Thursday, Alabama Republican Party Chairman Terry Lathan announced that President Donald J. Trump (R) will be addressing the nation and both Houses of Congress for the State of the Union address Tuesday night. The Trump campaign is asking that Republicans host their friends and families for State of the Union parties to view the President’s address.
“The Trump campaign has requested Alabama hold State of the Union Watch Parties around the state.” Lathan said. “The SOTU is on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. CST. Just like we did for President Trump’s campaign kick-off during the summer, we have asked our county parties and auxiliary groups to organize watch parties in their areas.”
“MAGA Meetups can be held in a restaurant or someone’s home,” Lathan explained. “Please reach out to your county party chairman or local auxiliary group to see if they’ll be able to hold one in your area and make plans to attend. Please post the events on your social media as well.”
Lathan is asking that the MAGA Meetup parties share pictures of their events with the Alabama Republican Party on social media.
“Send ALGOP Communications Director Jeannie Faherty pictures of your event,: Lathan added. “She’ll be sharing them with the Trump campaign and posting them on our social media.( [email protected]).:
The state party and its allied and auxiliary groups recently held rallies outside of U.S. Senator Doug Jones’ offices in Huntsville, Birmingham, and Mobile urging the Democratic Senator to vote “not guilty” on impeachment.
“The RNC and Trump Campaign were thrilled and said Alabama’s efforts were second to none!” Lathan said.
The President’s speech will be preceded by Alabama Governor Kay Ivey’s (R) state of the state address.
Governor Kay Ivey will deliver the annual State of the State Address to a Joint Session of the Alabama Legislature on Tuesday, February 4, at 6:30 p.m. (CST) in the Old House Chamber of the State Capitol.