Live in hope this Christmas

December 19, 2017
Bradley Byrne

By Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1)

It’s that time of the year again. It’s the time we hurry from store to store looking for that perfect gift for our loved ones. It’s the time when many travel around the country to spend time with their families. It’s the time where we dust off the cookbooks to prepare the perfect dish for the Christmas lunch or dinner.

If you are like me, Christmas is a time when you can feel overwhelmed. There is so much to do and so little time to get everything done. Between balancing work, family, and the holidays, it seems like there is not enough time in the day.

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Mayor: Suspended judge was disadvantaged by punishment

January 26, 2017

By Josh Moon

Alabama Political Reporter

Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange said Thursday that suspended Municipal Court judge Lester Hayes had been “disadvantaged” by his suspension from the bench for locking up indigent defendants, which was one reason the City of Montgomery signed Hayes to a consulting contract.

“He couldn’t work as a judge, he couldn’t work as an attorney – he was really disadvantaged in that way,” Strange said. “So, we thought we could give him an opportunity to help us with some of our legal work.” Read More

Dr. King’s Legacy Depends On You

January 19, 2016

By Rep. Darrio Melton

This week, we took a day out of our schedules to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was a tireless advocate for socioeconomic justice and equal rights at a time of tremendous upheaval in our nation’s history. Dr. King shared his dream with America and empowered us to continue moving the bar forward, never accepting less than fair and equal representation for all people.
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