For Immediate Release April 23, 2021 Montgomery, AL- This week, the Alabama House Democratic Caucus helped introduce and pass several key bills to help the people of Alabama and held their weekly Wednesday Press Conference. Caucus member bills that passed include: HB609 sponsored by Rep. Jeremy Gray (D-Lee) establishes the Innovate Alabama Matching Grant Program allowing for matching funds to … Read More
Alabama House Democrats to Hold Press Briefings and Weekly Press Conference
The Alabama House Democratic Caucus (AHDC) has announced that it will hold Press Briefings that will feature a Caucus Member who will offer remarks and commentary following the legislative session days on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:00 PM CST. The link for today’s briefing is below.
Alabama House Democrats Expand Expungement
For Immediate Release April 16, 2021 Montgomery, AL- This week the Alabama House of Representatives passed SB117, sponsored in the Senate by Sen. Linda Coleman-Madison (D-Jefferson) and led in the House by Rep. Chris England (D-Macon), which would expand the expungement of criminal records to include convictions of certain misdemeanors, traffic violations, municipal ordinances, and, under certain conditions, felony convictions. … Read More
Alabama House Democrats Find Success During Challenging Legislative Week
For Immediate Release March 19, 2021 Montgomery, AL- During a challenging week in the Alabama House of Representatives, Democrats were able to find success with the passage of HB441, sponsored by Rep. Artis “A.J.” McCambell (D-Marengo) which, if enacted, would be a first step toward increased police accountability in Alabama. The bill would establish a law enforcement employer database. Included … Read More
Alabama House Democratic Caucus Applauds The American Rescue Plan Act
Alabama House Democrats enthusiastically support the historic economic relief and stimulus package, the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, signed by President Biden yesterday. The $1.9T package not only includes $1,400 individual relief payments and additional financial support for families with children, but it also funds a variety of other initiatives to accelerate vaccine production and distribution. The legislation is predicted to rapidly bolster economic growth and to cut child poverty in America by half.
Republican Bill Limiting Constitutional Rights Stalls
Republican Bill Limiting Constitutional Right to Free Speech and Assembly Assigned to House Subcommittee
Alabama House Democrats Help Advance Bills Supporting the Military
During today’s legislative session, Alabama House Democrats helped advance several key bills to support the military.
Alabama House Democrat Kirk Hatcher Wins District 26 Senate Race
The Alabama House Democratic Caucus congratulates Rep. Kirk Hatcher (D- Montgomery) for having won a seat in the Alabama State Senate, District 26, in an overwhelming victory on Tuesday.
Alabama House Democrats Support Continuation of Mask Order
Gov. Kay Ivey has extended the “Safer at Home” health order requiring masks in public. Alabama House Democrats applaud this action as Alabama begins to make progress combatting COVID-19.
Alabama House Democrats Announce 2021 Legislative Platform
Today, the Alabama House Democratic Caucus presented, “Working Together. Achieving Results”, the 2021 Alabama House Democrats legislative agenda. The event was live-streamed via Zoom and the Alabama House Democratic Caucus website, www.alabamademcaucus.com , features key updates with more specific details and resources for constituents.
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