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Riley Revelations Part Two, Sen. Gerald Dial: Loyal, but Competent?

Friday, 11 July 2014
Riley Revelations Part Two, Sen. Gerald Dial: Loyal, but Competent?


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – “Nobody's smarter than the Governor,” then Riley policy director, now State Senator Bryan Taylo...

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Palmer Favors Tax Increase, Yes That’s Right!

Friday, 11 July 2014
Palmer Favors Tax Increase, Yes That’s Right!


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter
 
MONTGOMERY—Lately, the far-right-wing talking heads, and even those who consider themselves to be the media el...

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Cochran Certified as Winner of Mississippi Primary

Friday, 11 July 2014
Cochran Certified as Winner of Mississippi Primary


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Longtime U.S. Senator from Mississippi Thad Cochran (R) was certified on Monday, July 7, by the Mississipp...

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Conservative Christians of Alabama Endorse McKinney

Friday, 11 July 2014
Conservative Christians of Alabama Endorse McKinney


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, July 8, the McKinney for Secretary of State campaign announced that the Conservative Christian...

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King and Shelnutt Speak in Oneonta

Friday, 11 July 2014
King and Shelnutt Speak in Oneonta


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, July 1, both Senate District 17 Republican Runoff candidates, Shay Shelnutt and Brett King, sp...

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Tallapoosa County Superintendent: Accountability Act to Blame for Job Losses

Friday, 11 July 2014
Tallapoosa County Superintendent: Accountability Act to Blame for Job Losses


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

TALLAPOOSA COUNTY – Superintendent Joe Windle of the Tallapoosa County School System has revealed that recen...

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Peterson Calls Zeigler the Establishment Candidate

Thursday, 10 July 2014
Peterson Calls Zeigler the Establishment Candidate


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

The race for State Auditor is really heating up, as the two Tea Party favorites square off in the Republic...

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Luther Strange: It's all About Obama (Opinion)

Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Luther Strange: It's all About Obama (Opinion)


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

At a private lunch event in Huntsville this month, Attorney General Luther Strange made clear his view of th...

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Palmer At Oneonta Congressional Candidate Forum

Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Palmer At Oneonta Congressional Candidate Forum


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1, Gary Palmer joined state Representative Paul DeMarco in Blount County at Oneonta High...

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Roby Updates Constituents on VA Scandal

Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Roby Updates Constituents on VA Scandal


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Saturday, July 5, U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery emailed constituents an update o...

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Bryan Morgan Qualifies to Run as Independent

Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Bryan Morgan Qualifies to Run as Independent


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1 Bryan E. Morgan announced in a written statement that he was running in State Senate D...

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The Fight for Independence Never Ends

Tuesday, 08 July 2014
The Fight for Independence Never Ends


By Representative Bradley Byrne (AL-1)
 
The 4th of July is a time to visit with family and friends while grilling out and watching fireworks. Many of y...

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Illegals Will Not Be Housed in Anniston

Tuesday, 08 July 2014
Illegals Will Not Be Housed in Anniston


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1, Congressman Mike Rogers (R) from Saks announced his opposition to a proposal by Presi...

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DeMarco Speaks At Sixth District Candidate Forum in Oneonta

Tuesday, 08 July 2014
DeMarco Speaks At Sixth District Candidate Forum in Oneonta


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1, Gary Palmer and State Representative Paul DeMarco both were at Oneonta High School in...

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Riley Revelations Part One: Former Gov. Felt “Stabbed in the Back” by Senator Marsh

Tuesday, 08 July 2014
Riley Revelations Part One: Former Gov. Felt “Stabbed in the Back” by Senator Marsh


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – An audio tape recently obtained by the Alabama Political Reporter of Senator Bryan Taylor, R-Prat...

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Will Hobby Lobby's Relief Become Taxpayer's Worry?

Monday, 07 July 2014
Will Hobby Lobby's Relief Become Taxpayer's Worry?

 
by Katherine Robertson
 
It's been a bad year for the Obama Administration at the U.S. Supreme Court.  Just last week the Court released opinions strik...

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One Year After Shelby County v. Holder, Senate Hold Hearings on Updating VRA

Monday, 07 July 2014
One Year After Shelby County v. Holder, Senate Hold Hearings on Updating VRA


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C – On Wednesday, one year after the US Supreme Court issued its opinion in Shelby County v. H...

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Bentley Announces Savings of $35 Million By Refinancing Bonds

Monday, 07 July 2014
Bentley Announces Savings of $35 Million By Refinancing Bonds


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley (R) announced that the Alabama Public School and Coll...

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Fuller Qualifies As Independent in Senate District 13

Monday, 07 July 2014
Fuller Qualifies As Independent in Senate District 13


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
Former Democratic State Representative Bill Fuller has been certified by the Alabama Secretary of State’s...

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DeMarco Gets Endorsements from Legislators

Monday, 07 July 2014
DeMarco Gets Endorsements from Legislators


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Monday, June 30, the Paul DeMarco for Congress campaign announced in a written statement that most of ...

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Shadowy Conduct of the Man Who Would Be Ethics Chief

Friday, 04 July 2014
Shadowy Conduct of the Man Who Would Be Ethics Chief

By Bill and Susan Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

Sen. Bryan Taylor, R-Prattville, is maneuvering to become the next director of the Alabama Ethics Com...

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Monday Was a "Very Good Day" for Alabama Based EWTN

Friday, 04 July 2014
Monday Was a


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
Only a few hours after the landmark U.S. Supreme Court affirmed in a 5 to 4 ruling, that forcing Hobby Lo...

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Obama May Relocate Illegal Aliens from Border to Anniston

Friday, 04 July 2014
Obama May Relocate Illegal Aliens from Border to Anniston


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Tuesday, July 1, Congressman Mike Rogers (R) from Saks blasted a plan by President Obama’s Department ...

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Aderholt Blames Obama's Policies/Obama Blames Congressional Republicans

Friday, 04 July 2014
Aderholt Blames Obama's Policies/Obama Blames Congressional Republicans


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Monday, June 30, Congressman Robert Aderholt (R) from Haleyville warned that a humanitarian crisis is ...

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U.S. Attorney Vance Takes Part in White House Recognition of "Champions" of Re-entry Services

Wednesday, 02 July 2014
U.S. Attorney Vance Takes Part in White House Recognition of


WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Northern District of Alabama U.S. Attorney Joyce White Vance participated in today's White House event focusing on the important c...

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