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Sen. Britt aims to strengthen authority of UA’s National Water Center through new legislation

On Tuesday, Senator Katie Britt introduced bipartisan legislation that would place the National Weather Service's thirteen River Forecast Centers under control of the University...

Steve Flowers: Although lottery vote failed, 2024 legislative session successful

Even though the will of most Alabama voters was thwarted by a minority of Republican legislators disallowing their constituents the right to vote on...

Alabama Farmers Federation endorses Donald Trump for President

Alabama FarmPAC, a political action committee of the Alabama Farmers Federation, announced its endorsement of Donald J. Trump for president of the United States,...

2nd Congressional District ‘winnable’ says Alabama GOP chairman

Alabama Republican Chairman John Wahl is cautiously optimistic that a Republican can win the newly redrawn Second Congressional District in the Yellowhammer State. The GOP...

U.S. House advances 2025 NDAA with focus on ‘Quality of Life Improvement’

On Friday, H.R. 8070, the Service Member Quality of Life Improvement and National Defense Authorization Act for FY25, passed the U.S. House of Representatives...

Greg Reed: Alabama Senate delivers on its conservative priorities in the 2024 legislative session

Before the start of the 2024 legislative session, the Alabama Senate outlined a plan to show our commitment to conservative governance. We were focused...

See Trump with Katie Britt, Lindsey Graham others at NRSC visit

Former President Donald Trump was on Capitol Hill on Thursday at the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) and visited Sen. Katie Britt (R-Montgomery), Sen....

‘Puts farmers first’: Tuberville touts Senate GOP Farm Bill

Republicans on the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee have released framework for a new GOP backed Farm Bill. Senator Tommy Tuberville, a member of...

Alabama Democrat Vice Chair: ‘Trump’s a crybaby. Nothing that ever happens is his fault’

Alabama Democratic Party vice chairwoman Tabitha Isner blasted former President Trump for how he reacted to his guilty verdict in New York and criticized...

Britt on IVF: ‘While Democrats prioritize scaring families, Republicans will continue to fight for families’

U.S. Senator Katie Britt addressed the Senate floor on Wednesday with Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Roger Marshall (R-KS) in support of the IVF...

Alabama Congressmen vote to hold Merrick Garland in contempt for ignoring subpoena

On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted along party lines to hold Biden’s Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress after he...

Tuberville: ‘The Biden administration is lying about Alabama’

U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-Auburn) hit back at President Joe Biden Wednesday after the White House put out a statement mentioning Alabama. https://x.com/SenTuberville/status/1800987078739509688 The administration released...

BCA endorses Kelvin Datcher in Alabama HD52 special election

Among the seven candidates running to fill the Alabama House District 52 seat, Kelvin Datcher is being promoted by the Business Council of Alabama...

Dale Strong condemns Biden for objecting to military pay raise

U.S. Rep. Dale Strong criticized the Biden administration Wednesday for coming out against a plan that would raise the pay for junior enlisted servicemembers. “President...

Arrest of ISIS border infiltrators comes after exact warning from Sen. Katie Britt

After eight Tajikistani nationals with ties to ISIS were apprehended by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force,...

Alabama lawmakers in Washington unite to secure federal funding for I-10 Mobile River Bridge and Bayway project

The totality of Alabama's congressional delegation, including both U.S. Senators and the bipartisan delegation of U.S. House members, signed a letter expressing their strong support...

ARPA oversight committee meets, urges swift utilization of funds

Last week, Alabama’s American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Joint Oversight Committee met with executive agency representatives about the process by which the state agencies...

NRCC polling shows Biden and Trump tied in AL-02, Dobson has ‘clear path to victory’

New polling conducted by research firm Public Opinion Strategies, commissioned jointly by the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) and Caroleene Dobson for Congress show...

State Rep. Mike Shaw on cryptocurrency: ‘My main concern is making sure that Alabama is a blockchain-friendly state’

State Rep. Mike Shaw (R-Hoover) is hoping that cryptocurrency will have a place to thrive in the Yellowhammer State. The lawmaker put forward a...

‘GUILTY’: Alabama GOP elected officials react to Hunter Biden verdict

The jury in the Hunter Biden gun trial on Tuesday found him guilty on all three federal charges in connection with the purchase of...

Court mandate on employers covering sex-change operations challenged by Alabama AG Steve Marshall

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall filed an amicus brief backed by 22 other states challenging a recent court decision from the Eleventh Circuit Court...

Rep. Jerry Carl: Fighting for government transparency

The American people are sick and tired of a weaponized justice system that hoards vital information about our elected officials. In early February, Special...

Andy Whitt: ‘Our biggest loser, once again is the citizens of Alabama’ after 2024 legal gambling attempt

State Rep. Andy Whitt (R-Harvest) is sharing a more in-depth account of state lawmakers' inability to pass legal gambling and lottery legislation during the...

Yaffee: Stop giving Putin the benefit of the doubt

As the war in Ukraine continues to drag on, it shouldn't be surprising that it's become more of a divisive issue in today's politics....