Counting Write-In Votes | Hot 5

November 7, 2016

PLUS… HOT TIP: County Job Listings
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
1. New Law on Counting Write-In Votes Effective NOW 
Counting write-in votes this week will be less of an administrative burden than in past elections. The Legislature was successful in amending the provision of Alabama law that had required all write-in votes to be counted on election night. Under […]

Dr. David Bronner | Hot 5

October 31, 2016

PLUS… HOT TIP: Voting YES for Amendments 3, 4 & 14
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
1. Dr. David Bronner to kick off the ACCA Legislative Conference
Dr. David Bronner, CEO of the Retirement Systems of Alabama, will kick off the Opening General Session of the ACCA Legislative Conference with a look at state pension reform and how possible changes could affect […]

Insurance Updates | Hot 5

October 24, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Using Comparative Data on Alabama Counties
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
1. Insurance Updates
The deadline for SIDP Application and Documentation is Monday, Oct. 31. Please email all materials to Marcia Collier ( by this date.
ACCA Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund Audit Packets have been mailed and are due back by […]

VOTE YES! | Hot 5

October 17, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Sample Social Media Posts on Proposed Constitutional Amendments
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
1. ‘One Voice’ on the November Amendments
On the November ballot, proposed constitutional amendments 3, 4 and 14 will each have a very positive impact on county government, and the Association’s goal is for all 67 […]