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7 Things: AG Steve Marshall believes some COVID-19 restrictions go too far, kids return to school with all sorts of masking rules, additional mandates...

7. Zeigler lays out potential gubernatorial bid It’s already been known that State Auditor Jim Zeigler is considering running for governor against Governor Kay...

Masks for schools are about covering butts — not faces

The school year is starting, and schools are starting to look for ways to silence the people who insist on masks, social distancing and...

7 Things: Trump headed back to Alabama, schools start to put the masks back on, $1 trillion infrastructure deal seems good to go and...

7. The first U.S. Senator who was vaccinated tests positives for the coronavirus U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) has announced that he tested positive...

7 Things: Mixed messaging from health officials regarding coronavirus, Scott Harris wants masks in school but no mandate coming, vaccination rates are up and...

7. Orr calls on Birmingham-Southern College to be challenged by the Attorney General Birmingham-Southern College is the first university to publicly challenge the Alabama...

VIDEO: Mandates return, Ivey’s frustration with the unvaccinated is shared across the nation, U.S. Capitol riot hearing begins and more on Alabama Politics This...

Radio talk show host Dale Jackson and political consultant Mecca Musick take you through Alabama’s biggest political stories, including: — Are states heading towards vaccine...

7 Things: Mandates galore, doctors warn that hospitalizations could top the previous peak, Birmingham-Southern becomes the first school to test Alabama law and more...

7. Pelosi wants to arrest those who won’t wear a mask Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is demanding the mostly-vaccinated members...

7 Things: Federal workers will need to be vaccinated or tested, DOJ seeks to make temporary pandemic voting rules permanent, $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill...

7. United States abortion laws are extreme, but not in the way you think Next term, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to consider...

Mask mandates in Huntsville and elsewhere seem to be rather open-ended

With rising COVID-19 case numbers, Huntsville City Schools officials announced masks will be required for everyone two years old and older when students return...

7 Things: Biden will force federal employees to get vaccinated, Ivey continues to say there will be no mask mandate, over 1,000 in Alabama...

7. Texas and Oklahoma officially request to join the SEC In an anticipated move, the University of Texas and the University of Oklahoma...

7 Things: Federal vaccine mandates becoming more likely, Alabama school systems requiring masks, Marshall issues guidance on mandates and more …

7. Steven Reed is a mayor to watch Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed has been named on the “10 Mayors to Watch” in the nation...

If you want to get people vaccinated, focus on the data and stop the vitriol

It should come as no surprise that America's only TV doctor, Anthony Fauci, would be asked about his thoughts on Alabama Governor Kay Ivey's...

7 Things: Frustration over Alabama’s vaccination rate, schools begin adding restrictions to classrooms, homeschooling growing in Alabama and more …

7. Incentives for Alabamians to get the vaccine ... in prison Governor Kay Ivey said that there would be no incentives created for Alabamians...

VIDEO: COVID-19 restrictions poised to return, Shelby squares off with Brooks again, Birmingham doctor’s vaccination claim goes viral and more on Alabama Politics This...

Radio talk show host Dale Jackson and political consultant Mecca Musick take you through Alabama’s biggest political stories, including: — Will Alabama schools eventually require...

7 Things: Masks could come back in Jefferson County, AEA demanding education employees stop criticizing them or be punished at work, Biden wants your...

7. January 6 committee moving forward House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) has called the concerns and complaints from Republicans, such as ones voiced...

Will the SEC shine on Texas and Oklahoma?

Big oil is under attack. So it is doing what any other group would do to protect itself from regulators and turn a huge profit:...

7 Things: Alabama doctor goes viral with falsehood, Brooks vs. Shelby continues, education associations’ role in politics is questioned and more …

7. Huntsville doesn’t have plans for COVID relief money yet With other cities across Alabama already making plans for the funds they received...

7 Things: Gadsden offering an incentive to get vaccinated, teachers won’t be allowed to break the law in Alabama, Fauci clashes with Rand Paul...

7. Birmingham won’t use flashbangs or ‘no knock’ warrants Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin has announced the completion of the review of the Birmingham...

Tuberville warns against calls to vaccinate younger children but he knows they are coming

As it appears that America and Alabama are both on the cusp of another COVID-19 surge, calls for more vaccinations are coming in loud...

7 Things: Breakthrough cases might tip off another surge, Ivey says no mask mandate for schools, Brooks calls for Biden to overturn Fort Rucker...

7. Pentagon is still so woke, service members so racist In an effort to identify extremists within the ranks of the U.S. Military, the...

AL-5 candidate Casey Wardynski says military leaders speaking out against Trump were always disloyal

The back and forth between General Mark Milley and former President Donald Trump over the riot at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, including...

7 Things: Public health officials unsure how to get more people unvaccinated, unemployment still dropping in Alabama, Brooks’ ‘chuckle’ over Texas Dems’ COVID-19 diagnosis...

7. Graham might do exactly what Texas Democrats just did During a recent interview, U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) discussed a spending package...

VIDEO: Trump plays in Alabama’s U.S. Senate race, Critical Race Theory debate gains steam, state auditor continues to seek attention and more on Alabama...

Radio talk show hosts Dale Jackson and Michael Yaffee take you through Alabama’s biggest political stories, including: — How will candidates handle former President Donald...

7 Things: McClendon blames bureaucracy for low vaccination rates in Alabama, Jerry Carl discusses U.S. Capitol riot, coronavirus mandates making a return and more...

7. Biden upsetting his base by accurately describing communism President Joe Biden has said that one of the options he’s considering to assist the...

Dale Jackson: Maybe Governor Kay Ivey should reconsider her stance on vaccine incentives

About a month ago, I wrote a column about how a vaccine lottery didn't really seem necessary. Supply was outpacing demand, and shots were going...