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Manufacture Alabama and Steel Industry Leaders Show Support for DeMarco

Friday, 18 April 2014
Manufacture Alabama and Steel Industry Leaders Show Support for DeMarco


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
State Representative Paul DeMarco (R) from Homewood has been building momentum for his campaign for Congr...

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Alabama Retail Association PACs Make Initial 2014 Endorsements

Friday, 18 April 2014
Alabama Retail Association PACs Make Initial 2014 Endorsements


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, April 10, 2014 the Alabama RetailPAC, the Alabama Retail Association’s State political action...

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Attacking the Messenger, Ignoring the Message (And Leaks)

Friday, 18 April 2014
Attacking the Messenger, Ignoring the Message (And Leaks)


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter
 
MONTGOMERY—The Alabama Foundation for Limited Government is under attack for allegedly violating the Fair Camp...

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Tax Season Reflections on the Growing Cost of Prisons

Friday, 18 April 2014
Tax Season Reflections on the Growing Cost of Prisons

 
Katherine G. Robertson
Alabama Policy Institute 

With the Governor's sign-off, the state's budgets for both the Education Trust Fund and the General Fu...

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Quin Hillyer Endorses Gary Palmer

Friday, 18 April 2014
Quin Hillyer Endorses Gary Palmer


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday National Review   columnist and recent Republican First District Congressional candidate Quin Hil...

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Byrne Reacts to Resignation of Sebelius

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Byrne Reacts to Resignation of Sebelius


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

It was supposed to be the crowning achievement of President Barack Hussein Obama’s presidency.  Franklin D...

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Moore Sought Legislation That Could Have Led To Personal Gain

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Moore Sought Legislation That Could Have Led To Personal Gain


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter
 
MONTGOMERY—In 2012, Representative Barry Moore (R-Enterprise), along with other House members, sought to inser...

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Shattuck Says He Has Plan to Alter Political Landscape in Washington

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Shattuck Says He Has Plan to Alter Political Landscape in Washington


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Friday, Sixth Congressional District Candidate Rob Shattuck released a statement on repealing Obamacar...

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DeMarco Reports $850,000 in Campaign Contributions

Thursday, 17 April 2014
DeMarco Reports $850,000 in Campaign Contributions


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

State Representative Paul DeMarco’s, (R) from Homewood, campaign for Congress continues to impress in his ...

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Holmes Makes More Headlines For Comments

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Holmes Makes More Headlines For Comments


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
Perhaps the most memorable events of this legislative session has been politically incorrect comments by ...

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Federal Judge: Suing Poarch Creek over Gaming is a "Dead End" for Alabama

Thursday, 17 April 2014
Federal Judge: Suing Poarch Creek over Gaming is a


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

A Federal district court judge has issued an order dismissing the Alabama Attorney General's suit against th...

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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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