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Alabama

Reports, candidates suggest Alabama could host third GOP presidential debate | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – With Alabama’s early primary next year, we could see presidential candidates making campaign stops in our state, including a possible GOP debate. According to reports, the University of Alabama could be the site of a third GOP presidential debate. No official word yet from the Republican National Committee. People familiar with […]

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Alabama

Black voters wait for new voting maps after Supreme Court ruling – NBC4 Washington | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

The Supreme Court’s decision siding with Black voters in an Alabama redistricting case gave Democrats and voting rights activists a surprising opportunity before the 2024 elections. New congressional maps would have to include more districts in Alabama and potentially other states where Black voters would have a better chance of electing someone of their choice, […]

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Alabama

Could Alabama host GOP Presidential debate? | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) – The first Republican presidential debate set for later this month in Wisconsin. We’re told Alabama could be the site of another GOP debate. It sounds like it’s close to becoming reality according to state GOP chairman John Wahl. WBRC asked Wahl about it Friday before former President Donald Trump spoke to […]

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Arkansas

Former Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he qualified for the first GOP presidential debate

By Nikki Schwab, Senior U.S. Political Reporter For Dailymail.com 18:46 20 Aug 2023, updated 18:46 20 Aug 2023 Former Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson qualified for the first GOP 2024 debate  Hutchinson surpassed 40,000 unique donors Saturday night  He’s one of only a few Republican presidential candidates willing to sharply criticize former President Donald Trump  Former […]

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Alabama

Alabama GOP Passes New Congressional Map With Just 1 Black-Majority District, Not 2—Despite Supreme Court Ruling | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

Updated Jul 17, 2023, 02:57pm EDT Topline Alabama lawmakers advanced a new congressional map on Monday—as required by the U.S. Supreme Court, which found the map lawmakers drew after the 2020 Census violated the Voting Rights Act—but the new proposed map only has one majority-Black district, even though the Supreme Court ordered lawmakers to push […]

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Arkansas

Former federal prosecutor Cody Hiland called to Arkansas Supreme Court | News

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday named state Republican Party chairman and former federal prosecutor Cody Hiland to the Arkansas Supreme Court, giving it a conservative majority as justices prepare to take up a challenge to her education overhaul. Hiland was appointed to fill the vacancy created by the death of Justice […]

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Alabama

GOP supermajorities, like Alabama’s, push controversial policies to the edge | #elections | #alabama

A historically high number of supermajorities in state legislatures has pushed laws further to the edge on abortion, climate and transgender issues. Twenty-eight states have legislatures with majorities so large they could override a gubernatorial veto without any help from the opposing party. That’s the most in at least 40 years. Two-thirds of those are […]

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Alabama

This Juneteenth, Remember the GOP Is the Neo-Confederate Party | #republicans | #Alabama | #GOP

Juneteenth doesn’t just celebrate the end of nearly 250 years of black chattel slavery—a brutal institution of forced labor, sexual abuse and exploitation, and wanton violence. The day also celebrates the defeat of the Confederacy, a traitorous entity founded on the cornerstone belief of white supremacy and perpetual black subjugation, as famously declared by Confederate […]

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City Council

City council’s approval of NAH proposal deemed ‘short-sighted’ | #citycouncil

It is difficult to understand how our members of city council could approve the NAH proposal. This seems short-sighted and narrow-minded. This billion dollar project does not come even close to meeting the city’s plan for carbon neutrality by 2030. Token mentions of some solar panels, a few charging stations for EVs and no LEED […]

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