Colbert County Republican Party
The Colbert County Republican Candidate Forum was held on May 2nd at at the Ritz Theater in Sheffield
May 2nd, 2022
Voters came to the Ritz Theater in Sheffield to meet federal, state-wide, and local candidates serving Colbert County. There were four question and answer sessions scheduled with candidates for District Judge, District Attorney, State Representative district 3 and 7.
The Colbert County of Republican Executive Committee is responsible for all activities of the Republican Party in Colbert County. We are chartered by the Alabama State Republican Executive Committee. Our members are elected by voters in the Republican primary election every four years in the gubernatorial election year. Republicans who are registered to vote in Colbert County are eligible to serve on the CCREC. According to Alabama state law, all candidates who want to appear on the Republican primary ballot for Colbert County must be certified by the CCREC.
That faith in God has guided the leaders of our nation since its founding and has provided the moral axioms according to which our system of delineated rights and laws was created,
That a system of free enterprise that allows informed individuals to participate in transactions of their own volition generates the highest levels of productivity, inspires human ingenuity, and defends individual liberty,
That all individuals are entitled to equal rights under our laws while they assume the responsibilities of citizens in a free society,
That a proper judiciary administers the law following the strictest textual interpretation of each statute and legal precedent while restricting the government’s impingement on individual liberty to the least extent possible,
That domestic peace and tranquility is kept by an informed and responsible citizenry whose right to self-defense is unimpeded,
That enduring peace with our international neighbors is necessarily predicated upon a strong national defense,
That government must ensure that youth are given instruction in the language arts, science, mathematics, and humanities, enabling them to be productive citizens who appreciate the foundations and benefits of our constitutional republic,
That good government acts when necessary on behalf of the people to preserve the free economy, administration of the law, education of youth, and security of the population while respecting individual liberty and remaining fiscally sound, and,
That the goodness of government is measured by the prosperity of the people, not of itself.