The Alabama Republican Party has opened qualifying for the special election in Alabama Senate District 26. Information on the qualifying process is available on the ALGOP website (www.algop.org).
People interested in qualifying should contact ALGOP Political Director Reed Phillips at 205.212.5900 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyone needing to qualify in-person may do so at Alabama Republican Party headquarters (3505 Lorna Road, Hoover, AL 35216). The office is open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CDT.
Qualifying will close on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. CDT, per the proclamation issued by Governor Kay Ivey.
The vacancy in Senate District 26 occurred following the resignation of State Senator David Burkette.
Senate District 26 includes portions of Montgomery County.
The special primary election for Senate District 26 will be held on Tuesday, Novermber 17, 2020. If a run off election is needed, it will be held on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. The general election will be held on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.