Category: <span>Campaign 2022</span>

Inside Alabama Politics – October 7, 2021
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Inside Alabama Politics – October 7, 2021

Special session review By TODD STACY, Alabama Daily News  The much-anticipated special session on prisons is in the rearview mirror and lawmakers have returned home for a respite before the next special (more on that later). It went largely as expected, with Gov. Kay Ivey and legislative leaders succeeding in passing an ambitious prison construction...

Analysis: What we learned from the latest Daily News poll
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Analysis: What we learned from the latest Daily News poll

Since our Alabama Daily News audience is filled with politicians and politicos, we try to offer quality polling every so often to find a glimpse into the mind of the Alabama voter. The timing of this most recent survey with Cygnal was based on the GOP Senate primary finally appearing to be settled, the campaigns for state lawmakers just getting underway and a potential special session on prisons in the coming weeks or months.

Inside Alabama Politics – July 28, 2021
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Inside Alabama Politics – July 28, 2021

Could 'lost revenue' be used in prison fix? Special session update; How would COVID-19 affect a special? ‘Legislative blackout’ on campaign fundraising shrinks to 2 weeks; What Congressional Democrats' $3.5T budget package could mean for Alabama Medicaid; The List: Who's Running, Who's Not; Who will be House Education Budget Chair? This Matrix lawsuit is a doozy; Big Bud's news; Potpourri

Who’s running and who’s not? Lawmakers talk reelection
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Who’s running and who’s not? Lawmakers talk reelection

By CAROLINE BECK and TODD STACY, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – With primary elections less than a year away, many state lawmakers are deciding whether or not to run again in 2022. Several high profile leaders in the House and Senate have previously announced they would not seek reelection, including House Speaker Mac McCutcheon,...