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Roby Supports House Omnibus Appropriations C.R.

Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Roby Supports House Omnibus Appropriations C.R.

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Congresswoman Martha Roby (R from Montgomery) said that passing the Omnibus Continuing Resolution (C.R.) p...

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Sessions And Shelby Opposed Omnibus Appropriations Bill

Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Sessions And Shelby Opposed Omnibus Appropriations Bill

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Saturday, December 13, U.S. Senators Richard Shelby (R-AL) and Jeff Sessions (R-AL) both voted against ...

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Mary Scott Hunter’s Censure Rescinded

Wednesday, 17 December 2014
Mary Scott Hunter’s Censure Rescinded

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Monday, December 15, the Madison County Republican executive committee to rescind its controversial dec...

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McClurkin Running For ALGOP Chair

Wednesday, 17 December 2014
McClurkin Running For ALGOP Chair

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Monday, December 15, Former State Representative Mary Sue McClurkin (R from Indian Springs) has announc...

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Is Conspiracy At Play To Thwart Justice In Hubbard Case?

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Is Conspiracy At Play To Thwart Justice In Hubbard Case?

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Deputy Attorney General Henry T. “Sonny” Reagan’s exit from the Attorney General’s Office reveals ye...

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Big Luther Blasts Sonny Reagan For Leaking Corruption Trial Information

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Big Luther Blasts Sonny Reagan For Leaking Corruption Trial Information

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Thursday, December 11, Attorney General Luther Strange (R) announced that former Deputy Attorney General H...

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Congressman-Elect Palmer Receives Key Committee Assignments

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Congressman-Elect Palmer Receives Key Committee Assignments

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Gary Palmer (R) will join the Congress in January.  On Thursday December 11, Palmer announced what Committ...

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Don Seigelman Back In Alabama: Could Get Out Soon

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Don Seigelman Back In Alabama: Could Get Out Soon

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Only one Democrat has been elected Governor of Alabama since George C Wallace’s last term, and that Govern...

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Terry Lathan To Pursue ALGOP Chair

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
Terry Lathan To Pursue ALGOP Chair

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Popular Alabama Republican Party Chairman Bill Armistead recently announced his intent not to seek another...

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U.S. Congressman Spencer Bachus Bids Farewell

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
U.S. Congressman Spencer Bachus Bids Farewell

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

U.S. Congressman Spencer Bachus (R from Vestavia) made comments following what likely will be his last vot...

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UA College Republican Leadership Dispute Ouster Of Executive Committee

Tuesday, 16 December 2014
UA College Republican Leadership Dispute Ouster Of Executive Committee

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Report

MONTGOMERY—Recently, the former President of the University of Alabama College Republicans (UACR), Maverick Flowe...

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Attorney General Ignores Request For Info on Reagan and Rumors

Monday, 15 December 2014
Attorney General Ignores Request For Info on Reagan and Rumors

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Repeated requests concerning Deputy Attorney General Henry T. “Sonny” Reagan, as well as a request t...

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House Passes Financial Bankruptcy Bill Co-Authored by Bachus

Monday, 15 December 2014
House Passes Financial Bankruptcy Bill Co-Authored by Bachus

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

US Representative Spencer Bachus (R from Vestavia) was the Ranking Member of the House Financial Services ...

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Opinion: A Journalism License Would Cast Shadow Over Profession

Monday, 15 December 2014
Opinion: A Journalism License Would Cast Shadow Over Profession

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama Senate President Del Marsh’s (R from Anniston) controversial proposal that the Alabama State legis...

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Internal Memo Gives Reasons Reagan Terminated

Monday, 15 December 2014
Internal Memo Gives Reasons Reagan Terminated

MEMORANDUM

TO:     All Employees

FROM: Luther Strange, Attorney General DATE:  December 11,2014


RE:     Sonny Reagan

The purpose of this memorandum is to ...

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Senator Ward Named Chairman of the National Council of State Legislatures Committee on Natural Resources and Infrastructure

Monday, 15 December 2014
Senator Ward Named Chairman of the National Council of State Legislatures Committee on Natural Resources and Infrastructure

MONTGOMERY— State Senator Cam Ward, R-Alabaster, has been named as Chairman of the National Conference of State Legislatures’ standing committee on Na...

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Byrne Votes For Omnibus Spending Bill

Monday, 15 December 2014
Byrne Votes For Omnibus Spending Bill

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Historically the President submits a budget.  Congress submits their own budget then in August and Septemb...

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New Legislators Attend Orientation

Friday, 12 December 2014
New Legislators Attend Orientation

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Tuesday, December 9, freshmen legislators attended orientation to prepare themselves for the upcoming legi...

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Drone Task Force Has High Expectations

Friday, 12 December 2014
Drone Task Force Has High Expectations

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter 

MONTGOMERY—"This is developing into the greatest innovation for aeronautics since the invention of the jet e...

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Riley SGO Spotlighted at Legislative Orientation

Friday, 12 December 2014
Riley SGO Spotlighted at Legislative Orientation

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—So great is the effort to promote former governor Bob Riley’s SGO, the Opportunity Scholarship Fund,...

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Byrne Says Obama Immigration Action Sets Dangerous Precedent

Friday, 12 December 2014
Byrne Says Obama Immigration Action Sets Dangerous Precedent

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Congress writes the laws. Courts interpret the laws. Presidents enforce the laws. This simplistic mantra h...

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Senator Whatley Arrested For Domestic Violence

Friday, 12 December 2014
Senator Whatley Arrested For Domestic Violence

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Sen. Tom Whatley was arrested Tuesday night by the Auburn Police Department and charged with third...

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Marsh's Call To Define Journalist Causes Blow-Back from Conservatives

Thursday, 11 December 2014
Marsh's Call To Define Journalist Causes Blow-Back from Conservatives

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

In an opinion piece published by several newspapers throughout the State,  the presumptive Senate President Pro...

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New Study Shows Alabama Politicos Ranked More Corrupt than New Jersey and Illinois

Thursday, 11 December 2014
New Study Shows Alabama Politicos Ranked More Corrupt than New Jersey and Illinois

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—When US Representative Mike Rogers accused Attorney General Luther Strange of practicing Chicago-sty...

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Roby Pushes For VA Reform

Thursday, 11 December 2014
Roby Pushes For VA Reform

By Byron Shehee
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY— US Representative Martha Roby (AL-02) addressed the House Tuesday and expressed her dissatisfacti...

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