Opinion

Bentley is a good man, should remain in office

In early 2009, Dr. Robert Bentley came to see me about his race for Governor of Alabama. Bentley was finishing his second term in the ... Read more

Administration doesn’t have winning strategy

By Rep. Bradley Byrne For over a year now, I have been pointing out that the Obama Administration lacks a clear strategy to defeat the ... Read more

Letters to the Editor for Wed., March 30, 2016

Dear Editor, Whereas I have no inclination to serve in any political capacity, I am appalled at the lack of knowledge by some of our ... Read more

Election year has been exciting, in final stretch

This has been an exciting election year when it comes to presidential politics. It has been an extraordinarily unusual and unpredictable presidential contest to say ... Read more

Overreach reigning at labor department

By Bradley Byrne A big problem with our country today is that the government and federal bureaucrats always seem to think they know what is ... Read more

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Opinion Columnists

Celebrity deaths bring much to cheer

Upon hearing the news that music icon Prince died last week, it made me quite sad. Much of the country and the world was in ... Read more

Alabamians need to vote on lottery in November

As the budget hearings began for the 2016 Legislative Session in January, the largest Powerball lottery sweepstakes in American history was playing out. It was ... Read more

Signs still indicate Obamacare has its flaws

By Rep. Bradley Byrne Last week, UnitedHealthcare, our nation’s largest health insurance provider, announced it would be pulling out of the federal Obamacare insurance marketplace ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editors for Wed., April 13, 2016

Dear Editor: April is Confederate History Month in Alabama, as proclaimed by the school board and governor. Over 100,000 Alabamians served in the confederate states ... Read more

Letters to the Editor for Wed., March 30, 2016

Dear Editor, Whereas I have no inclination to serve in any political capacity, I am appalled at the lack of knowledge by some of our ... Read more

Letter to the Editor for Wed., March 9, 2016

Dear Editor, The Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS) Unit of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System is not just cooking and sewing. Instead, it is a ... Read more

Letters to the Editor for Wed., Feb. 10, 2016

Dear Editor, On the morning of Jan.8, my family and I were in route to the Pensacola Airport to head to Arizona for the National ... Read more

Letters to the Editor for Wed., Jan. 13, 2016

Dear Editor, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund, which built the Vietnam Wall in 1982, seeks to honor all Vietnam veterans and help heal the nation’s ... Read more