September 3, 2009 RSS feed / Editorial

Ted Kennedy

Congress Reports

Last week, Edward Moore Kennedy lost his battle with brain cancer. Senator Kennedy served for almost half a century in the United States Senate. He was one of only six senators in U.S. history to serve more than 40 years. More...

At work in D.C.

Editor's Notes

He is the right arm of the man who is the right arm of the President of the United States. But you wouldn't know it by just looking at Sean Sweeney, a clean-cut and polite young man. More...

The '60s have come to this

Gone South

"I hate to think that it was all just ... fashion." "The Big Chill" (1983) That was the plaintive cry of Sarah Cooper, played by Glenn Close, in my favorite '60s movie, The Big Chill, which really wasn't about the '60s at all. More...

Labor Day kicks off political season

Inside the Statehouse

With Labor Day approaching it signifies that the long hot summer will soon be coming to an end. This Monday is Labor Day. It usually does not cool off much, but we Alabamians seem to think that Labor Day marks the end of summer. More...