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‘Mama on a mission’: Katie Britt elected Alabama’s next U.S. senator

U.S. Sen.-Elect Katie Britt (R-Montgomery) is the first woman elected to represent Alabama in the upper chamber of Congress. In a dominant election night performance,...

ALGOP chair ‘confident’ GOP will retain legislative majority in Madison County

Alabama Republican Party Chairman John Wahl is "confident" in the GOP's ability to maintain a majority of legislative seats in Madison County. In light of...

Britt on Senate election: ‘Our future is on the ballot’

Republican U.S. Senate nominee Katie Britt was greeted by a crowd of supporters at the Montgomery polling site of Huntington College's Drum Theater. After casting...

Cavanaugh: Biden’s handling of the economy – incompetent, criminal, maybe both

The ripple effect of record inflation and high gas prices has put the nation’s economy in a dangerous place, according to Twinkle Cavanaugh. Cavanaugh, president...

Live blog: General election

  Today is Election Day! This may be an "off election year" but in Alabama there are several high-profile races to vote on. A seat in the...

U.S. Rep. Jerry Carl: Veterans Day

Veterans Day (formerly known as Armistice Day) is observed every year on Nov. 11 to honor the veterans of the United States Armed Forces. The...

Brooks blasts Trump over shot at DeSantis

According to a recent Cygnal poll commissioned by Alabama Daily News and Gray Television, former President Trump gets more support than Florida Gov. Ron...

Moore, GOP colleagues want Border Patrol chief fired

Late last month, Border Patrol reported that 2.4 million migrants have been apprehended at the southern border this fiscal year. That is the most...

Mayors urge ‘yes’ vote on Amendment 6

Sometimes laws become outdated and begin to have negative consequences for the people they were originally meant to help. When that happens, it becomes...

Ivey education plans: ‘Where we’ve never gone before’

The recently released National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) scores showed Alabama made slight progress in elementary level student achievement. However, The Nation's Report Card...

AG Marshall: Aniah’s Law ‘vital for public safety’

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall has offered his resounding endorsement of Aniah's Law, which will appear as Amendment 1 on Tuesday's general election ballot. Signed...

Britt wants to ensure ‘Alabama is covered’ on Senate committees

It is vital to ensure Alabama "has a seat at the table" and is represented on various committees in the upper chamber of Congress,...

Flowers: Election year observations

This 2022 election year in Alabama has been monumental and memorable. Any gubernatorial year is big in the state. It is the brass ring of...

GOP chair: Alabama Democrats ‘ashamed’ of their party

The chairman of the GOP in the Yellowhammer State is telling voters that the Democratic party candidates are afraid to strongly align themselves with...

Madison County sheriff: The effects of an open border stretch across Alabama

In September, State Rep. Matt Simpson (R-Daphne) announced that he’s putting forward legislation to strengthen penalties against fentanyl drug traffickers in the Yellowhammer State. This...

2016 election-denying liberal vying for retiring State Speaker’s seat

The race for House District 25, the seat held by retiring Alabama Speaker Mac McCutcheon (R-Monrovia), is seen as competitive among left-wing political circles. Huntsville...

Infrastructure project to enhance access to Shoal Creek Mine

An infrastructure project totaling approximately $2 million is coming to Tuscaloosa County for industrial access road and bridge improvement. The funding will enhance Wallace Ferry...

Ainsworth to host election night party at Lake Guntersville

An election night watch party will be hosted by Lt. Gov. Will Ainsworth at City Harbor, the new mixed-use lakefront development on Lake Guntersville. The...

Merrill: States delaying election results ‘trying to … cheat’

In a speech delivered Wednesday evening from Union Station, Washington, President Joe Biden warned that numerous states may not be prepared to publish unofficial...

Poll: DeSantis dominates Trump-absent 2024 primary in Alabama

Should former President Donald Trump opt against a White House bid in 2024, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis would hold a large majority of support...

Thursday is last day to apply for an absentee ballot

Time is running out if you're going to be out of town next Tuesday and want to vote. Ahead of the Nov. 8 General Election,...

Ivey tapped for auto manufacturing group’s hall of fame

Citing Gov. Kay Ivey as an "extraordinary champion," the Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association recently named the governor to its hall of fame. Ron Davis, the...

Scofield: Nothing ‘scarier’ than Democrats running country

Several high-ranking Republican officials spoke at a rally on Halloween in Madison County putting forth the message that North Alabama needs to stay red. The...

Rep. Palmer calls for cutting regulations if GOP gains control

As next weeks midterm elections draw near, many Republicans in Congress are beginning to lay out their plans if the GOP gains majority control...