March 17, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Inside the Statehouse

Gov. Bentley’s stellar cabinet

Gov. Robert Bentley has garnered an excellent cabinet. Much like his predecessor Bob Riley, he has chosen and coaxed into service people who are serving to better the state and not themselves. More...

Novel idea: Budgets based on reality

The Alabama Legislature—the Alabama Republican Legislature, in fact—must be commended for tackling a long-standing budgeting problem. More...

The boat sails

Mobile was still reeling from the loss of the EADS tanker contract when it was hit with a come-from-behind punch by Carnival Cruise Lines last week. More...

Japan’s woes

The tragedy that is still unfolding in Japan after an 8.9 earthquake rocked the island nation is almost incomprehensible to those of us watching from around the globe. The quake and the resulting tsunami has killed at least 10,000 people. More...