October 3, 2018 – Some Politicos Learn Lesson the Hard Way

For some untold reason or some would say ungodly reason, I have always been enthralled and involved in politics.  As a boy growing up in Troy, I was…


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September 26, 2018 – Supreme Court Rules States – Can Collect Online Sales Tax

The State of Alabama’s fiscal year begins next week on October 1.  Our state’s finances are not the best in the world. However, they got a boost from…


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September 19, 2018 – 1986 Governor’s Race

Since this is a gubernatorial election year, allow me to share an epic Governor’s Race with you. The 1986 Governor’s race will be remembered as one…


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September 12, 2018 – Illegal Immigrants and Census

Conservative Republicans, like Jeff Sessions, have been obsessed with illegal immigrants for years.  Sessions is and has always been a stickler for…


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September 5, 2018 – 1978 Governors Race

Since this is a gubernatorial election year, let’s reminisce about an epic Governor’s Race.  The 1978 Governor’s race is one of the classics in…


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August 29, 2018 – BCA is Back, Bigger and Better than ever

Alabama Power is and has always been a force in Alabama politics.  Some entities may have influence in the Legislature, but the power company has the…


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August 22, 2018 – Beth Chapman – On Rane Plane Ride?

Recently, I wrote about Alfa’s influence in Alabama politics.  In my August 8 column, I said, the Alabama Farmers Federation still controls the…


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August 15, 2018 – Brett Kavavaugh to Scotus. Assures Trump Legacy

The appointment of a United States Supreme Court Justice is one of the most profound legacies that a U. S. President can achieve.  The opportunity…


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August 8, 2018 – Primary Political Potpourri

Now that the dust has settled on the primaries, allow me to share with you some thoughts on the Alabama political stage. There is an old saying that…


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August 1, 2018 – More Analysis of GOP Runoff

Currently, congressmen/women win reelection at a 98 percent rate.  The communist politburo does not have that high of a reelection percentage.  Maybe…


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