May 6, 2020 – Budget is Priority Number One for Legislative Session. The Governor Proposes and the Legislature Disposes – However, Kay Ivey has Input

The 2020 Regular Legislative Session has resumed after a six-week hiatus due to the coronavirus shutdown of the state and nation. The session must…


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April 29, 2020 – Alabama Leaders Under 45 Who Affect the Political Arena

Last week I discussed Alabama’s outstanding leaders in the political arena.  This week allow me to share with you some of the state’s leaders under…


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April 22, 2020 – Alabama has some outstanding Political Leaders under 45

Many of you have lamented to me that it appears that all or most of our state political leaders are older folks.  On first glance, that appears to be…


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April 15, 2020 – Allow me to share some more observations from the year.

One of my favorite people in the world and one of the finest gentlemen I have ever known is State Representative Steve Clouse of Ozark.  My…


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April 8, 2020 – Some Observations

Allow me to share some observations from the year thus far. First of all, I have never seen anything like the coronavirus shutdown of the country.…


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April 1, 2020 – “The 1964 Goldwater Landslide was the Beginning of Republican Dominance of the South”

Our primary runoffs have been postponed until July 14, 2020. It was a wise and prudent decision by Secretary of State John Merrill and Gov. Kay Ivey.…


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March 25, 2020 – U.S. Senate Runoff Moved to July

The GOP contest for who sits in our number two U.S. Senate seat has been delated until July 14, 2020 due to the coronavirus. The winner of the battle…


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March 18, 2020 – U.S. Senate Race Decided in Runoff

We have a great race for the U.S. Senate. When the votes from the first primary were counted Jeff Sessions and Tommy Tuberville were in a virtual tie…


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March 11, 2020 – March 3rd Primary Analysis

Allow me to Share some thoughts and analysis on the March 3rd Primary results. The Primary is referred to as the Presidential Preference Primary.…


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March 4, 2020 – Chancellor Finis St. John and the University of Alabama System

Our 1901 Alabama Constitution has been rightfully criticized as being archaic.  However, it was simply a reflection of the times. The authors and…


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