As lawmakers consider new gas tax, Alabama remains last in per capita state, local tax collection
Opinion | Want to fight public corruption? Start with the Alabama Ethics Commission
Shelby, Jones vote for passage of the Farm Bill
Shaw Industries expands Andalusia plant
Rod Rosenstein tours Huntsville
NASA: OSIRIS-Rex has discovered water on Asteroid Bennu
Jones introduces bipartisan legislation forbidding mailed unsolicited “live” loan checks
Byrne applauds NOAA’s increased Red Snapper catch limit under new rule
Alabama secretary of state releases updates on crossover voting
Secretary of State initiates legal action to recover unpaid campaign finance fines
Hyde-Smith wins Mississippi Senate race
Zeigler: Kasich would lose every primary if he challenges Trump
Jim Zeigler mulls 2020 Senate run against Doug Jones
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Opinion | Marshall axes Hart to please political donors
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Opinion | The Hoover situation gets stranger every day
Opinion | Protest is an American right, deserves respect
Opinion | A real outsider
Opinion | Now, a Medicaid program built around families and communities
Opinion | Alabama’s infrastructure: A municipal perspective
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Opinion | School boards are choosing systems over students by calling for scholarship repeal
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Gov. Kay Ivey has just announced that former U.S. Rep. Jo Bonner is joining her staff as “senior advisor.” In my opinion, this is great news...
As we reported back in July, longtime head of the Business Council of Alabama, Billy Canary, was ousted from his position after months of high stakes...
Of all the blunders former state school superintendent Mike Sentance made (and there were many), none looms any larger than his decision to hire Jason Taylor...
In 1992, the movie, A Few Good Men, told the riveting story of a military court martial. The climactic moment being when the character played by Jack...
By and large, the Legislature passes laws and seldom looks back to see what impact they are having. Which seems a HUGE mistake to me. The Alabama Accountability Act...
My jaw dropped recently when I heard someone from the Alabama State Department of Education say that local school systems are using the A-F school report...
By Larry Lee A group headed by former Montgomery County school board president Charlotte Meadows wants to establish a charter school in the Capital City. Good...
By Larry Lee Education Matters While I will never claim that I don’t cuss, I work hard to refrain from doing so on my blog. But...
By Larry Lee Dr. Steve Edwards is the real deal. With 43 years in the education field, he knows of what he speaks. He runs a...
By Larry Lee Education Matters The PDK poll of public attitudes about public schools has been a steady reflection of U.S. opinion since 1969. It is...