April 8, 2010 RSS feed / Editorial

Our Opinions

Bingo anyone?

Tuesday the Alabama House of Representatives passed an austere general fund budget, a jobs bill sponsored by State Rep. Robert Bentley, a longshot Republican gubernatorial hopeful. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Alabama’s low taxes

As many of you are preparing to file your tax returns do not feel too badly because the U.S. Census Bureau has revealed that we Alabamians pay the least amount in taxes of any other state in America. More...

Congress Reports

Not buying ‘Obamacare’

A week after President Obama signed his health care reform bill into law, Americans still have serious misgivings about its impact on the country and their lives. More...

Gone South

Bobby could fry some catfish

A few years ago, Oxford American magazine was doing an issue on places to see and things to do in Dixie. They asked me to recommend a couple in Alabama and write a short piece on my choices. I sent in two. More...

And now a passing traveler sings Dunn’s Exxon’s praises

Dear Editor, About a month or so ago my husband and I were traveling to Mobile from Tuscaloosa to the airport. My driver had to stop for gas in your town. We pulled in at Dunn’s Exxon. More...

Alabama Viewpoint

Alabamians will benefit

Under the new health care reform legislation 666,000 individuals in Alabama who do not have insurance and 188,000 residents who have non-group insurance will be able to get affordable health coverage. More...