Archive for November, 2004

November 25, 2004

One of the most dramatic changes in Alabama’s political history has occurred over the last 20 years with the Alabama Supreme Court moving from all Democrat to all Republican. As the dust settles from the General Election, the Republicans have made it unanimous. Before November the GOP had eight out of nine on the high […]

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November 18, 2004

It’s Alabama vs. Auburn weekend in Alabama. It is the fiercest of college football rivalries. It is the game of the year. It is a state civil war that divides friends and even families. It is bragging rights for the entire year. The loser has to live with his boasting next door neighbor for 364 […]

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November 11, 2004

The one clear fact derived from last Tuesday’s election is that Alabama is deeply embedded as a Republican state when it comes to Presidential politics. In fact, the South is now the cornerstone of the national Republican Party in Presidential races. The “Solid South” is what the GOP builds around to start any national race. […]

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November 03, 2004

Since this column is written before Tuesday’s electoral outcome, I do not know the election results. Therefore, I cannot comment on the Presidential or statewide elections. However, there is one result I feel confident in predicting. It’s a safe bet that our Senior Senator, Richard Shelby, won reelection to his fourth term in the U.S. […]

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