August 27, 2015 RSS feed / Editorial

Legislators reflect constituents’ views

Inside the Statehouse

Many would argue, and indeed numerous surveys indicate, that Alabama is one of, if not the most, conservative states in America. I would argue that if that is true then our Alabama legislature is reflective of their constituents. More...

Schools of long ago Chilton

Through The Past

Hindsight really is 20/20! Not knowing that 40 years later, I would be trying to decipher my old scribbled notes, I am determined to straighten them out before it is too late! More...

Shootin’ for our Savior

Gone South

OK, that title may be a little over the top, but hey, there is a diet book of Biblical devotions called Slim for Him, so I figured the bar was set pretty low already. More...

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Trade deficit affects everyone

Dollars & Cents

A Commerce Department report released on August 5 revealed the U.S. trade deficit for June rose to $43.8 billion. Officially known as the balance of trade, it measures the difference between the value of our exports and the value of imports. More...

Learning lessons from Israel

Congress Reports

Ronald Reagan once said that the friendship between the United States and Israel is “based on historic moral and strategic ties, as well as our shared dedication to democracy.” With that in mind, I recently traveled to Israel with a Congr More...