Post Tagged with: "Doug Jones"
Will the Democratic Party give Black women the support they deserve?
House Bill 17 would require the governor to appoint someone to fill a vacancy for a U.S. Senate seat until the next general election.
Alabama state representative claims start of progressive movement.
Democrats trimmed Republicans’ edge in the chamber to 51-49 with the swearing in of two new lawmakers on Wednesday.
Dana Gresham, a former Obama official, will be the only Black chief of staff for a Democratic senator.
Jones is the first Democrat in a quarter of a century to win a Senate seat in Alabama.
It’s time “to work with some real issues that are facing the country and not worry about getting at odds with the president,” according to Jones.
“I rode in a multicolor WV Bus and voted 34 times (30 for Jones, 3 Michelle Obama, 1 for myself of course),” a Twitter user mocked.
Laura Hall (D-Huntsville) talked with DiversityInc about Madison County's grassroots efforts to support Doug Jones in the senate race.
The stunning upset for Republicans narrowed their majority in the Senate to 51-49.
Black voters turned out at a higher percentage than in the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections, taking a stand preventing Roy Moore’s retro racism to represent their state.
Moore, endorsed by Trump, said amendments after the 10th "have completely tried to wreck the form of government that our forefathers intended."