Bama Politics

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

2020 Ardmore, AL Mayor Election
2020 Ardmore, AL Mayor Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Billy W. Shannon
Billy W. Shannon currently serves as the Mayor of Ardmore, Alabama.
Ronnie Marks
Ronnie Marks is a Republican who currently serves as the Mayor of Athens, Alabama.
Richard J. Laird
Richard J. Laird was an Independent from Roanoke, AL who died on December 14, 2020 at the age of 83. Learn more about Richard J. Laird's political life on BamaPolitics.com
2022 Alabama State Senate District 27 Election
2022 Alabama State Senate District 27 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Kyle Garrison
Kyle Garrison is a Libertarian candidate who is from Athens, AL running for office in the Alabama State Senate District 6 election.
Portia Shepherd
Portia Shepherd is a Libertarian candidate who is from Uniontown, AL running for office in the Alabama State Senate District 23 election.
David Clinkscales
David Clinkscales serves as a City Council Member for the city of Franklin, Alabama.
Kevin Dukes
Kevin Dukes is a Republican who is from Scottsboro, AL. Find information on Kevin Dukes including news, election history and more at BamaPolitics.com.
2022 Alabama U.S. Senate Election
2022 Alabama U.S. Senate Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Phillip “PJ” Greer
Phillip "PJ" Greer is a Libertarian candidate who is from Huntsville, AL running for office in the Alabama 5th Congressional District election.
Patrick C. Wallace
Patrick C. Wallace is a Libertarian candidate who is from Huntsville, AL running for office in the Alabama State Board Of Education District 8 election.
2022 Alabama State House District 55 Election
2022 Alabama State House District 55 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Clay County, AL Sheriff Election
2022 Clay County, AL Sheriff Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Marion County, AL Commission District 3 Election
2022 Marion County, AL Commission District 3 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Marion County, AL Commission District 5 Election
2022 Marion County, AL Commission District 5 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Shelby County, AL District Judge Place 1 Election
2022 Shelby County, AL District Judge Place 1 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Alabama 18th Judicial Circuit Judge Place 1 Election
2022 Alabama 18th Judicial Circuit Judge Place 1 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Jefferson County, AL District Judge Place 10 Election
2022 Jefferson County, AL District Judge Place 10 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
2022 Jefferson County, AL Board Of Education District 3
2022 Jefferson County, AL Board Of Education District 3 results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Thomas Parchman III
Thomas Parchman III is a Democrat who is from Vestavia Hills, AL. Thomas Parchman III last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Sarah Conkle
Sarah Conkle is a Democrat who is from Birmingham, AL. Sarah Conkle last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Elizabeth McGowen Watkins
Elizabeth McGowen Watkins is a Democrat who is from Hoover, AL. Elizabeth McGowen Watkins last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Ralph Young
Ralph Young is a Democrat who is from Birmingham, AL. Ralph Young last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Stephanie Muhammad
Stephanie Muhammad is a Democrat who is from Birmingham, AL. Stephanie Muhammad last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Venetta Lee
Venetta Lee is a Democrat who is from Birmingham, AL. Venetta Lee last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Phillip Brown
Phillip Brown is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Phillip Brown last ran for office in the 2018 Jefferson County Circuit Clerk election.
Jonathan Barbee
Jonathan Barbee is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Jonathan Barbee last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 2 election.
Kathy Peterson
Kathy Peterson is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Kathy Peterson last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Public Service Commission Place 1 election.
Hobbie Sealy
Hobbie Sealy is a Republican who is from Montgomery, AL. Hobbie Sealy last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Auditor election.
Adam Thompson
Adam Thompson is a Republican who is from Montgomery, AL. Adam Thompson last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Auditor election.
Lula Albert-Kaigler
Lula Albert-Kaigler is a Democrat who is from Citronelle, AL. Lula Albert-Kaigler last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Secretary of State election.
Jim Perdue
Jim Perdue is a Republican who is from Luverne, AL. Jim Perdue last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Secretary of State election.
Reese McKinney
Reese McKinney is a Republican who is from Montgomery, AL. Reese McKinney last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama Secretary of State election.
2022 Alabama 10th Judicial Circuit Place 22 Election
2022 Alabama 10th Judicial Circuit Place 22 Election results and candidate information for Alabama voters.
Tamara Harris Johnson
Tamara Harris Johnson is a Democrat who currently serves as Alabama Judge - 10th Circuit Court - Place 22 in the state of Alabama.
Mark Lester
Mark Lester is a Democrat who is from Birmingham, AL. Mark Lester last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama 6th Congressional District election.
Tom Vigneulle
Tom Vigneulle is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Tom Vigneulle last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama 6th Congressional District election.
Will Brooke
Will Brooke is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Will Brooke last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama 6th Congressional District election.
Chad Mathis
Chad Mathis is a Republican who is from Birmingham, AL. Chad Mathis last ran for office in the 2014 Alabama 6th Congressional District election.

Alabama Needs To Decriminalize Marijuana Possession

By Clete Wetli on March 18, 2019 | Opinion

H.B. 96 is a major first step in reforming harsh sentencing laws that have had a devastating impact on our state. It would certainly relieve pressure on our overburdened courts and judges. Passing H.B. 96 would be a great bipartisan win for our state.

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Alabama Lottery Bill To Be Introduced Tomorrow

By Matthew Tyson on March 18, 2019

The people of Alabama may soon have a chance to vote on a lottery.

Senator Jim McClendon (R, Springville), who represents District 11, plans to submit two bills when the Senate convenes on…

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Term Limit Legislation Filed In Alabama

By Brent Wilson on March 15, 2019

Alabama State Representative David Wheeler wants to make sure that he and other Representatives don’t get too comfortable in their elected positions. Wheeler filed HB 67 which would amend the Alabama Constitution and…

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Marijuana Leaf

Alabama HB 96 Would Treat One Ounce of Marijuana As Simple Fine

By Brent Wilson on March 14, 2019

Representative Laura Hall wants to change Alabama’s marijuana laws. Hall has introduced HB 96 which will change what defines unlawful possession of marijuana in the first degree and second degree while also creating…

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Kay Ivey Announces Signing of Rebuild Alabama Act

Rebuild Alabama Act Signed Into Law 5 Days After Introduced

By Brent Wilson on March 13, 2019

That’s all folks. In one of the largest tax hikes in Alabama’s recent history, Kay Ivey signed into law the Rebuild Alabama Act just five days after it was introduced in a…

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Sign Hanging In Business Denouncing Hate

Congressman Mo Brooks’ No Vote On Bigotry Resolution Fuels Division

By Clete Wetli on March 11, 2019 | Opinion

Just as Democrats need to be honest and call out Omar for her comments that were clearly anti-Semitic, Republicans need to call out Brooks for his continual fear-mongering language and his disturbing advocacy of a make-believe “War on Whites”.

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Alabama House of Representatives Chambers

Alabama House Approves Rebuild Alabama Act 83-20

By Brent Wilson on March 8, 2019

The Alabama House has approved the Rebuild Alabama Act by a vote of 83-20. A breakdown of the bill can be found here, but essentially increases the Alabama gas and diesel tax by…

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Dog in a Vehicle

Alabama SB 61 Allows You To Rescue Animals In Locked Cars

By Brent Wilson on March 8, 2019

Alabama State Senator Del Marsh has animals in mind with Alabama SB 61. The bill would essentially allow for a person who believes an animal is in imminent danger of suffering bodily harm…

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Kay Ivey Signs Special Session For Gas Tax

Rebuild Alabama Act – Everything You Need To Know

By Brent Wilson on March 6, 2019

The Rebuild Alabama ACT has passed and has been signed into law.

The Rebuild Alabama Act has officially been released and while the gas tax has been the most talked about issue…

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Alabama State Senate

Governor Kay Ivey Declares Special Session For Gas Tax

By Brent Wilson on March 5, 2019

The Alabama Senate has adjourned meaning that it is now very likely that Gov. Kay Ivey will call a Special Session in order to make it easier to pass the gas tax bill. The…

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