DNC receives proposed bylaws from Alabama Democratic Party

BY: - December 1, 2023

The Democratic National Committee’s Rules and Bylaws Committee said Friday they have received revised bylaws and membership lists from the Alabama Democratic party. Minyon Moore, co-chair of the committee, said during a meeting of the committee that the proposals had been given to committee members, along with challenges. “In the meantime, the staff will continue […]

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DNC gives Alabama Democrats February deadline to pass new bylaws

BY: - October 9, 2023

The Democratic National Committee will give the Alabama Democratic Party a chance to resolve a divisive battle over the rules and governance of the state party on its own. The DNC’s Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC) Friday gave ADP Chair Randy Kelley a November 28 deadline to develop new bylaws and provide the DNC a […]

DNC hearing officer: Controversial Alabama Democratic Party bylaws ‘must be invalidated’

BY: - October 4, 2023

A Democratic National Committee official Tuesday said a controversial set of bylaws adopted the Alabama Democratic Party on May 6 should be overturned. The finding from Kim Keenan, a hearing officer for the DNC, came ahead of a Friday meeting of the national party’s Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC), which is investigating complaints over the […]

Alabama Democrats clash over party direction in contentious DNC hearing

BY: - September 11, 2023

Two factions of the Alabama Democratic Party faced off in an intense, nine-hour hearing held Friday by the Democratic National Committee (DNC) in Washington, D.C. One faction, led by Minority Caucus Chair Joe Reed, doubled down on the notion that new bylaws approved at a May meeting of the state party – which led to […]

DNC sets fall hearings on complaints over Alabama Democratic Party

BY: - August 9, 2023

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has scheduled a September hearing in Washington, D.C. over the Alabama Democratic Party’s (ADP) internal battles over leadership and representation. The hearing of the DNC Rules and Bylaws Committee (RBC), scheduled for Sept. 8 at 9 a.m., will give the parties in the three challenges to bylaws adopted at a […]

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DNC warns Alabama Democratic Party over bylaw changes

BY: - May 17, 2023

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) said bylaws approved by the Alabama Democratic Party (ADP) on May 5 could violate the party’s rules and may have been adopted undemocratically, according to a letter obtained by the Reflector on Wednesday. The letter from the DNC’s Rules and Bylaws Committee, addressed to Randy Kelley, chair of the ADP, […]