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Commerce Sec. Greg Canfield receives Manufacture Alabama’s ‘Friend of the Industry’ award

Alabama Department of Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield on Tuesday was the recipient of Manufacture Alabama's "Friend of the Industry" award at the association's annual...

U.S. Rep. Barry Moore slams Biden, House Democrats over ‘socialist tax-and-spend agenda’ amid inflation crisis

In a Wednesday speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Rep. Barry Moore (R-Enterprise) blasted the Democratic Party's ambitious spending...

U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks introduces bill allowing state, local elected officials to deny illegal alien resettlement

Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Huntsville) announced that he had introduced legislation to empower governors and local elected officials to bar the federal government...

Gov. Kay Ivey awards $1.6M in public safety grants toward combating illegal drugs, crime

Gov. Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced that she had awarded $1.6 million in public safety grants aimed at fighting illegal drugs and drug-related crime...

Tim James kicks off gubernatorial bid — ‘Leadership in Montgomery have capitulated to the political structures that control this state’

MONTGOMERY -- At the steps of the Alabama State Capitol, businessman Tim James on Wednesday officially launched his bid to seek the Republican nomination...

7 Things: Ivey lays out her agenda, Biden rants about the Confederacy, hard-hitting ad buy targets Britt and more …

7. Biden's education secretary targeted parents Reportedly, the letter sent by the National School Boards Association (NSBA) where parents were accused of being domestic...

Watch live: Ivey delivers 2022 State of the State address

Governor Kay Ivey will deliver her 2022 State of the State Address at 6:00  p.m. on January 11 ahead of the regular legislative session. The...

Alabama Forestry Association endorses Katie Britt’s U.S. Senate campaign

The Alabama Forestry Association (AFA) on Tuesday announced its endorsement of Katie Britt in her bid to seek the Republican nomination for Alabama's open...

Rogers: Getting China out of our business once and for all

China is the most devious and all-encompassing threat facing the United States today. With communist China’s influence throughout the world being so pervasive, the...

Tuberville, GOP colleagues introduce bill sanctioning China over obstruction of COVID-19 origin investigation

U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), along with 15 of his fellow Senate Republican colleagues, have introduced a bill to press for an international investigation...

AG Marshall formally qualifies reelection bid, says defending state sovereignty atop list of second term priorities

Monday, Attorney General Steve Marshall officially qualified his candidacy for reelection at the Alabama Republican Party headquarters in Birmingham. Marshall, while making official his bid...

ALGOP chair John Wahl backs efforts to pass constitutional carry — ‘The people of Alabama should never be charged a fee for exercising their...

Alabama Republican Party (ALGOP) chairman John Wahl on Monday announced his support of the House GOP Caucus' inclusion of constitutional carry in its policy...

Club for Growth drops $2.3M on Alabama U.S. Senate race, Announces TV spot tying Katie Britt to Liz Cheney, Terri Sewell

Tuesday, Club for Growth Action, the super PAC of Washington, D.C.-based Club for Growth, announced a $2.3 million TV and mail ad blitz beginning...

Katie Britt lands Automobile Dealers Association of Alabama endorsement

The U.S. Senate campaign of Republican Katie Britt has been endorsed by nonprofit trade association the Automobile Dealers Association of Alabama (ADAA). ADAA represents and...

7 Things: Ivey to deliver State of the State, Omicron forcing everyone to rethink the virus, judge hears Brooks’ argument against January 6 lawsuit...

7. National gun group speaks up against Alabama Sheriffs Association The Alabama Sheriffs Association has received criticism for opposing the state legislature’s plan to...

House Speaker McCutcheon: ‘Still working on’ possibility of special session within the regular session

It has been widely speculated Gov. Kay Ivey would call a special session during this year's regular session to deal with American Rescue Plan...

Carl: What to expect from Congress in 2022

The House returns to Washington this week to begin the second session of the 117th Congress. Last year was a jam-packed legislative year as...

Ivey places wager on Alabama-Georgia national championship game with Georgia Gov. Kemp

Monday, in the prelude to the National Championship game match-up between the University of Alabama and the University of Georgia, Gov. Kay Ivey announced...

Tim James to make formal gubernatorial run announcement on Wednesday

According to a press statement from the campaign released on Monday, Greenville businessman Tim James will officially kick off his campaign with an announcement...

Beth Chapman: Gambling, guns and other issues

This session is likely to be a sensitive one for most legislators. For at least 23 of them, it is their last session and...

Save the date: February 2 ‘Yellowhammer Connection’ event kicks off in Montgomery with 2022 legislative edition

Join the Yellowhammer News team on Wednesday, February 2, for a “Yellowhammer Connection” event in Montgomery. The gathering will offer a reception followed by...

National Association for Gun Rights slams Alabama Sheriffs Association for opposing constitutional carry efforts

The Alabama Legislature appears poised to take up debate on constitutional carry legislation during its upcoming regular legislative session which begins on Tuesday. The Alabama...

Six things to watch for this legislative session

Alabama's 2022 legislative session begins Tuesday at the Alabama State House in Montgomery. While it is not as contentious as Congress in Washington, D.C., it...

Fmr ALGOP chair Terry Lathan named Mo Brooks U.S. Senate campaign co-chair

Monday morning, U.S. Rep. Mo Brooks' (R-Huntsville) U.S. Senate campaign announced former Alabama Republican Party chairwoman Terry Lathan has joined the campaign as a...