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Line of Succession

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Line of Succession

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter  

MONTGOMERY—After reports of the State’s first lady filing for divorce from Gov. Robert Bentley, questions conc...

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Pension Reform Considerations

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Pension Reform Considerations

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—All around the country, research provided by Pew’s Public Sector Retirement Systems Project is fueli...

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Davis Plans to Remain in Montgomery

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Davis Plans to Remain in Montgomery

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter  

MONTGOMERY—Former US Congressman, Artur Davis is putting down roots in Montgomery after his defeat in the rece...

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Glen Beck Draws 20,000 in Birmingham

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Glen Beck Draws 20,000 in Birmingham

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Saturday, August 28 conservative talk radio and cable TV host Glenn Beck drew 20,000 people for a march...

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Byrne Comments on NLRB Joint-Employer Decision

Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Byrne Comments on NLRB Joint-Employer Decision

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, August 27, 2015, the National Labor Relations Board’s Democratic majority in a 3 to 2 decisio...

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NASA Completes Engine Testing for SLS

Tuesday, 01 September 2015
NASA Completes Engine Testing for SLS

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, August 27 the RS-25 engine fired up for a 535-second test at NASA's Stennis Space Center near...

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Glenn Beck in Birmingham

Monday, 31 August 2015
Glenn Beck in Birmingham

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Friday, August 28, conservative talk radio and cable TV host, Glenn Beck will be in Birmingham as part ...

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Strange Said that Judge’s Ruling is First Step in Killing EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Rule

Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Strange Said that Judge’s Ruling is First Step in Killing EPA’s Waters of the U.S. Rule

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Thursday, August 28, a federal judge issued an injunction on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA...

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Walker Makes Major Foreign Policy Speech

Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Walker Makes Major Foreign Policy Speech

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Politcal Reporter

On Thursday, August 27 Wisconsin Governor and 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Scott Walker delivered...

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False News Reports Lead Judge to Issue New Order in Hubbard Case

Monday, 31 August 2015
False News Reports Lead Judge to Issue New Order in Hubbard Case

 

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY — After erroneous stories were published by The Associated Press and Opelika-Auburn News, Lee Count...

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State Parks Are Polling Supporters

Monday, 31 August 2015
State Parks Are Polling Supporters

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

As Alabama Governor Robert Bentley (R) has begun preparing for a second Special Session in which he is exp...

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Ted Cruz Meets with Alabama Leaders

Monday, 31 August 2015
Ted Cruz Meets with Alabama Leaders

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, August 25, US Senator Ted Cruz (R) spoke in Tuscaloosa on Tuesday, August 25, to a fundraiser ...

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Amelia Boynton Robinson Dead at 104

Monday, 31 August 2015
Amelia Boynton Robinson Dead at 104

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Wednesday, August 25, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley (R) released a written statement on the death of ...

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Roby Meets with Deputy VA Secretary Gibson

Friday, 28 August 2015
Roby Meets with Deputy VA Secretary Gibson

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter  

Congresswoman Martha Roby recently met with US Department of Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibs...

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Judge Upholds Firing

Friday, 28 August 2015
Judge Upholds Firing

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Judge confirms that disgraced former Attorney General’s Special Agent was properly fired.  

After hear...

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Athens Tax Increase Defeated

Thursday, 27 August 2015
Athens Tax Increase Defeated

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, August 25, voters in the City of Athens went to the polls and overwhelmingly voted to reject t...

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Palmer Announces Opposition to EPA Methane Rules

Thursday, 27 August 2015
Palmer Announces Opposition to EPA Methane Rules

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Politcal Reporter

Friday, August 21, US Representative Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) announced in a statement that he strongly oppos...

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More of the Same Reform?

Thursday, 27 August 2015
More of the Same Reform?

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Reporter  

MONTGOMERY— During the 2015 Legislative Session, the State Legislature created the Joint Committee on Alabama ...

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Ted Cruz in Tuscaloosa Tonight

Thursday, 27 August 2015
Ted Cruz in Tuscaloosa Tonight

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter  

The 44 year old Republican Presidential candidate, and US Senator Ted Cruz from Texas, will speak to the ...

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New Consulting Firm Opens in Montgomery

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
New Consulting Firm Opens in Montgomery

By Susan Britt
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY—Suzanne Webb and Sharon Wheeler have formed a new consulting firm in Montgomery. W2 Strategies, LLC...

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Athens Votes on Raising Taxes

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Athens Votes on Raising Taxes

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Tuesday, August 25, the people of Athens will vote on whether or not to pay more property taxes so that...

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Scott Walker Addresses Alabama GOP

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Scott Walker Addresses Alabama GOP

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter  

On Saturday August 22, Wisconsin Governor, and 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Scott Walker was in...

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Secretary of State John H. Merrill Teams with the Legislature to Ensure Voter Readiness

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Secretary of State John H. Merrill Teams with the Legislature to Ensure Voter Readiness

Staff Report 
Alabama Political Reporter

MONTGOMERY – In an effort to ensure that eligible Alabama citizens are able to vote, Alabama’s Secretary of Sta...

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Shelby Addresses Young Republicans

Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Shelby Addresses Young Republicans

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Thursday, August 20, US Senator Richard Shelby (R-Alabama) was at The Club in Birmingham, to speak to the ...

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Grand Jury Indicted Hubbard After His Testimony

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Grand Jury Indicted Hubbard After His Testimony

By Bill Britt
Alabama Political Report

MONTGOMERY—Recently released court documents show that Speaker Mike Hubbard testified before the Special Grand Ju...

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