Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill today anno

first_imgAlabama Secretary of State John Merrill today announced he’s running for the U.S. Senate seat currently occupied by U.S. Sen. Doug Jones.Merrill, who is a Republican, has been Alabama’s Secretary of State since 2015, and term limits mean he cannot run again.Merrill’s announcement comes on the heels of several other Republicans entering the electoral ring, including former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, U.S. Rep Bradley Byrne, former Auburn University football coach Tommy Tuberville and Alabama Rep. Arnold Mooney.Watch Merrill’s full announcement below. Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill announces 2020 Senate plans.Posted by WVUA 23 on Tuesday, June 25, 2019last_img