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Sen. Shelby to speak in Demopolis

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL) will join the residents of Marengo County for a county visit Saturday, Jan. 28 at noon.  The county visit, which is open to the public, will take place at Smokin’ Jack’s Bar-B-Que, in Demopolis.

Senator Shelby will address the legislative agenda for the second session of the 112th Congress as well as important issues facing the nation and the state of Alabama.  Following his remarks, Senator Shelby will open the floor to questions and comments from those in attendance.

“Over the years, these meetings have provided an excellent opportunity for area residents to listen and voice their opinions on the activities of our government,” said Shelby.  “This will be a great chance to discuss the important issues facing our state and our nation.”

This will be Senator Shelby’s 1,677th county visit since being elected to serve the state of Alabama.  As part of his commitment to Alabamians, Senator Shelby holds a meeting in each county every year.

This meeting is open to the public.