MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER – Montgomery to erect life-sized Martin Luther King Jr. statue this summer.
YELLOWHAMMER NEWS – Chief Justice Lyn Stuart will run for reelection.
YELLOWHAMMER NEWS – Alabama State Legislature could increase DUI punishments.
YELLOWHAMMER NEWS – Law of unintended consequences: McConnell’s meddling in Alabama Senate election may have cost Kentucky Toyota-Mazda.
AL.COM – Ivey declares state of emergency ahead of winter storm.
AL.COM – Sen. Doug Jones calls Trump’s ‘shithole’ remark ‘antithesis’ of American values in MLK speech.
AL.COM – ‘Impeach Trump,’ nation’s race relations looms on minds of MLK Jr. Day marchers.
AL.COM – Columnist Roy Johnson: Thanks to Trump, who’s really the shithole country?
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER – Columnist Josh Moon: MLK statue long overdue at State Capitol.
ALABAMA POLITICAL REPORTER – Week One Legislative Report: 373 bills introduced in the first week of the 2018 Regular Session
ANNISTON STAR – The Anniston Star: Censure for Sen. Shelby? No way.
ANNISTON STAR – The Anniston Star: A better age limit for smoking in Alabama.
OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS – The Opelika-Auburn News: Our Alabama lawmakers should consider lobbyist role to get CHIP help.
WASHINGTON POST – Shutdown looms as Republicans seek short-term spending deal for government.
WASHINGTON POST – The Senate’s push to overrule the FCC on net neutrality now has 50 votes, Democrats say.
NEW YORK TIMES – Trump Comments, Infuriating Africans, May Set Back U.S. Interests
NEW YORK TIMES – Democrats Add Momentum to G.O.P. Push to Loosen Banking Rules