Sewell critical of GOP tax reform effort

December 1, 2017

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

U.S. Rep. Terri A. Sewell, D-Selma, was sharply critical of the Republican tax reform package in a recent email to constituents.

“This month, Congress is considering passage of a tax bill that cuts taxes for special interests and the wealthy while eliminating provisions that middle-class families rely on to afford medical expenses, education, their mortgage, and more,” Sewell said. “I fought to fix the tax bill when it came before the Ways and Means Committee, and now I’m fighting to fix it before it passes Congress.”

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Trump Wins Florida, Illinois, and North Carolina: Kasich wins Ohio

March 16, 2016

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Tuesday, March 15, New York City billionaire and reality TV star Donald Trump had another big primary night with wins in Florida, North Carolina, Illinois, and the Northern Mariana Islands. Ohio Governor John Kasich won his home state, which is winner take all.

As of press time, with 99 percent of the vote in, it appeared that Donald Trump was going to narrowly beat US Senator Ted Cruz in Missouri. The winner of Missouri gets a 15 delegate bonus. The rest of the state is proportional.
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Armistead Appalled by Janet May’s Comments on Ferguson

August 25, 2014

By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter

Alabama Republican Party Chairman Bill Armistead called recent comments by Janet May implying that the Ferguson, Missouri riots could help Democrats in the fall elections, “appalling” and called Janet May, “An embarrassment to the State of Alabama.” The GOP Chairman also urged Birmingham Mayor William Bell not to go to Ferguson.

Janet May represents the Alabama Democratic Party on the Democratic National Committee, which met last week in nearby Atlanta, Georgia. May is the host of Montgomery area local talk radio show, Alabama Issues. May is a former Montgomery City Council woman.
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