State Board of Education picks Eric Mackey to lead Department of Education
Alabama executes 83-year-old Walter Moody for 1989 murder of federal judge
State Board of Education to select new superintendent today
Bogus endorsement causes controversy in Dem governor’s race
State Rep. Chris England endorses Walt Maddox
Jim Bridenstine confirmed as NASA administrator
Former First Lady Barbara Bush dies at 92
Sen. Doug Jones co-sponsors bipartisan legislation to address opioid crisis
On Tax Day, Shelby praises GOP tax cuts but calls for a flat tax
EJI’s National Memorial for Peace and Justice to open next week in Montgomery
Rusty Jessup campaigns for House District 30
GOP gubernatorial candidates hold debate in Birmingham
Walt Maddox proposes Opioid Crisis Plan
Opinion | The black hand behind Perry Hand
Opinion | Hey Batter, Batter: Taunting Ivey over debates is a silly thing
Opinion | Court of Criminal Appeals continues its failure to rule in Hubbard case
Opinion | Bentley left office one year ago today. Still, rogues and scoundrels remain
Will Gov. Ivey unmuzzle Hart and Albritton?
Opinion | The Pulitzer Prize: The Good Journalism Seal of Approval
Opinion | Inside the Statehouse: Races to watch
Opinion | Hot buttons worth pressing
Opinion | Inside the Statehouse: A look at our current congressional delegates
Opinion | If they won’t debate, they don’t deserve your vote
Opinion | The push for a balanced budget
Opinion | Vengeful Alabama to kill 83-year-old man
Opinion | How we can make our schools safer
Opinion | Answering Alabama’s infrastructure needs in the 21st Century
Opinion | Kay Ivey: One year in, serving Alabama
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When talk turns to politics in Alabama, it usually leads to the Governor’s race. In Alabama politics, the Governor’s office is the Brass Ring. It is talked about...
By Steve Flowers Inside the Statehouse As the June primaries for our statewide races get closer, there is a lot of media attention and stories written...
By Steve Flowers Inside the State House The 2018 legislative session will be short and sweet. It is an election year. Historically, during the last year of a...
By Steve Flowers Inside the State House I have written about the legendary capitol reporters who use to cover Goat Hill. There was Bob Ingram of...
By Steve Flowers Inside the Statehouse A few weeks back my column illuminated the career and influence attained by our senior U.S. Senator Richard Shelby. In...
By Steve Flowers Inside the Statehouse This political year of 2018 may very well be the Year of the Woman in Alabama politics. In Alabama’s 200...