Ainsworth, Pate and Marshall declare victory in runoff election

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Party nominees were finally decided upon following Alabama's primary runoff election Tuesday night. Will Ainsworth, Steve Marshall and Rick Pate won highly contested primaries in the race to become the GOP nominee for lieutenant governor, attorney general and agriculture and industries commissioner.  Ainsworth declared his victory by writing, "This is your victory as much as ours!


Midterm 2018: Republican AG runoff candidates

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Republican voters will decide Tuesday who they want to represent them on the ballots in the Attorney General's race. Steve Marshall is the incumbent attorney general, having served the position since 2017 when he was appointed by former Gov.


Republicans nationwide starting to close midterm polling gap ahead of Alabama’s primary

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Voters in many states across the nation are getting ready to head to the polls to see who will represent them during this year’s highly contested midterm election. The midterm election, which usually has low voter turnout, is traditionally seen as a referendum on the party that controls the White House. Much of the discussion over the past few months has been whether or not Democrats will muster enough support to retake the House of Representatives, a branch of government they have not controlled since 2010. Given the large number of Democratic incumbents up for reelection in traditionally Republican states, many pundits see little chance of Democrats regaining control of the Senate. Recent polls suggest that generic support for Republican candidates has grown.


Meet the Republican candidates for Alabama Attorney General

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama’s primary election is just a little over a week away, and the Republican field for attorney general is quite large and hotly contested. Steve Marshall is the incumbent attorney general, having served the position since 2017 when he was appointed by former Gov.


Meet the Democratic candidates for Alabama Attorney General

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama’s primary election is just a little over a week away, and the Democratic field for attorney general consists of just two candidates. Chris Christie, not to be confused with the former Republican governor of New Jersey, is a Birmingham based attorney who has not held elected office before.


Meet Alabama's Democratic candidates for Governor

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama’s gubernatorial primary election is just a week away, and the Democratic field is very large with six candidates competing for the nomination. Walt Maddox is the current mayor of Tuscaloosa, having served in that position since 2005.


Meet Alabama's Republican candidates for Governor

AUBURN, Ala. (EETV)- Alabama’s gubernatorial primary election is just a week away, and the Republican field is quite large with four candidates competing for the nomination. Kay Ivey is the current governor, having served in the position for a little over a year.


Time is running out to submit requests for absentee voting

Montgomery, Ala. -- Secretary of State, John H. Merrill, has begun to issue reminders to voters to submit their requests for absentee voting.  The deadline to request an absentee ballot is quickly approaching on May 31, by the end of the business day. Putting in a request for an absentee ballot will allow voters to submit their votes for Alabama's 2018 Primary Election, which will occur on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.  The deadline to return the absentee ballot after is has been received is by the end of the business day on Monday, June 4, 2018.