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Byrne Critical of Feds' Red Snapper Policy

Tuesday, 02 September 2014
Byrne Critical of Feds' Red Snapper Policy


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, August 28, Congressman Bradley Byrne (R) from Montrose issued a statement in response to find...

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Space Launch System Passes Review

Monday, 01 September 2014
Space Launch System Passes Review


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

NASA announced on Wednesday, August 27, that the Space Launch System (SLS) has passed a formal review by N...

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Lowell Barron Responds to Official Dismissal of Charges

Monday, 01 September 2014
Lowell Barron Responds to Official Dismissal of Charges


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

This week, after unanimously losing an appeal to the Alabama Supreme Court over evidentiary matters in the c...

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Bonner Bonuses: Campaign Cash Transfers May Violate PAC-to-PAC Ban

Monday, 01 September 2014
Bonner Bonuses: Campaign Cash Transfers May Violate PAC-to-PAC Ban


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – From January until days before this year's June 3 primary, the political campaign committee – t...

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ALFA Endorses Harri Anne Smith in District 29

Monday, 01 September 2014
ALFA Endorses Harri Anne Smith in District 29


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
 
On Wednesday, August 27 the Alabama Farmers Federation (ALFA) voted to endorse Alabama State Senator Harr...

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AG Strange Tells Hubbard in Letter: No Go, Joe

Monday, 01 September 2014
AG Strange Tells Hubbard in Letter: No Go, Joe


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – In a letter dated August 27, the Office of Attorney General Luther Strange notified State Repre...

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Law Firm that Exposed Mike Hubbard in Memo Will Sue Obama for US House

Monday, 01 September 2014
Law Firm that Exposed Mike Hubbard in Memo Will Sue Obama for US House


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Baker Hostetler, the law firm that authored the memo exposing the money funneling scheme ...

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Ivey Says She is Committed to Alabama’s Military

Monday, 01 September 2014
Ivey Says She is Committed to Alabama’s Military


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama Lt. Governor Kay Ivey (R) has announced that she has launched a tour of Alabama military installat...

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Improving Our Nation’s Higher Education System

Monday, 01 September 2014
Improving Our Nation’s Higher Education System


By Representative Bradley Byrne (AL-1)
 
As college football season rolls around, people are starting to show their school pride. From the Crimson Tide ...

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Roby Comments on the ISIS Threat

Monday, 01 September 2014
Roby Comments on the ISIS Threat


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery commented on the growing threat that ISIS, the Islamic...

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Christie and Bentley Tour Drug Research Center

Friday, 29 August 2014
Christie and Bentley Tour Drug Research Center


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Since its founding in 1941, Southern Research has become widely recognized as a leader in contract researc...

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Minda Riley Secures Client $72K State Contract to Find Alabama's Median Income

Thursday, 28 August 2014
Minda Riley Secures Client $72K State Contract to Find Alabama's Median Income


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – Minda Riley Campbell, daughter of former Governor Bob Riley and current lobbyist, just secured ...

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AG Strange Drops All Charges Against Former Sen. Lowell Barron

Thursday, 28 August 2014
AG Strange Drops All Charges Against Former Sen. Lowell Barron


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

After a court battle lasting since April 2013, all criminal charges against former State Senator Lowell Barr...

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It’s Good to Have a Hungry Team, When Feeding Off Taxpayer’s Money

Thursday, 28 August 2014
It’s Good to Have a Hungry Team, When Feeding Off Taxpayer’s Money


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Of the over $16 million the State has spent on advertising and professional services so far this fis...

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Bennie G. Adkins to Receive Medal of Honor for Service in Vietnam War

Thursday, 28 August 2014
Bennie G. Adkins to Receive Medal of Honor for Service in Vietnam War


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, August 26, it was announced that President Barack H Obama will award the Medal of Honor to U.S...

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Roby Says that Latest VA Actions Show Strides Toward Progress

Thursday, 28 August 2014
Roby Says that Latest VA Actions Show Strides Toward Progress


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

U.S. Representative Martha Roby (R) from Montgomery said on Tuesday, August 27 that recent actions taken t...

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Study Shows LGBT Youth in Alabama Face Enormous Challenges, Remain Optimistic

Thursday, 28 August 2014
Study Shows LGBT Youth in Alabama Face Enormous Challenges, Remain Optimistic


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – A new study released by the nonprofit organization Human Rights Campaign shows that LGBT youth ...

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Alabama Unemployment Still High

Thursday, 28 August 2014
Alabama Unemployment Still High


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Earlier this month,  Alabama Governor Robert Bentley announced that Alabama’s July Unemployment Rate was 7...

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Rainy Day Patriots Meet to Discuss Strategy and Share Ideas

Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Rainy Day Patriots Meet to Discuss Strategy and Share Ideas


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, August 21, the Jefferson and Shelby County based Rainy Day Patriots gathered at Hoover Tactic...

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Executive Amnesty Could Happen this Week

Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Executive Amnesty Could Happen this Week


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Speculation is rampant in Washington that President Barack H. Obama could sign a series of Executive order...

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Armistead Appalled by Janet May’s Comments on Ferguson

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Armistead Appalled by Janet May’s Comments on Ferguson

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Bill Armistead called recent comments by Janet May implying that the Fer...

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Bentley Wants Drone Plan

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Bentley Wants Drone Plan


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Friday, August 21, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley (R) announced that he was creating, The Alabama Dron...

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State Senate Candidate says Tribal-State Compact Would Ease Budget Woes

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
State Senate Candidate says Tribal-State Compact Would Ease Budget Woes


By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—State Senate Candidate Beau Doolittle believes that a gaming compact between the State and the Poarc...

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Sessions Visits America’s Last "Rubber" Glove Maker

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
Sessions Visits America’s Last


By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Wednesday, August 20, U.S. Senator Jeff Session was in Fayette County touring the Showa Best Glove factory...

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AAA-Like Program in NC “Fails Children,” Judge Rules it Unconstitutional

Tuesday, 26 August 2014
AAA-Like Program in NC “Fails Children,” Judge Rules it Unconstitutional


By Lee Hedgepeth
Alabama Political Reporter

RALEIGH, NC – A State Superior Court judge in North Carolina has held a program strikingly similar to the Al...

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