Bama Politics

Alabama political news, legislative updates, and information database of elected officials & candidates.

Penni McClammy
Penni McClammy is a Democrat from Montgomery, AL who currently serves as an Alabama State Representative for District 76.
Danleigh Corbett
Danleigh Corbett from Bay Minette, AL died on September 14, 2019 at the age of 81. Learn more about Danleigh Corbett's poltical life on BamaPolitics.com
SB11 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB11 concerning Employees' Retirement System, retirees and beneficiaries, one-time lump-sum additional payment
SB10 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB10 concerning Freedom of speech, service providers, prohibit from taking certain restrictive actions against a user based on content of speech expressed
SB9 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB9 concerning Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006, legislative intent relating to the expending of funds by the Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources expressed
Eli Henderson
Eli Henderson was a Republican from Anniston, AL who died on August 7, 2020 at the age of 85. Learn more about Eli Henderson's poltical life on BamaPolitics.com
Paul Sanford
Paul Sanford is a Republican candidate from Huntsville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama 5th Congressional District election.
2022 Alabama 5th Congressional District Election
2022 Alabama 5th Congressional District Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2021-2022 Alabama State House District 76 Special Election
2021-2022 Alabama State House District 76 Special Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Brent Woodall
Brent Woodall is a Republican candidate from Florence, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama Auditor election.
2022 Alabama Auditor Election
2022 Alabama Auditor Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Stephen McLamb
Stephen McLamb is a Republican candidate from Guntersville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 1 election.
2022 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 1 Election
2022 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 1 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Pete Buttigieg
Pete Buttigieg is a Democrat from South Bend, IN. Pete Buttigieg last ran for office in the 2020 Alabama Presidential election.
Cynthia Lee Almond
Cynthia Lee Almond is a Republican from Tuscaloosa, AL who currently serves as an Alabama State Representative for District 63.
Brock Colvin
Brock Colvin is a Republican candidate from Albertville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 26 election.
2021-2022 Alabama State House District 63 Special Election
2021-2022 Alabama State House District 63 Special Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Anson Knowles
Anson Knowles is a Republican candidate from Huntsville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 10 election.
2022 Alabama State House District 10 Election
2022 Alabama State House District 10 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Shelia Banister
Shelia Banister is a Republican candidate from Madison, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 4 election.
SB11 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB11 concerning Employees' Retirement System, retirees and beneficiaries, one-time lump-sum additional payment
SB10 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB10 concerning Freedom of speech, service providers, prohibit from taking certain restrictive actions against a user based on content of speech expressed
Brent Woodall
Brent Woodall is a Republican candidate from Florence, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama Auditor election.
Stephen McLamb
Stephen McLamb is a Republican candidate from Guntersville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 1 election.
Anson Knowles
Anson Knowles is a Republican candidate from Huntsville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 10 election.
Shelia Banister
Shelia Banister is a Republican candidate from Madison, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 4 election.
Brad Tompkins
Brad Tompkins is a Republican candidate from Bessemer, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 15 election.
SB9 Alabama 2022 Session
Alabama Bill SB9 concerning Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006, legislative intent relating to the expending of funds by the Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources expressed
Tereshia Huffman
Tereshia Huffman is a Democratic candidate from Birmingham, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 56 election.
Brock Colvin
Brock Colvin is a Republican candidate from Albertville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama State House District 26 election.
Mike Durant
Mike Durant is a Republican candidate from Huntsville, AL running for office in the 2022 Alabama U.S. Senate election.
George F. Bowman, Sr.
George F. Bowman, Sr. is a Democrat from Birmingham, AL. George F. Bowman, Sr. last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Commission District 1 election.
Pat Davis
Pat Davis is a Democrat from Birmingham, AL. Pat Davis last ran for office in the 2013 Birmingham, AL City Council District 1 election.
Pat Bell
Pat Bell from Birmingham, AL. Pat Bell last ran for office in the 2013 Birmingham, AL Mayor election.
Kamau Afrika
Kamau Afrika from Birmingham, AL. Kamau Afrika last ran for office in the 2013 Birmingham, AL Mayor election.
Stephannie Sigler Huey
Stephannie Sigler Huey from Birmingham, AL. Stephannie Sigler Huey last ran for office in the 2013 Birmingham, AL Mayor election.
Gwendolyn P. Sykes
Gwendolyn P. Sykes from Birmingham, AL. Gwendolyn P. Sykes last ran for office in the 2014 Birmingham, AL City Council District 4 Special election.
Stanley M. Tarver
Stanley M. Tarver from Birmingham, AL. Stanley M. Tarver last ran for office in the 2021 Birmingham, AL School Board District 7 Special election.
Madelyn Greene
Madelyn Greene from Birmingham, AL. Madelyn Greene last ran for office in the 2021 Birmingham, AL School Board District 7 Special election.
2021 Birmingham, AL School Board District 7 Special Election
2021 Birmingham, AL School Board District 7 Special Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Hanu Karlapalem

Lack of Trust, Transparency, and Accountability in Madison City

By Hanu Karlapalem on September 22, 2021 | Opinion

A small group of people can overturn the most powerful tools we have to protect freedom, and they can do it without taking a single vote.  Neither the Constitutions of the United States and Alabama,…

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The Curse of The Gerrymander

By Clete Wetli on September 2, 2021 | Opinion

The truth is that our election process and our voting rights are currently under attack by those who believe that it’s acceptable to put their thumbs on the scale to win elections through gerrymandering and voter suppression.

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Spinning Top

Spin it Like a Top

By Lisa Ward for Senate on August 2, 2021 | Opinion

Around and around we go… who we believe, nobody knows! It’s the days of mistrust and misinterpretation. To understand spinning… we must first define it. A top goes around and around until it runs out…

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ADP Calls For Resignation Of Tarrant Councilman Tommy Bryant

By Brent Wilson on July 20, 2021

The Alabama Democratic Party issued a press release today calling for the resignation of embattled Tarrant, AL City Council Member John Tommy Bryant.

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The Republican Suspension of Disbelief

By Clete Wetli on July 20, 2021 | Opinion

That’s why bipartisanship is almost impossible right now. Republicans are more interested in fueling imagined controversy than they are in addressing any of the critical issues facing our nation and our state.

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Tommy Bryant at Tarrant, AL city council meeting

Tarrant, AL Councilman Tommy Bryant: “Do We Have A House N***** In Here?”

By Brent Wilson on July 20, 2021

Tarrant, AL city council member Tommy Bryant, has come under fire from residents after an exchange at a city council meeting Monday night in which he stood up and…

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Pinocchio head and nose outline

The Republicans’ Lying, Cheating Hearts

By Clete Wetli on June 24, 2021 | Opinion

In the chaotic aftermath of Trump’s failed insurrection and the Republican echo chamber mindlessly blasting out the Big Lie, it’s become evident that the GOP has no significant interest other than retaining power at all…

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Unfinished Business in the Alabama House

By Clete Wetli on June 3, 2021 | Opinion

Somehow, Republicans even managed to make a mockery of the old saying, “The House always wins”, by completely screwing up lottery and gaming legislation.

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Source: Leighton Ku and Erin Brantley, The Economic and Employment Effects of Medicaid Expansion Under the American Rescue Plan (Commonwealth Fund, May 2021). <a href="https://doi.org/10.26099/x6zp-g424">https://doi.org/10.26099/x6zp-g424</a>

Report: Medicaid Expansion Would Create 28,500 New Jobs in Alabama in its First Four Years

By Cover Alabama Coalition on June 2, 2021

As an engine for job creation, Medicaid expansion in its first four years would create nearly 80% as many jobs as exist in Alabama’s automobile and auto parts manufacturing industries, an Alabama Arise analysis of…

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