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Alabama Presidential Straw Poll in Tuscaloosa October 17

Monday, 27 July 2015
Alabama Presidential Straw Poll in Tuscaloosa October 17

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, July 21, the Alabama Republican Assembly announced that that the Alabama Republican Presidenti...

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Alabama Jobs Foundation Thinks Gambling Vote Could Jump Start Job Growth

Monday, 27 July 2015
Alabama Jobs Foundation Thinks Gambling Vote Could Jump Start Job Growth

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

The Alabama Jobs Foundation released a statement commenting on a US Bureau of Labor Statistics report this...

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Palmer and Byrne Vote Against Sanctuary Cities

Monday, 27 July 2015
Palmer and Byrne Vote Against Sanctuary Cities

By Brandon Moseley

Alabama Political Reporter 

Thursday, July 23 U.S. Representatives Gary Palmer (R from Hoover) and Bradley Byrne (R from Montrose) bo...

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Sons of Confederate Veterans Request FBI Investigate Hervey’s Death

Monday, 27 July 2015
Sons of Confederate Veterans Request FBI Investigate Hervey’s Death

 

By Brandon Moseley

Alabama Political Reporter

 

On Wednesday, July 23, the Commander in Chief of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Charles Kelly Barrow,...

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Hubbard Wants Ethics Laws He Passed Declared Unconstitutional

Monday, 27 July 2015
Hubbard Wants Ethics Laws He Passed Declared Unconstitutional

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard (R-Auburn) has asked the judge in his criminal trial for more time...

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Almost 300,000 Alabama Children Living in Poverty

Monday, 27 July 2015
Almost 300,000 Alabama Children Living in Poverty

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, July 21, the 2015 Kids Data Book was released showing that the number of Alabama children livi...

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Groups Ask Bentley to Reconsider Brown Appointment

Monday, 27 July 2015
Groups Ask Bentley to Reconsider Brown Appointment

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Most people in Alabama stopped on the street at random probably couldn’t name two current members of the A...

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Jim Steinle Testifies Before Congress About His Daughter’s Death

Monday, 27 July 2015
Jim Steinle Testifies Before Congress About His Daughter’s Death

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter  

Tuesday, June 21, Jim Steinle testified before the US Senate’s powerful Judiciary Committee about his dau...

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Sessions and Shelby Join Letter Calling on Administration to Investigate Planned Parenthood Scandal

Monday, 27 July 2015
Sessions and Shelby Join Letter Calling on Administration to Investigate Planned Parenthood Scandal

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Wednesday, July 22 U.S. Senators Jeff Sessions and Richard Shelby joined with many of their Senate colleag...

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Are The Poarch Creek Indians Trying to Bribe the State?

Monday, 27 July 2015
Are The Poarch Creek Indians Trying to Bribe the State?

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—The Poarch Band of Creek Indians want to give the State an advance of $250 million to “help fix this...

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More Than Fireworks in July

Thursday, 23 July 2015
More Than Fireworks in July

INSIDE THE STATEHOUSE
by Steve Flowers

The week leading up to the Fourth of July had a lot of fireworks. In fact, my guess is that when we look back at ...

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Alabama Beverage Tax Coalition Launch Campaign

Thursday, 23 July 2015
Alabama Beverage Tax Coalition Launch Campaign

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, July 21, the Stop the Alabama Beverage Tax coalition officially launched their campaign to ask...

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Sessions Responds to Chattanooga Terror Attack

Thursday, 23 July 2015
Sessions Responds to Chattanooga Terror Attack

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Friday, July 17, US Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) issued a written statement following the terrorist atta...

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Senator Seeks to Protect Education Funding

Thursday, 23 July 2015
Senator Seeks to Protect Education Funding

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—There is fear that "un-earmarking" the State’s budgets, then combining the Education Trust Fund (ETF...

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More Business Leaders Join Group Backing Marsh Gambling Plan

Thursday, 23 July 2015
More Business Leaders Join Group Backing Marsh Gambling Plan

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama business leaders Harold Ripps and Frank Bromberg III have joined the Alabama Jobs Foundation as th...

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Palmer Warns About Nuclear Deal

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Palmer Warns About Nuclear Deal

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Saturday, July 18, US Representative Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) spoke to the Republican Women of Shelby County...

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Author, Activist Dies After Addressing Southern Heritage Rally

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Author, Activist Dies After Addressing Southern Heritage Rally

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Saturday, July 18, hundreds of protestors waving Confederate flags and wearing pro-confederate apparel cam...

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A Day at Elmore County Correctional Facility

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
A Day at Elmore County Correctional Facility

 

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

Recently, I accompanied my wife, Susan, and radio-host-politico, Baron Coleman, on a tour of the Elmore County...

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Poarch Creek Ad Fails to Mention Quid Pro Quo

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Poarch Creek Ad Fails to Mention Quid Pro Quo

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—The Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI) are offering to “help fix this deficit mess,” according to a ...

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Palmer Calls Trump a Megalomaniac

Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Palmer Calls Trump a Megalomaniac

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

US Representative Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) spoke to a crowd of 38 members of the Republican Women of Shelby ...

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Judge Dismisses Zeigler Suit

Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Judge Dismisses Zeigler Suit

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Friday, July 17, 2015 Montgomery Circuit Judge Greg Griffin has dismissed the lawsuit by Alabama State Aud...

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Alabama’s Jordan Cozby Elected National Chair Of The High School Democrats Of America

Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Alabama’s Jordan Cozby Elected National Chair Of The High School Democrats Of America

WASHINGTON--The High School Democrats of America met over the past week in Washington, DC to elect their leadership for the upcoming school year.  The...

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Officials Respond to Slayings of Unarmed Soldiers in Chattanooga

Tuesday, 21 July 2015
Officials Respond to Slayings of Unarmed Soldiers in Chattanooga

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Thursday, July 16, four US Marines and a Sailor are dead in two attacks: one, in a military recruitment of...

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Gaming Bill, Lottery for Education, Scholarships

Monday, 20 July 2015
Gaming Bill, Lottery for Education, Scholarships

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter  

MONTGOMERY—Changes to the gaming bill introduced by Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh (R-Anniston) received p...

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Republicans Codify Right to Use Campaign Funds for Legal Defense

Monday, 20 July 2015
Republicans Codify Right to Use Campaign Funds for Legal Defense

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Legislation passed during 2015 Session codifies the use of campaign funds for legal defense under SB...

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