmation: “The Alabama Republican Party offers our highest congratulations to Jeff Sessions as he begins this new role as United States Attorney General. Jeff Sessions has […]

ALGOP Statement on the Judiciary Committee’s Vote to Approve Senator Sessions’ Nomination for U.S. Attorney General

On Wednesday morning, the Senate Judiciary Committee voted to approve Senator Sessions’ nomination for U.S. Attorney General. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding the Senate Judiciary Committee’s vote: “The Alabama Republican Party is very proud of Senator Sessions. Jeff Sessions is a fine patriot and a staunch defender of the […]

ALGOP Statement on President Trump Nominating Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court: “The Alabama Republican Party eagerly awaits a conservative justice joining the Supreme Court. Judge Gorsuch’s commitment to upholding the Constitution will be a welcome addition to the highest court in the nation.” […]

ALGOP in the News

God, prayer and faith: Pre-Trump speeches lean heavily on religious themes December 16, 2016 http://www.al.com/news/mobile/index.ssf/2016/12/god_prayer_and_faith_pre-trump.html Alabama’s nine electors make it official for Donald Trump December 19, 2016 http://www.al.com/news/birmingham/index.ssf/2016/12/alabamas_nine_electors_make_it.html ALGOP: 9 elected Democrats switch parties in Randolph, Cherokee counties December 21, 2016 http://www.wtvm.com/story/34109641/algop-9-elected-democrats-switch-parties-in-randolph-cherokee-counties Talladega College Marching Tornadoes at Trump inauguration: Dueling petitions launched January 03, 2017 […]

Marshall County Republican Executive Committee Welcomes a New Elected Official

Recently, the Marshall County Republican Party welcomed a former Democrat elected official, Sheriff Scott Walls to the ALGOP. Marshall County Republican Party Chairman Russ Elrod made the following statement regarding the new ALGOP elected official: “The Marshall County Republican Executive Committee is excited to welcome Sheriff Scott Walls to our Party. Sheriff Walls understands the […]

ALGOP Statement on President Trump’s Inauguration

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan made the following statement regarding President Trump’s Inauguration: “It is a new day in America filled with hope and optimism. The Alabama Republican Party looks forward to working with President Trump as he leads and strengthens our nation over the next four years.” “He and his team have already […]

Jackson County Republican Party Welcomes a New Member

Recently, the Jackson County Republican Party welcomed a former Democrat elected official, Sheriff Chuck Phillips to the ALGOP. Jackson County Republican Party Chairman Allen Keller made the following statement regarding the new ALGOP Party member: “The Jackson County Republican Executive Committee is delighted to welcome Sheriff Chuck Phillips to our Party. Sheriff Phillips has served […]

ALGOP Statement on Senator Sessions’ Confirmation Hearing

On Tuesday morning, the Senate Judiciary Committee began their hearing to confirm Alabama United States Senator Jeff Sessions as U.S. Attorney General. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement on Alabama United States Senator Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing: “The introduction of President-elect Trump’s United States Attorney General nominee, Alabama’s own Jeff Sessions, […]

2017 ALGOP Winter Dinner Keynote Speaker Biography – Sergeant Major (Retired) Gavin Loyd McIlvenna

2017 ALGOP Winter Dinner Keynote Speaker Biography – Sergeant Major (Retired) Gavin Loyd McIlvenna

Sergeant Major (Retired) Gavin L. McIlvenna entered the Army on November 21, 1989 and attended One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Georgia.¬† After basic and advanced infantry training he graduated from the United States Airborne School and was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 325th Airborne Battalion Combat Team (ABCT) in Vicenza, Italy. Following a […]