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Jackson County Republican Party Welcomes a New Elected Official

The Jackson County GOP recently welcomed former Democrat Coroner John David Jordan as a member of the Republican Party. Jackson County Republican Party Chairman Allen Keller made the following statement regarding the new GOP member: “The Jackson County Republican Party is pleased to announce that Coroner John David Jordan, former Democrat, was voted into the […]

ALGOP Closes Qualifying for House of Representatives District 4 and Senate District 26

The Alabama Republican Party closed candidate qualifying for Alabama House of Representatives District 4 and Senate District 26 on Tuesday, October 10 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. Senate District 26 represents Montgomery County and House District 4 represents Limestone and Morgan counties. The following individuals qualified to run for the House District 4 seat: Tom Fredricks […]

Crenshaw County Republican Party Welcomes New Elected Officials

The Crenshaw County Republican Executive Committee recently welcomed two former Democrat elected officials to the ALGOP: Commissioner Michelle Stephens and Commissioner Merrill Sport. Crenshaw County Republican Party Chairman William Rayborn made the following statement regarding the new Party members: “The Crenshaw County Republican Executive Committee is excited to welcome Commissioner Michelle Stephens and Commissioner Merrill […]

ALGOP Statement on the Passing of Alabama GOP House Member Jim Patterson

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan made the following statement regarding Alabama GOP House member Jim Patterson: “The Alabama Republican Party is deeply saddened to hear of Representative Jim Patterson’s sudden passing. A public servant, father, husband, colleague and friend, Representative Patterson was dearly loved. His presence will be sorely missed throughout our state and […]

ALGOP Opens Qualifying for House of Representatives District 4 and Senate District 26

ALGOP Opens Qualifying for House of Representatives District 4 and Senate District 26

The Alabama Republican Party will open candidate qualifying for Alabama House of Representatives District 4 and Alabama Senate District 26 on Tuesday, October 3 at 8:30 a.m. CDT and will close on Tuesday, October 10 at 5:00 p.m. CDT. Individuals interested in qualifying should contact ALGOP Political Director Reed Phillips at 205.212.5900 or rphillips@algop.org. ###

ALGOP Statement Congratulating GOP US Senate Nominee Roy Moore

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan made the following statement congratulating GOP U.S. Senate nominee Roy Moore: “Congratulations to Judge Roy Moore on his victory as the Republican nominee for the United States Senate. The GOP voters have spoken and made their choice clear in this election. The Alabama Republican Party fully supports Roy Moore […]

ALGOP Chairman Lathan’s Statement on Former AL State Representative Micky Hammon Pleading Guilty to Mail Fraud

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan made the following statement regarding former AL State Representative Micky Hammon: “The people of Alabama expect our elected officials to uphold high standards and make ethical decisions as they follow the laws of our state. It is a great disappointment that now former State Representative Micky Hammon let his […]

Marion County Republican Party Welcomes New Elected Officials

The Marion County Republican Executive Committee recently welcomed three former Democrat elected officials to the ALGOP: Sheriff Kevin Williams, Revenue Commissioner Barbara Cooper and Marion County Commissioner Bob Burleson. Marion County Republican Party Chairman David Hall made the following statement regarding the new Party members: “The Marion County Republican Executive Committee is delighted to welcome […]

ALGOP State Executive Committee Passes Resolutions at 2017 Summer Meeting

On Saturday, August 26th, the Alabama Republican Party State Executive Committee voted to pass the following resolutions: Resolution No. 2017-05 Nursing Home Care for Elderly Wartime Veterans This resolution calls on Alabama legislators to expedite the enactment of policies and legislation to meet the growing need for nursing home care for elderly wartime veterans. Resolution […]

ALGOP Announces Qualifying Dates for the 2018 Primary Election

On Saturday, August 26, at the 2017 ALGOP Summer Meeting, the Alabama Republican Executive Committee voted and approved the primary resolution to set opening and closing qualifying dates for the 2018 Primary Election. The Alabama Republican Party will open candidate qualifying not earlier than Monday, January 8, 2018 and close candidate qualifying not later than […]