Minority caucuses

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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 […]

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 […]

Chair and executive members of committee listen to arguments

Alabama Democratic Party members challenge new bylaws, elimination of caucuses

BY: - June 15, 2023

The chair of the Alabama Democratic Party wrote in a June 13 letter to state and national members of his party that the elimination of minority caucuses in May did not cost people their membership. Randy Kelley, the chair of the state party, also wrote that the new bylaws are “clean and clear for all […]