Parole board will no longer consider early parole for most serious felonies
McCarthy defeats Jordan for GOP Minority Leader
Palmer elected to 116th Congress’s GOP leadership team
Zeigler seeks answers about ALDOT’s proposed new bridge to the beach
Chris McCool sworn in early as Court of Criminal Appeals judge
Jefferson County indictments raise serious questions about Ethics Commission’s actions
Post election analysis of a Republican win
Jones calls for Trump to approve individual assistance for Alabamians affected by Hurricane Michael
Brooks supports Trump’s changes to American amnesty laws
New Alabama House Republican Caucus meets to select leadership
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Greg Reed re-elected Alabama State Senate majority leader
All four statewide amendments approved by voters
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By Chip Brownlee Alabama Political Reporter Longtime Alabama education advocate Larry Lee, who writes weekly columns and publishes a blog on education policy, is running for...
Education Matters Larry Lee According to its website, The Alabama Policy Institute “is a non-profit, non-partisan research and education organization dedicated to influencing public policy…We do...
Education Matters By Larry Lee Wendy Lang is a longtime elementary school educator in Decatur, AL. She left the classroom a year ago to work for...
Education Matters By Larry Lee At this writing, nearly 700 have responded to the survey we posted on Friday, March 17, 2017. Results basically track the...
Education Matters By Larry Lee Just to prove they understand “alternative facts,” the Alabama Federation for Children sent out a news release and a study proclaiming...
Education Matters By Larry Lee At its heart, education is more about hand-to-hand combat than about ballyhooed plans and initiatives. Sure, we love the big splash,...
By Larry Lee Education Matters More than 40 years ago, the late Tennessee Republican Senator Howard Baker asked during the Watergate hearings, “What did the President...
By Larry Lee The State Department of Education just released the latest “failing schools” list, an annual ranking is required by the infamous Alabama Accountability Act....
By Larry Lee Education Matters After more than four years of endless meetings and countless discussions about how someone can label a school with one grade...
Education Matters By Larry Lee When State Superintendent of Education Mike Sentance told the State School Board Dec. 8, that the Office of Inspector General of...