municipal elections

Campaign 2020: The City Runoffs

Voters in many local cities went to the polls to decide runoffs in mayoral and city council races. The runoffs were necessary in these races because no candidate got a majority of the votes after the initial voting on August 25. Among the top races in our area are mayor’s races in Selma, Demopolis, Alexander City, Tuskegee, Dadeville and Union…

Secretary of State Meets with City Officials in Marion Amid Election Concerns

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Secretary of State John Merrill will be monitoring the upcoming municipal elections in Marion, Centreville and Selma — after candidates raise concerns about fraud and corruption. Secretary Merrill met with Marion city officials Wednesday morning to discuss the election. He said election observers are keeping a close eye on the absentee voting process — to…