Alabama Secretary of State

Hassell Defeats Williams in House District 78 Democratic Runoff

The results are in, and according to the Alabama Secretary of State’s Office, Kenyatte Hassell won the Democratic Runoff for House District 78 Tuesday. Hassell received 64.82% of the votes. Challenger Donald “Don” Williams received 35.18% of the vote. The district covers most of the Montgomery. According to the Secretary of State’s Office 1,046 votes were cast and voter turnout…

Alabama Sec. of State Brings Update on Election Day on “Alabama News Rising”

Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill was our guest on “Alabama News Rising” this morning to talk to us by phone about his expectations for Election Day in Alabama. Merrill says the latest numbers show more than 331,000 absentee ballots were requested for this election. He says so far, more than 300,000 have been returned.  More ballots should be added…