January 17, 2018

Awhile back, during Dr. Robert Bentley’s tenure as govern0or, I wrote a column entitled They May as Well Move the Capitol to Tuscaloosa. Never before…


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January 10, 2018

A few months back the Jefferson County Republican Party honored our Senior U.S. Senator, Richard Shelby. It was held at The Club in Birmingham.  The…


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January 03 ,2018

As we enter the 2018 campaign season, many of you have asked me to look back and analyze the 2017 Special Election Senate race and explain in depth…


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December 27, 2017

At the close of each year, my tradition is to acknowledge the passing away of significant political leaders from the political stage in our beloved…


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December 20, 2017

Well, folks, we have had a more exciting and fun filled political year than we expected.  Usually, most of the fun is reserved for even numbered…


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December 13, 2017

The legendary Speaker of the U.S. House, Sam Rayburn, coined a famous phrase he used often and imparted to young congressmen when they would arrive…


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December 6, 2017

The final vote for the remaining three years of Jeff Sessions six-year term in the U.S. Senate will be next Tuesday.  The race is between Democrat…


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November 29, 2017

Jim Martin passed away recently in Gadsden at 99 years old.  His beloved wife of 70 years, Pat, was by his side.  He was a true Christian gentleman.…


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November 22, 2017

The big question in the Senate race is will allegations against Roy Moore and his purported propensities forty-years ago cause him to lose.  We will…


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November 15, 2017

In March of this year, the Alabama Community College System took a giant leap forward when it brought on a giant in state government and one of…


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