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Trump ally Cliff Sims to Release Book on ‘Faith Lessons from the Halls of Power’

On May 7, 2024, former top Trump White House and intelligence community official Cliff Sims will release The Darkness Has Not Overcome: Lessons on...

Trump reaffirms endorsement of Gary Palmer in new campaign video

U.S. Representative Gary Palmer (R-Hoover) is rolling out a new campaign advertisement that features former President Donald Trump narrating a glowing endorsement of the...

Rep. Carl: Presidents’ Day and President Trump

Presidents’ Day is a time in America when we remember and honor the leaders who helped shape our country. It's a day to think...

Governor Ivey emphasizes education savings accounts, legal gaming among 2024 legislative priorities

On Friday, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey spoke with Capitol Journal’s Todd Stacy about two of her most significant legislative priorities: Passing a landmark school...

Palmer, Wilkins, McFeeters seek endorsement from Alabama Republican Assembly

On Saturday, all three candidates vying for the Republican nomination in Alabama’s Sixth Congressional District spoke to the Alabama Republican Assembly asking for the...

State Rep. Phillip Rigsby on legal gaming: ‘I believe the people should have the right to vote on this’

The Alabama House of Representatives passed a two-bill package Thursday to allow a statewide lottery, casinos, and sports betting in the Yellowhammer State. Part of...

Steve Flowers: Leaders of the Alabama Senate

Last week, we discussed the Alabama House of Representatives and highlighted the leaders in the House. This week, we will talk about the prominent members...

Steve Marshall leads charge against Biden DOJ’s ‘improper’ use of power against Trump

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has enlisted support from state attorneys general across 22 states in filing a brief in the U.S. Supreme Court...

Republican hopefuls for 2nd congressional district speak on key issues at Montgomery forum

On Thursday, most of the seven Republican candidates for Alabama’s Second Congressional District addressed voters at a forum in Montgomery at the Alabama Cattlemen’s...

Alabama lawmaker introduces bill to ban ESG from public contract awards

State Rep. Chip Brown (R-Hollinger’s Island) introduced a bill to prohibit the use of environment, social, and government (ESG) criteria when awarding public contracts...

Alabama officials call on Nicaragua to free Christian pastors imprisoned ‘for sharing the Gospel’

U.S. Representative Robert Aderholt (R-Haleyville) spearheaded a letter addressed to the Ambassador of Nicaragua expressing deep concern over violations of religious freedom in Nicaragua...

Secretary of State Wes Allen stands firm on ballot harvesting ban: ‘There’s no voter suppression’

Alabama Secretary of State Wes Allen said he's glad the State Senate passed SB1 Tuesday and is looking forward to the House also approving...

Alabama Policy Institute: Top 10 things the Legislature should accomplish in 2024

The Regular Session of the Alabama Legislature is upon us. Though the only statutory requirement of our state legislature is to pass balanced budgets,...

Bryan Taylor receives endorsement from Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, Veterans for Trump

In big news for his campaign to become the next Chief Justice of Alabama, Bryan Taylor today announced that Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, President...

‘Top priority’: Moore advocates for Alabama’s producers in agriculture hearing

At a recent House Agriculture Committee hearing, Representative Barry Moore spoke up in support of Alabama's farmers, ranchers, and foresters. He conveyed to U.S....

Yaffee: Russian nukes in space? Another reason Space Command should come to Huntsville

U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, chairman on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, called the Biden administration to declassify information about a "serious national...

Alabama House advances legal gaming, education lottery, statewide vote

A two-bill package to allow a statewide lottery, casinos, sports betting, and a proposed regulatory structure to oversee it all passed a vote of...

Alabama Senate passes bill allowing local governments to remove library board members

On Wednesday, the Alabama Senate passed legislation allowing local city councils and county commissions to remove members of their local library boards. Senate Bill...

Alabama school choice bill receives first public hearing

On Wednesday, the Senate Finance and Taxation Education Committee met for a public hearing on the Creating Hope and Opportunity for Our Students Education...

‘Safe-to-Report:’ Britt introduces legislation to protect sexual abuse victims at Coast Guard Academy

Sen. Katie Britt has brought forward legislation in the Senate aimed at protecting cadets who report sexual harassment and assault at the U.S. Coast...

Ivey says Alabamians should have opportunity to vote on gaming this year

Gov. Kay Ivey appears to have chosen her side in the gaming debate currently embroiling the state legislature. Ivey took to X (formerly Twitter) Wednesday...

Tuberville urges diplomacy to end war in Ukraine

Sen. Tommy Tuberville called for negotiation and diplomacy to end the war in Ukraine during an interview with Fox Business' Larry Kudlow. “We need to...

Alabama Senators advance tax exemption on baby, female products

State Senator Arthur Orr (R-Decatur) introduced a bill in the Alabama Senate after previous discussion at the end of last year that would make...

Sens. Tuberville, Britt visit with legislative leaders at Alabama State House

The U.S. Senate is currently on a state work week, allowing members to travel home and visit with constituents and groups after dealing with...