Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh rocked the Alabama political world last week by telling The Anniston Star he would not be seeking a seventh term in 2022. (Kudos, by the way, to The Star for the big scoop). This week, we asked Marsh, the Senate’s top leader since 2010, what that means for Senate leadership for the next two years.
In a political landscape where tricky issues can sometimes cause politicians to split hairs on policy, the former football coach and current candidate for U.S. Senate candidate has found a winning formula: be blunt, keep it simple and always pivot back to Donald Trump.
Former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions maintains a more than 20-point lead in the race for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, according to his recent internal poll. However, the latest numbers also show Sessions dropping a point while Congressman Bradley Byrne gained seven to capture second place.