Nancy Worley http://apr.org en 6 Alabama Lawyers Recommended For 11th Circuit http://apr.org/post/6-alabama-lawyers-recommended-11th-circuit <p></p><p>The Alabama Democratic Party has recommended six attorneys to President Barack Obama to fill a vacancy on the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.</p><p>Party Chairman Nancy Worley told the Montgomery Advertiser&nbsp; that the party recommended Birmingham lawyer Tamara Harris Johnson, former state Rep. Jeff McLaughlin of Guntersville, Birmingham lawyer Ben Morris, Dallas County Circuit Judge Collins Pettaway, federal prosecutor Susan Redmond of Montgomery, and Montgomery lawyer Mark Sabel.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 21:30:30 +0000 The Associated Press 44475 at http://apr.org 6 Alabama Lawyers Recommended For 11th Circuit Worley Becomes First Woman To Lead Ala. Democrats http://apr.org/post/worley-becomes-first-woman-lead-ala-democrats <p></p><p>Former Secretary of State Nancy Worley has been elected as the first female leader of the Alabama Democratic Party.</p><p>The State Democratic Executive Committee elected her as the party chair this weekend.</p><p>Worley spent the last five months as the interim chair after former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Mark Kennedy resigned to start a new political group.</p><p>Worley has been focused on finances. She says the party is now current on bills and is no longer in danger of being evicted from its Montgomery headquarters.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 21:28:41 +0000 The Associated Press 39324 at http://apr.org Worley Becomes First Woman To Lead Ala. Democrats