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This work period is for you

By U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne I know many of you have probably heard that Congress is in “recess” for the month of August. Now to ... Read more

Tragic death blew 1966 race wide open

After Ryan DeGraffenreid’s plane crash and death in February of 1966, the governor’s race was wide open. DeGraffenreid would have been governor in a cakewalk ... Read more

Technology continues to rapidly change

We are definitely in the world of digital technology. Google TV, which never got off the ground, has now fallen by the wayside. However, that ... Read more

We’re seeing great things in Alabama

By U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne As you have probably heard me say before, I believe one of the most important parts of my job is ... Read more

DeGraffenreid became known in 1962

If race was a major issue in 1958, being the racist candidate in 1962 was the only way to be elected governor. With this issue ... Read more