Petition to Amend the Expungement Law for Innocent People

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The Alabama House Democrats recognize that expungement helps restore people’s records if their case is dismissed. We recognize that there is a system that exists where people who have been falsely accused may end up owing money to the judicial system without being found guilty. We would like to amend the current expungement laws and policies to make it so …

Sign the Petition to Keep Guns Out of Our Schools

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In the wake of the tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida on February 14th, Rep. Will Ainsworth of Guntersville has proposed a bill that would allow teachers to carry guns in school. Guns in schools are a bad idea for our children. Here’s why: Children get their hands on everything. In a study that appeared in the journal Pediatrics, Geoffrey Jackman and a group …

Sign the petition against SB92!

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Senate Bill 92, which was passed last week in the Senate and we expect to see in the House in the coming days, would dramatically reduce the number of weeks unemployed workers could receive assistance. (from 26 weeks to a range of 14 to 20 weeks depending on the unemployment rate). This would have a devastating impact on our state’s workers …