Archive for January, 2017

January 25, 2017

Hillary Clinton’s failure to break the proverbial glass ceiling in American politics came up a little short.  More than 100 men have been nominated for president by the nation’s political parties over the past 220 years.  She was the first female to be the nominee of one of the two major parties. After Hillary became […]

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January 18, 2017

The passing of Governor Albert Brewer on January 2nd at 88 years old marks the passing of an era in Alabama politics. Albert P. Brewer was a good man and a true public servant. Brewer was born in Tennessee, but his folks moved to Decatur when he was very young after his father accepted a […]

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January 11, 2017

Alabama is going to fare wall under President Trump. There is an old adage that says, “Those that bake the pie get to eat it.” We truly baked the pie for Trump. We overwhelmingly supported him in the GOP primary and helped him secure the nomination. We then gave him one of the largest mandates […]

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January 04, 2017

This past year in Alabama politics was surprisingly more interesting than was expected. The judicial inquiry commission removed Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore from the bench for telling the probate judges in the state to not perform marriage ceremonies for gay people. He said marriage should be between a man and a woman, as […]

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