January 12, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

Disagree with Sessions’ politics but he’s no racist

Alabama’s own Jeff Sessions this week is up for confirmation hearings in the U.S. Senate where he has served for over 20 years.  More...

R.I.P. Gov. Albert Brewer

The passing of former Gov. Albert Brewer last week at the age of 88 prompts reflection on what Alabama might have been had he been elected governor instead of George Wallace in the toxic election of 1970. More...

Look for more interest rate hikes in 2017

Dollars & Cents

The stock market has been on a tear amid a collective sense of renewed optimism. Expectations have risen as consumer confidence hit a 15-year high in December. More...

All the news that fit to fake

Gone South

The biggest thing in the news lately has been fake news.  Or as the more simple among us calls it, lies.  Now I am not talking about satire – the things people make up to be funny while at the same time make you think, which you might More...

A lot of people want to be state’s new senator

Speaking of Jeff Sessions, as soon as he is confirmed as the new U.S. attorney general he will resign his seat in the U.S. Senate and Gov. Robert Bentley will appoint someone to serve until the next election in 2018.  More...

Alabamians to get Trump pie

Inside the Statehouse

Alabama is going to fair well under President Trump. There is an old adage that says, “Those that bake the pie get to eat it.” We truly baked the pie for Trump. More...

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