Rise to the moment of truth Monday, July 4, 2022


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Alabama Republican Party declares Hovey the winner in SD27 race

Friday's decision by the ALGOP finally makes Jay Hovey the winner of the May 24 Republican primary and the party's nominee. The committee made the decision not to count the disputed provisional ballot that it previously had counted after ALEA produced evidence that that voter was not lawfully registereed.

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Alabama Republican Party to meet today to reconsider SD27 challenge

The Alabama Republican Party will meet to reconsider whether or not Senate District 27 is really a tie or not on Friday. Sen. Tom Whatley and Auburn City Councilman Jay Hovey will both have ten minutes to present their cases to the committee.

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State Senate seat likely to be decided by a coin toss

The Alabama Republican Party Candidate Committee voted to declare the outcome of Senate District 27, between Tom Whaley and Jay Hovey, at tie. It will likely be decided by a coin toss.

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Alabama Republican Party 'excited about the possibility of correcting the tragedy of Roe v. Wade'

“I cannot communicate how excited I am about the possibility of correcting the tragedy of Roe v. Wade, and restoring the sanctity of life," said Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl. "It gives me hope in the ideals of individual liberty and protecting the rights of every person from the moment of conception to the grave.”

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'Left-leaning Democrat' Auburn professor boasts of swaying State Senate District 27 GOP primary in NY Times op-ed

In an op-ed published in Monday's edition of The New York Times, Auburn University creative writing professor Anton DiSclafani took credit for State Sen. Tom Whatley's single-vote loss.

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BREAKING NEWS: Mo Brooks calls for ALGOP to disqualify Katie Britt on eve of U.S. Senate runoff

On Monday's broadcast of Mobile radio FM Talk 106.5's "The Jeff Poor Show," U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks called the Alabama Republican Party to formally disqualify former Business Council of Alabama head Katie Britt as a Republican candidate.

GOP Secretary of State hopefuls Wes Allen, Jim Zeigler come out in favor of closed primaries

Since the results of the May 23 Republican primary have been tallied, some of the candidates on the short end of outcomes have alleged Democrats participated in their respective contests and impacted the outcome.

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East Alabama House candidate wants redo of primary after ballot errors

Incumbent State Rep. Gil Isbell (R-Gadsden) is challenging former State Rep. Mack Butler's (R-Rainbow City) Republican primary win on May 24. Isbell's challenge will be heard by the Alabama Republican Party on June 25.

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Alabama Republican Party will hear four election contests

The Alabama Republican Party will hear four election contests from the May 24 Republican primary. These are state senate district 27, and state house districts 2, 28, and 29.

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Wahl cosponsors resolution to censure Cheney and Kinzinger by Republican National Committee

Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl cosponsored a resolution to censure Republican Congressmembers Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger....

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Alabama Republican Party files motion in support of state’s position in redistricting case

The Alabama Republican Party weighed in on Monday in the battle over Congressional redistricting, filing a "friend of the court" motion...

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Over 40 legislative seats contested in Alabama so far

Qualifying to run in either major party primary will close on Friday, at 5 p.m. All 140 seats in the Alabama Legislature are up for...

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Blanchard formally qualifies for governor

Gubernatorial candidate Lynda “Lindy” Blanchard formally qualified with the Alabama Republican Party on Friday. “I am incredibly happy...

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State races begin to take shape with just one week left before deadline

With just one week left to qualify for office with either of the two major political parties, most of the announced candidates have...

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Going for the vote: List of state legislative candidates so far

There are still 12 days left in the qualifying period, but state legislative races are already starting to shape up. There are qualified...

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Alabama Republican Party Chairman commends House GOP Caucus for supporting constitutional carry

Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl commended the State House Republican Caucus for unanimously voting to add constitutional...

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Tim James to announce for Governor today

Greenville businessman Tim James, the son of former Alabama Governor Fob James (R) will formally kick off his campaign Wednesday on...

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Gov. Kay Ivey qualifies to run for re-election

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R) was at Alabama Republican Party Headquarters in Hoover on Tuesday to qualify to run for a second full term...

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Stan Cooke formally qualifies for State Auditor

Pastor Stan Cooke qualified with the Alabama Republican Party (ALGOP) at the party's headquarters in Hoover on Tuesday for the office...

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Republican qualifying opens today

Qualifying for the 2022 Alabama Republican Party Primary opens Tuesday, Jan. 4, at 8:30 a.m. A number of candidates have already announced...

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Republican qualifying begins Tuesday

The Alabama Republican Party will open its qualifying period for the 2022 Republican Primary Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at 8:30 a.m. "The...

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Alabama Republican Party qualifying begins Jan. 4

By Brandon Moseley The Alabama Republican Party released a statement announcing that the Party Primary qualifying will open on Tuesday,...

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ALGOP Chairman thanks legislature for passing bills opposing vaccine mandates

By Brandon Moseley Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl on Friday praised the Alabama Legislature for passing two bills against...

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Alabama Republican Party wants legislature to take action against Biden vaccine mandates

By Brandon Moseley Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl issued a statement Friday strongly recommending state legislation to...