October 24, 2017

In These Times, Bryce Covert, October 23, 2017- LABOR DAY IN BIRMINGHAM, ALA., DAWNED HOT AND HUMID—A DAY FOR A BARBEQUE OR A PICNIC. But the 100-strong group that gathered in the Five Points West shopping center September 4 had other plans. As the sun reached its peak, dozens of people wearing “Fight for …

June 20, 2017

WFSA News, Michael Shipma, June 16, 2017- Alabama has joined a 10-state coalition that backs an executive order by President Donald Trump that would block federal funding to so-called “sanctuary cities”, according to Attorney General Steve Marshall’s office.  The coalition is backing Executive Order No. 13,768, which was designed to block federal funding to …

February 9, 2017

NRA-ILA February 8, 2017 Senate Bill 2, introduced by state Senator Phil Williams (R-10), would amend and expand Alabama’s existing state firearms preemption statutes to clarify that the state Legislature has the sole responsibility and authority to create regulations related to taxation and use of firearms, ammunition, and firearm accessories.  …