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Alabama Retail PAC Endorses Senator Dial

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Alabama Retail PAC Endorses Senator Dial


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Senator Gerald Dial’s (R) from Lineville campaign announced in a statement that the Alabama RetailPAC had ...

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PSC Commissioner Jeremy Oden Receives AL Patriots Tea Party Endorsement

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
PSC Commissioner Jeremy Oden Receives AL Patriots Tea Party Endorsement


 
BREWTON – The Alabama Patriots, one of Alabama’s largest Tea Party organizations, announced their endorsement of Jeremy Oden in the race for Public S...

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Alabama New South Coalition Endorses Sewell

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Alabama New South Coalition Endorses Sewell


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D) from Selma announced in a statement that she has received the endorsemen...

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Speaker on Offense, Already Fumbling

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Speaker on Offense, Already Fumbling


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

In his first interview after the end of the 2014 Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature, Speaker of the ...

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Testimony and Ethics Chief Contradict Hubbard’s Press Statements

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Testimony and Ethics Chief Contradict Hubbard’s Press Statements


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard (R-Auburn) and his attorney J. Mark White have said that Hubbard’s...

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Barron Trial Delayed during AG Appeal of Relationship Ruling

Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Barron Trial Delayed during AG Appeal of Relationship Ruling

By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

The trial of former Alabama Senate veteran Lowell Barron – which was scheduled for today – has been delayed ...

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Senator Mike Lee Endorses Dr. Chad Mathis

Monday, 14 April 2014
Senator Mike Lee Endorses Dr. Chad Mathis


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Wednesday, April 9, the Dr. Chad Mathis for Congress campaign announced that it has received an endorse...

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Oden Says that Liberal Environmentalists are Targeting Alabama

Monday, 14 April 2014
Oden Says that Liberal Environmentalists are Targeting Alabama


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

According to a statement released on Tuesday, April 8, Alabama Power rates have been flat since January 20...

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Wren Loses Nonprofit Presidential Position, Maybe More

Monday, 14 April 2014
Wren Loses Nonprofit Presidential Position, Maybe More


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

It appears that his seat in the House of Representatives is not the only thing Greg Wren has lost because of...

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Air Force Major and Attorney Mitchell Howie Announces Candidacy for Alabama State Senate, District 7

Monday, 14 April 2014
Air Force Major and Attorney Mitchell Howie Announces Candidacy for Alabama State Senate, District 7


HUNTSVILLE—Mitchell Howie, a local attorney and a Major in the Air Force Reserves, has announced his candidacy for Alabama State Senate District 7.

"I'...

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Former Rep. Wren Lied to Law Enforcement Before Plea

Monday, 14 April 2014
Former Rep. Wren Lied to Law Enforcement Before Plea


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

According to the statement of facts in former Representative Greg Wren's plea deal, before he “accept[ed]” r...

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Del Marsh Complaint over Anti-Corruption Ads Heads to AG

Monday, 14 April 2014
Del Marsh Complaint over Anti-Corruption Ads Heads to AG


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

Senate Pro Temp Del Marsh has asked that Alabama Secretary of State Jim Bennett to review the legality of ad...

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Ethics Complaint Says Hubbard Business Received Over $3 Million in Advertising from State

Monday, 14 April 2014
Ethics Complaint Says Hubbard Business Received Over $3 Million in Advertising from State


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter
 
MONTGOMERY—The Alabama Political Reporter has obtained a copy of an ethics complaint filed against Speaker of th...

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Dropping the Mike: Wren Deal Damns Hubbard

Friday, 11 April 2014
Dropping the Mike: Wren Deal Damns Hubbard


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

April Fools Day 2014 will likely be a day Speaker of the Alabama House of Representatives Mike Hubbard will ...

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Hear Tape of Moore Relaying Alleged Threats From Hubbard (Audio Tape)

Friday, 11 April 2014
Hear Tape of Moore Relaying Alleged Threats From Hubbard (Audio Tape)


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Representative Barry Moore (R-Enterprise) has been recorded relaying threats he claims are on behalf...

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Hubbard Casts 12 Votes to Favor Consulting Client (W/Audio of Sumner)

Friday, 11 April 2014
Hubbard Casts 12 Votes to Favor Consulting Client (W/Audio of Sumner)


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter
 
(Also includes tape of ethics commissioner admitting he never saw contract)
 
MONTGOMERY—On April 23, 2013, Spea...

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Greater Birmingham Young Republicans Will Hold Meeting on April 10

Friday, 11 April 2014
Greater Birmingham Young Republicans Will Hold Meeting on April 10


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

The monthly meeting of the Greater Birmingham Young Republican (GBYR) will be held in Thursday, April 10 f...

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April Named End Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Presentations Being Made at Schools

Friday, 11 April 2014
April Named End Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Presentations Being Made at Schools


MONTGOMERY, Alabama (April 8, 2014) – The Alabama Association for Justice (ALAJ) today announced its partnership with the Casey Feldman Memorial Found...

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Alabama Appleseed Honors Fred D. Gray at Annual Brewer-Torbert Public Service Award Event

Friday, 11 April 2014
Alabama Appleseed Honors Fred D. Gray at Annual Brewer-Torbert Public Service Award Event


Alabama Appleseed Center for Law and Justice, Inc. is proud to announce the annual Brewer-Torbert Public Service Award Luncheon to be held on Thursday...

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Sewell urges Alabamians to prepare for Voter Photo ID law

Friday, 11 April 2014
Sewell urges Alabamians to prepare for Voter Photo ID law


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, April 8, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D) from Selma today urged her constituents and all Ala...

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Byrne Joins House Education and the Workforce Committee

Friday, 11 April 2014
Byrne Joins House Education and the Workforce Committee


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Monday, April 8, Representative Bradley Byrne (R) from Montrose announced that he was selected to join ...

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SPLC Says They Will Appeal the Dismissal of their Suit Challenging the Alabama Accountability Act

Friday, 11 April 2014
SPLC Says They Will Appeal the Dismissal of their Suit Challenging the Alabama Accountability Act


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, April 9, U.S. District Judge Keith Watkins dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Southern Poverty L...

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Byrne Angry Over 11 Day Red Snapper Season

Friday, 11 April 2014
Byrne Angry Over 11 Day Red Snapper Season


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Recreational fishing is a big business on the Alabama Gulf Coast.  It drives hotel business, charter boat ...

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Wren Tells Sunday School Class He Will be Indicted

Thursday, 10 April 2014
Wren Tells Sunday School Class He Will be Indicted


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—On Sunday, State Representative Greg Wren (R-Montgomery) confessed to his Sunday School class at the...

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BREAKING: Rep. Greg Wren Resignation Letter, Court Pleadings

Thursday, 10 April 2014
BREAKING: Rep. Greg Wren Resignation Letter, Court Pleadings

By Bill Britt, Lee Hedgepeth, and Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Republican Alabama House Representative Greg Wren has resigned his office, ...

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