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Email to House Members re: Hubbard: "God help us all"

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Email to House Members re: Hubbard:

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

On Sunday, an email was sent to all House members. The subject line reads, "We have to do something about Speak...

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Alabama Legislative Session Starts On Tuesday

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Alabama Legislative Session Starts On Tuesday

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, March 3, both Houses of the Alabama Legislature will return to Montgomery for the start of the...

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Hubbard Cries Poor With Millions In Assets

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Hubbard Cries Poor With Millions In Assets

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Documents released on Friday by the State’s prosecution in the corruption case of Speaker of the Hou...

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Bentley Releases Details On Controversial Tax Plan

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Bentley Releases Details On Controversial Tax Plan

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

In November, Governor Robert Bentley was reelected by the vast majority of the voters in Alabama easily ou...

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Byrne Introduces The Real Choice For Veterans Act

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Byrne Introduces The Real Choice For Veterans Act

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Rep. Bradley Byrne and other members of the House sponsored the Real Choice for Veterans Act.  Thi...

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Congress Funds Homeland Security Another Week

Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Congress Funds Homeland Security Another Week

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Friday, February 27, Congress averted a partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security late Fr...

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Conservatives Press House to Hold Firm on DHS Funding

Monday, 02 March 2015
Conservatives Press House to Hold Firm on DHS Funding

 

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Wednesday, February 25, US Representatives Martha Roby (R-Montgomery), Mo Brooks (R-Huntsville), Gary Pal...

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House GOP Caucus Announces Ambitious Agenda

Monday, 02 March 2015
House GOP Caucus Announces Ambitious Agenda

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Wednesday, February 25, the Alabama House Republican Caucus announced their 2015 legislative agenda. Th...

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Reynolds Warns Free Market Principles May Cease To Exist

Monday, 02 March 2015
Reynolds Warns Free Market Principles May Cease To Exist


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama Republican National Committeeman Paul Reynolds has been a vocal opponent expansion of federal regu...

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Rogers Concerned About ISIS

Monday, 02 March 2015
Rogers Concerned About ISIS

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Wednesday, February 27, US Representative Mike Rogers (R-Saks) said in an email to constituents that he is...

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Hubbard's Alleged Crimes Detailed In New Court Filings

Monday, 02 March 2015
Hubbard's Alleged Crimes Detailed In New Court Filings



By Bill Britt and Susan Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Today, the State released its response to Speaker Mike Hubbard’s December motion req...

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Big and Bigger Contracts Reviewed

Friday, 27 February 2015
Big and Bigger Contracts Reviewed

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—In February, the State’s Contract Review Board approved some high-dollar items for friends of former G...

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Bentley Declares State of Emergency As Winter Storm Expected Wednesday

Friday, 27 February 2015
Bentley Declares State of Emergency As Winter Storm Expected Wednesday

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Tuesday, February 24 Alabama Governor Robert Bentley (R) declared a State of Emergency for all Alabama cou...

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Senate Democrats Discuss Legislative Issues

Thursday, 26 February 2015
Senate Democrats Discuss Legislative Issues

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Recently, State Senate Democrats met to discuss some of the many issues facing the legislature inclu...

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Troy Towns Elected Republican Senior Vice-Chairman

Thursday, 26 February 2015
Troy Towns Elected Republican Senior Vice-Chairman

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Saturday, February 21, the Alabama Republican Party Executive Committee elected optometrist Troy Towns ...

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Roby, Byrne, Palmer Disappointed By President’s Veto

Thursday, 26 February 2015
Roby, Byrne, Palmer Disappointed By President’s Veto

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, February 25, President Barack Hussein Obama vetoed bipartisan legislation that would have auth...

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Byrne Urges Senate Democrats To Pass House Homeland Security Funding Bill

Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Byrne Urges Senate Democrats To Pass House Homeland Security Funding Bill

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Monday, February 23, US Representative Bradley Byrne (R-Montrose) urged Senate Democrats to end the imp...

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Way Too Early Look (2016 Presidential Primaries)

Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Way Too Early Look (2016 Presidential Primaries)

 

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY– Nationally respected Democrat polling firm Anzalone Liszt Grove Research released a polling summ...

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AG Strange Offers Year-in-Review

Wednesday, 25 February 2015
AG Strange Offers Year-in-Review

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Attorney General Luther Strange has shared highlights of his office’s successes last year through ...

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Mike Hubbard Re-Elected As Speaker

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Mike Hubbard Re-Elected As Speaker

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, January 13 Representative Mike Hubbard (R from Auburn) was re-elected with bipartisan support ...

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AEA President Sets New Course

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
AEA President Sets New Course

Remarks by ANITA GIBSON
PRESIDENT ALABAMA EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
Reporting out on behalf of the Board of Directors of the Alabama Education Association

As...

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Selma-To-Montgomery March Re-enacted

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Selma-To-Montgomery March Re-enacted

Staff Report 
Alabama Political Reporter

Montgomery, AL – Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) Board Chairman Rev. Dr. Bernard Lafayette, SCL...

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Rand Paul Speaks to Alabama Republicans

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Rand Paul Speaks to Alabama Republicans

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Friday, February 20, US Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), a probable 2016 Republican presidential candida...

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Wheeler Elected ALGOP Treasurer

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Wheeler Elected ALGOP Treasurer


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On February 21, the Alabama Republican Party State Executive Committee met to vote on new leadership and e...

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Terry Lathan Elected ALGOP Chair

Tuesday, 24 February 2015
Terry Lathan Elected ALGOP Chair


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

The Alabama Republican Party Executive Committee met at their annual Winter Dinner and elected Terry Latha...

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