Alabama Primary: March 3, 2020
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Good news! Because Alabama has open primaries, you can vote for Bernie regardless of your registered party. If you want to vote for Bernie, get registered to vote!
You must be registered by Mon, February 17 (24 days away).
Not sure if you are registered, or what you're registered as? Check your current registration status online.
Vote on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020, from 7:00AM – 7:00PM. Find your polling place here: https://myinfo.alabamavotes.gov/VoterView/Home.do
Download and vote by absentee here: https://www.sos.alabama.gov/sites/default/files/Final%20Absentee%20Application%208-1-2019.pdf
Submission for application for absentee voting ends in person 3/2/2020, but by mail by 2/27/2020.
To deliver your ballot it needs to be postmarked, or delivered by person, by 3/2/2020.
Check out your official Alabama Elections Voter Guide.
Call the Alabama Voter Hotline at: 1-800-274-8683
Check out the official 2020 Alabama Elections Calendar: https://www.sos.alabama.gov/sites/default/files/election-2020/Admin%20Calendar-20190627.pdf
Alabama voters need to have a specific type of photo identification at the polls in order to vote.
Unpaid 1 hour time off, unless: the hours of work of the employee commence at least two hours after the opening of the polls or end at least one hour prior to the closing of the polls.
If you are a college student not living in your home state, you can vote for Bernie in either your home state or in the state in which you are attending school!
If you are a Military Voter or a US Citizen living abroad, you are able to request a ballot here to vote for Bernie.
Willing to go the extra mile to help Bernie get elected? We need 2,373 Bernie supporters to become a Delegate, travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and cast their vote for Bernie Sanders at the Democratic National Convention. Interested?How to become a delegate in Alabama
Alabama has 61 delegates
Superdelegates: Sen. Doug Jones, Rep. Terri Sewell, Nancy L. Worley, Calvin Wilborn, Charlie Lethate Staten, Janet May, Unzell Kelley, Randy B. Kelley, Clinton M. Daughtrey
File to get on the ballot to become a district delegate: November 8, 2019
Primary and election of District Delegates: March 3, 2020
File to be an At Large Delegate of PLEO: March 20, 2020
State Democratic Executive Committee Meeting: April 4, 2020
District Level Delegate:
At Large Delegate (11) or an Alternate At Large Delegate (4)
Pledged PLEO Delegate (7)
You have to qualify to be one of these delegates. Eligible pledged Party Leader and Elected Official delegate positions are filled according to the following priority: big city mayors and state-wide elected officials; state legislative leaders, state legislators, and other state, county and local elected officials and party leaders. Help Bernie by encouraging qualified Bernie supporting people to file to become PLEOs.
Standing Committee and Delegation Chair
Standing Committee Members (6) 2 on each committee (Credentials, Platform and Rules). The members of the standing committees and the Delegation Chair are elected by a quorum of Alabama’s National Convention delegates on April 4, 2020. You don’t have to be a delegate or alternate to be elected.
Convention Pages (2) are selected by the State Democratic Chair in consultation with the members of the Democratic National Committee from the state before April 4, 2020.
Presidential Electors (9)
Presidential Electors to the Electoral College are selected by the Chairperson of the party. An individual can self nominate and the State Committee members can nominate. Selection occurs at an Executive Board meeting before December 1, 2020. The electors meet on December 14, 2020 to cast their ballot.
Contact the Alabama Democratic Party.
If you have any questions about voting in Alabama you may contact your state official elections office or Democratic party.
Find local Bernie supporters and get help from /r/AlabamaForSanders
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