Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard (R – Auburn) releases a statement after Rep. Daniel Boman of Sulligent announced that he was switching to the Democratic Party.
It was clear early on in the session that Mr. Boman was not aligned ideologically with the reform-minded Republican Majority. Based on his votes on basic [...]
We are hearing that state Rep. Daniel Boman of Sulligent has announced that he is switching parties. Boman is a House freshman elected as a Republican in November.
The rumors about the potential switch had grown cold, and its resurrection appears to have caught some Democrats by surprise.
More as we come up with [...]
As you know, a very important piece of legislation will be presented for our consideration in the House tomorrow in Montgomery – Senate Bill 310 – the “Students First” tenure and fair dismissal reform bill. Like me, many House members have been inundated with phone calls and emails from opponents of this bill, and some have been [...]
Here is a side-by-side look at the current map of Alabama Congressional Districts and the proposed map that will be introduced into the Legislature this week from the Joint Legislative Committee on Redistricting.
Note that this new map is not the one originally proposed by the committee co-chairmen, Sen. Gerald Dial (R – Lineville) [...]