Category: Primary

In the Weeds w/ Congressman Robert Aderholt
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In the Weeds w/ Congressman Robert Aderholt

Today’s episode features Congressman Robert Aderholt of Haleyville. Mr. Aderholt represents Alabama’s 4th Congressional District and was first elected in 1996. That makes him the Dean of Alabama’s House delegation, and he has used those 22 years in office to build valuable seniority, particularly on the Appropriations Committee. In Congress, members kind of specialize in...

Ethics bills get conflated
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Ethics bills get conflated

Don't expect the economic development and ethics legislation to come to the floor in the Senate Tuesday. That's what Senate President Pro Tem Del Marsh's, R-Anniston, office told Don Daily & Capitol Journal yesterday.

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Alabama man, child hurt when gun inside diaper bag goes off

VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama say a man and a child were wounded in a shooting outside of a Vestavia Hills Chuck E Cheese when a gun in the man’s diaper bag went off. Vestavia Hills police tell news outlets that the man was about to change the girl’s diaper in a...

Injured Auburn gymnast sets goal: To walk down aisle at her wedding
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Injured Auburn gymnast sets goal: To walk down aisle at her wedding

NEW YORK (AP) — An Auburn University gymnast who suffered career-ending injuries to both knees says her goals now include walking down the aisle at her upcoming wedding. Samantha Cerio, an aerospace engineering major from North Carolina, also is preparing to graduate and has accepted a job with Boeing as a structural design analysis engineer....

Matthew Stokes: On Socialism
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Matthew Stokes: On Socialism

By MATTHEW STOKES, Alabama Daily News Columnist The distinction between Republicans and Democrats in America has been remarkably consistent for several years, so much that the average voter could probably give a brief explanation on where the two parties diverge.  Today things are different, and not just because the politics surrounding President Trump have shifted...