March 22, 2006

In years of yore in past Governor’s races we would have colorful run for the fun of it candidates, the most notably being the legendary Shorty Price.…


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March 15, 2006

This year’s Legislative Session is heading into the final month. The first two months have disappeared without much action or progress. This is…


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March 08, 2006

As the campaign season approaches much will be written and said about the Governor’s race. However, there will be a lot of other good races. There…


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March 01, 2006

There is a popular longstanding political saying that is repeated often in Montgomery during each Legislative session that “nobody’s life, liberty,…


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February 22, 2006

For those of us whose passions are Alabama politics and college football, February 1st is Christmas Day all over again or maybe even more exciting.…


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February 15, 2006

In last week’s column we compared the 2006 Governor’s Race to a horserace. Alluding to horserace jargon we compared the four face cards to horses and…


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February 08, 2006

In many ways people who love horseracing and those who love to follow politics are similar. I guess that is why political races are compared many…


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February 01, 2006

One of the major issues surfacing in the Governor’s race is the annual reappraisal of property taxes. Prior to Gov. Riley’s administration property…


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January 25, 2006

The cloud hovering over the gubernatorial campaign of Don Siegelman is not the only one looming in this year’s primaries and election. There are huge…


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January 18, 2006

When the gavel fell to start the 2006 Regular Session of the Legislature last week it began without one of its most stellar members. House Rules…


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