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Inside Alabama Politics – November 6, 2020
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Inside Alabama Politics – November 6, 2020

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.

Alabama voter ID law upheld by 11th Circuit
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Alabama voter ID law upheld by 11th Circuit

Federal appeals judges upheld a lower court Tuesday and rejected claims that an Alabama law which requires voters to show government-issued photo identification at the polls is racially discriminatory.

Absentee voting up for GOP runoffs
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Absentee voting up for GOP runoffs

Turnout in next week’s primary runoff election is expected to be lower than the March 3 primary, but more Alabamians have already submitted absentee ballots for the Tuesday contests than did in March.

Court: Alabama can’t prohibit curbside voting
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Court: Alabama can’t prohibit curbside voting

An appellate court on Thursday refused to stay a judge's order that allows local officials to offer curbside voting in the July runoff and loosens absentee ballot requirements in three of the state's large counties.