7/31: Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill pointed to six voter fraud convictions as proof that the Southern Poverty Law Center’s claim that voter fraud doesn’t exist is a false claim.
7/22: Secretary of State John Merrill removed an east Alabama election official for telling voters they could use their business address to register to vote.
5/15: Alabama House Constitution, Campaigns and Elections Committee advanced a bill that would allow only US Citizens to vote in Alabama elections.
2/15: Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill testified to congress that voter fraud is a frequent occurrence in Alabama, but it is rarely prosecuted.
1/17: Gordon Mayor Elbert Melton was convicted of voter fraud and removed from office.
12/26: LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman apologized for donating to a group responsible for spreading misinformation during the Alabama special election.