Honoring our Military Men and Women is Not Confined to Patriotic Holidays

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By Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey

Bills in upcoming Session positively impact service members.

For most Alabamians, honoring our military men and women is not confined to the few days in a year designated for that purpose.  It is knit into the fiber of our being to honor them every day.  Our hearts swell with pride and gratitude at the sight of the American flag being carried onto the field before kickoff, after watching a news story about

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Sessions Says No Justification for Increasing Immigration When 91 million Americans Are Not Working

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By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R) from Alabama issued a written statement on Monday urging House Republicans to ignore calls from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and many CEOs to radically increase the flow of legal immigrants into the country.

Senator Sessions said, “House leaders must lay out clearly to the American people the President’s dismal record on immigration. During his time in office

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Sewell Salutes Ramsay for Being Named a Blue Ribbon School

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By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Last week, Congresswoman Terri A. Sewell (D) from Selma released a written statement congratulating Ramsay High School in Birmingham for being nominated as a 2013 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE).

Rep. Sewell said, “I am so proud of the teachers, administrators and students of Ramsay High School in Birmingham for earning this prestigious award. Ramsay High

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Holmes Endorsed by Gerritson

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By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Mike Holmes (R) campaign for House District 31 received a boost on Monday when his candidacy was endorsed by Wetumpka Tea Party President Becky Gerritson.  Holmes is running for the Elmore and Coosa County seat vacated by Representative Barry Mask (R) who resigned to take a job as the head of the Alabama Realtors Association.

Becky Gerritson is the President and founder of the Wetumpka Tea

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Deny, Distract, Cover-up and Blame Others

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By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

For almost two years, the Alabama Political Reporter has accurately reported the misdealings of Republican Mike Hubbard. Through thoroughly researched reports we have made evident Hubbard’s many unscrupulous schemes to use his office and position to circumvent the law and enrich himself.

When we first began to bring to light the many dubious affairs of Hubbard, he met our reporting with simple

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Jeff McLaughlin Announces Campaign for House District 27

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Staff Report

Guntersville, AL – Former State Representative Jeff McLaughlin, D-Guntersville, announced today that he is seeking election again to the Alabama House of Representative in District 27. McLaughlin represented district 27 from 2001-2010. The district includes most of Marshall County and small portions of Blount and DeKalb Counties.

“After the past three years, I decided to run for the state legislature again because it’s

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Amari Holds Kickoff Event in Trussville

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By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Saturday, Trussville attorney John Amari (R) formerly kicked off his candidacy in the June 3rd Republican Primary to represent Alabama House of Representatives District 44 with a picnic and reception at a pavilion in the Trussville mall.

Over 100 friends and family joined Amari at the event. Amari said that he held the event for himself. He wanted to be with his friends and his family as

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Ivey Announces Mike Ward Will be the New Chairman of the Alabama Military Stability Foundation

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Staff Report

Alabama Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey (R) in her role as Chairman of the Alabama Job Creation and Military Stability Commission (MSC) announced the recent election of Mike Ward as Chairman of the Alabama Military Stability Foundation (MSF).

Mike Ward said, “Working with key leaders from the Tennessee Valley, I’ve been privileged to help support Redstone Arsenal through my work with the Chamber for more than 20 years. That

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Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case Challenging Contraceptive Mandate in Obamacare

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By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

For many Americans, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (commonly called Obamacare) is one of the most hated and despised pieces of legislation in a generation.  Efforts to reform, repeal, or replace the legislation have been effectively blocked by Democrats in the Senate.  25 states sued to overturn the mandate that every citizen must purchase government approved healthcare

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New Mailer Asks “Who Does Mike Hubbard Really Represent?”

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By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—A new campaign mailer was distributed to voters in District 79 last week. It asks one question, “Who does Mike Hubbard really represent?”

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