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By Brandon Moseley Alabama Political Reporter On Tuesday, October 13, Rep. Darrio Melton (D-Selma) responded to Governor Bentley’s proposal to reopen rural DMV offices: “Today, Governor...
By Rep. Darrio Melton When you open up the pages of a national newspaper or turn to a major news network and see “Alabama,” you can...
By Rep. Darrio Melton Fifty years ago, American Democracy fundamentally shifted right here in Selma, Alabama. As men and women from all walks of life...
By Rep. Darrio Melton “We dare defend our rights.” The state motto has been flaunted by politicians across Montgomery to promote partisan agendas for years,...
By Rep. Darrio Melton “Walk softly and carry a big stick.” President Teddy Roosevelt’s nutshell-theory on foreign policy has become a common political expression, heard in...
By Rep. Darrio Melton This Labor Day was a time for family and friends to come together and enjoy a day off in celebration of the...
By Rep. Darrio Melton When families sit down each year to make our household budgets, it’s a negotiating process. It’s an exercise in give-and-take. It’s...
By Rep. Darrio Melton Alabama’s voters should be paying close attention to what’s been going on in Montgomery, and what will play out over the...
By Rep. Darrio Melton As students across Alabama are preparing to head back to school, Alabama’s legislators are heading back to Montgomery to continue work...
By Rep. Darrio Melton If you’ve spent any amount of time around a young person lately, you’ve probably had a tough time prying the iPhone,...