October 20, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

Ethics in the parties

Under the leadership of Mark Kennedy, the Alabama Democratic Party has taken an aggressive stance on Republican campaign-financing efforts that run afoul of the ethics law passed in December. More...

Inside the Statehouse

We get to vote on GOP handiwork

The prodigious 2011 Regular Legislative Session not only saw sweeping conservative fiscal changes to state government, the new Republican led legislative bodies also set out on an unmistakably conservative social mission. More...

Letter: F.R.O.G. hopping at Grace Baptist

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Other Opinions

Sales tax overworked

Overall, Alabamians pay less in taxes than their counterparts in just about every other state, yet complaints about "high" taxes still abound. More...

Gone South

Aunt Roscoe was a survivor

A couple of Sundays ago I turned on one of the pro-football games that fill the airwaves and much to my surprise all those big, macho, hunka man players were accessorizing in PINK. Yessir. Towels, gloves, even shoes. More...

Guest Columnist

Herman Cain

There is no better testament to the marketing prowess of Herman Cain than that he gets applause when he tells audiences he’s not a politician — in the course of seeking their votes for the highest political office in the land. More...

Congress Reports

Bipartisan cooperation on jobs possible

Admittedly, it is rather difficult to find many instances where Congress and the president can reach agreement these days. More...