August 17, 2005

A good many studies, policy institutes, and editorialists lament the fact that not many women hold political office, especially statewide office.…


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August 10, 2005

Just like the proverbial argument of which came first the chicken or the egg, there is a perennial political argument that begs the question which is…


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August 03, 2005

Our founding fathers settled America to escape the tyrannical and undemocratic rule of England. They were determined to found a new country without…


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July 27, 2005

The 2006 campaign season officially began on June 6th with the opening of fundraising, but the players have been slow to pull the trigger or at least…


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July 20, 2005

The recent revelations of misconduct by Alabama’s Christian Coalition have brought indignation against and a lack of respect and credibility to the…


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July 13, 2005

The much anticipated and necessary Special Legislative Session will commence shortly. A Special Session is imminent because the new budget year…


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July 06, 2005

Even though 2005 is not an election year it does not mean that politics is not alive and well in Alabama. The political pot is boiling under the…


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June 29, 2005

Many of you have asked the question of why, when Alabama is considered such a Republican state when it comes to Presidential politics, is the Alabama…


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June 22, 2005

Tip O’Neal, the famous old Irish political pol who represented Boston for three decades in Congress and rose to become Speaker of the U.S. House of…


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June 15, 2005

As mentioned last week, the race for 2006 campaign dollars begins this month. It is my belief that Political Action Committees, which are the largest…


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