Press Releases

ALGOP Closes Qualifying for the United States Senate Election

The Alabama Republican Party closed candidate qualifying for the United States Senate Election on Wednesday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. The following individuals submitted qualifying paperwork to run for the U.S. Senate seat: James Paul Beretta Joseph F. Breault Randy Brinson Mo Brooks Dom Gentile Karen Haiden Jackson Mary Maxwell Roy Moore Bryan Peeples […]

Colbert County Republican Party Welcomes a New Elected Official

The Colbert County Republican Executive Committee recently welcomed former Democrat Ricky Saint as a member of their local county party. Mr. Saint is a member of the Colbert County School Board. Colbert County Republican Party Chairman Fred Joly made the following statement: “The executive committee of the Colbert County Republican Party is pleased to announce […]

ALGOP Chairman Lathan Applauds President Trump’s First 100 Days in Office

This Saturday, April 29, will mark President Trump’s 100th day in office. President Trump has accomplished a great deal during this short amount of time. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s first 100 days in office: “The 100 day milestone of President Trump’s presidency is something many thought […]

ALGOP Sets Qualifying Opening Date for the Alabama U.S. Senate Special Election

The Alabama Republican Party will open candidate qualifying for the Alabama U.S. Senate Special Election on Monday, April 24 at 8:30 a.m. CDT and will close on Wednesday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. The primary will be held on August 15, 2017. If needed, a runoff election will be held on September 26, 2017. […]

ALGOP Steering Committee Statement on the Resignation of Governor Robert Bentley

In a resolution passed today, the Alabama Republican Party Steering Committee called upon Governor Robert Bentley to step down from his office. The resolution states: The ALGOP Steering Committee calls upon Governor Robert Bentley to immediately resign. The ALGOP Steering Committee also passed the following resolution: The ALGOP Steering Committee commends the Alabama House of […]

ALGOP Statement on the United States Senate Confirming Judge Neil Gorsuch as a U.S. Supreme Court Justice

On Friday morning, the United States Senate voted to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch as a U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court: “During his campaign, President Trump promised the American people a new Supreme Court Justice, one […]

ALGOP Statement on the Democrats’ Filibuster of Judge Gorsuch’s Senate Confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court

On Thursday morning, Senate Democrats voted to filibuster the Senate’s vote to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding the Democrats’ filibuster of the Senate’s vote to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to SCOTUS: “It is shameful that Senate Democrats are opposing Judge […]

Colbert County Republican Executive Committee Welcomes a New Elected Official

Last week, the Colbert County Republican Executive Committee welcomed Probate Judge Daniel Rosser to the ALGOP. Colbert County Republican Party Chairman, Fred Joly, made the following statement: “The executive committee of the Colbert County Republican Party is pleased to announce that Probate Judge Daniel Rosser has decided to join us. Both our county and state […]

ALGOP Applauds Pro-Life Day in the Alabama House of Representatives

Today, Thursday, March 16, the Alabama House Republican Caucus is holding a “Pro-Life Day” to discuss and pass pro-life legislation. Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan issued the following statement regarding today’s “Pro-Life Day” in the Alabama House of Representatives: “Today is an important day in the Alabama House of Representatives as each bill on […]

ALGOP State Executive Committee Passes Resolutions at 2017 Winter Meeting

On Saturday, February 25th, the Alabama Republican Party State Executive Committee voted to pass the following resolutions: Resolution No. 2017-01 Resolution of the Alabama Republican Executive Committee Supporting an¬†Elected Alabama State Board of Education ¬†This resolution supports the State Board of Education in remaining an elected body, as it is currently. Resolution No. 2017-02 Call […]