Trump comes to Moore’s aid

November 27, 2017

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

On Sunday, President Donald Trump blasted Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones on Twitter.

The Judge Moore for Senate responded on social media: “While the Republican establishment, liberal Democrats, and the mainstream media continue to wage an unprecedented campaign of personal destruction against our campaign, the people of Alabama are putting aside all the #FakeNews noise to make a crucial decision on December 12th.”

“And just like President Trump, the people of Alabama know full well that the last thing our state or nation needs is another Schumer/Pelosi puppet in Washington!” the Moore campaign stated.

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Birmingham passes Alabama’s first LGBT-inclusive non-discrimination ordinance

September 27, 2017

By Chip Brownlee
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama’s largest city has passed a housing and employment ordinance that will, first the first time in the Yellowhammer State, protect LGBTQ individuals from discrimination based on their sexual orientation or gender identity.

The Birmingham City Council passed the ordinance Tuesday.

“It’s really taking this idea that all citizens of Birmingham are now able to bring their full selves into their job interviews, their full selves into applying for housing, and their full selves as they go and support their local communities in terms of the marketplace,” said Eva Kendrick, the director Human Rights Campaign Alabama.

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The absurd world of politics

March 1, 2017

By Josh Moon
Alabama Political Reporter

Let me tell you about politics.

Early Tuesday afternoon, as the Alabama Legislature was about to start up its fourth week of work, there was the usual mishmash of people milling around inside and outside of the State House.

Conservative and Liberal groups. Lobbyists by the dozen. There was a pro-life rally. Arise Alabama was having its Legislative Day, with members walking the halls and speaking to lawmakers.
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