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Madison County Democrats Blog

Alabama primary 2016: Who qualified for the ballot?

November 24th, 2015

By Howard Koplowitz, AL.Com Thirteen Republican contenders for the presidential nomination filed paperwork to be put on the ballot for the Alabama primary before Friday's 5 p.m. deadline, according to a list from the Alabama Republican Party. Only two of the major Republican candidates didn't submit the paperwork: ex-New York Gov. George Pataki and former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore. Those that did were: Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham Ex-Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich Texas Sen. Ted Cruz Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Arkansas Sen. Mike Huckabee Real estate mogul Donald J. Trump Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum On the Democratic side, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley all qualified, as did California man Rocque "Rocky" de la Fuente, according to an Alabama Democratic Party employee. A further update showed Kennedy K. Brown, whose [...]

Athens State University Professor, Dr. Rick Mould, will be the moderator for the Education and Legislative Policy Town Hall Meeting/ Forum

November 13th, 2015

More exciting news about the Limestone County Education and Policy Town Hall/Forum! They now have a moderator to complete the package. The moderator will be ASU, Professor Dr. Rick Mould. See attached updated announcement for more details. This will be your chance to ask questions about the Alabama school system and what the future will be for your children. Come down and have your question ready![...]

Exciting news on the Limestone County Education and Legislative Policy Town Hall Meeting/ Forum!

November 11th, 2015

Exciting news on the Limestone County Education and Legislative Policy Town Hall Meeting/ Forum! We had mention before, there will be a number of guess panelist for this event, and here they are: House Minority Leader, Craig Ford Education Ways & Means Representative, Lynn Greer House Ways & Means General Fund, Representative, Larry Lee Writer, Dr. Michael Sibley, State Dept of Education Communications Director AEA General Council, Mr. Clint Daughtrey, Esq. The Limestone County Education and Legislative Policy Town Hall Meeting will be held at the Athens University Ballroom, 300 N. Beaty Street Athens, AL 35611. The times will be from 07:00pm to 09:00pm. Have your questions ready and come on down and get involved.[...]