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July 31, 2014
​Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds law barring collective bargaining for most public workers.

The character factory.

Bob Woodward reviews ‘The Nixon Defense,’ by John W. Dean.

July 29, 2014
Bentley: proposed EPA regs will ‘devastate’ Alabama, kill jobs, ‘make electricity bills go up.’

Zionism and Its Discontents: Zionism and Israel’s war with Hamas in Gaza.

We Can't Wait: The cost of delaying action to stem climate changeHuffington Post.

Ten secrets for happiness.

July 28, 2014
Democratic gubernatorial nominee Parker Griffith: Dems ‘stuck me in the butt with a knife,’ made me run for governor after others backed out.

Bentley sets the record straight.

America really is two different political countries these days.

Patriotism, the last refuge ...

7 things to consider before choosing sides in the Middle East conflict.

July 27, 2014
​With judges overriding death penalty cases, Alabama is an outlier.

Salon: Why do we vilify low-income black women simply for being mothers?

The AtlanticWhiteness is still a proxy for being American.

Jeff Sessions: This week 'critical' for Congress to thwart Obama's plans to nullify immigration laws.

July 26, 2014
A web of lies: Vladimir Putin’s epic deceits have grave consequences for his people and the outside world.

July 25, 2014
​Sessions: Obama a grave threat to the Republic.

Democrats: Why Birmingham?

After foreclosure, trying to buy back their house.

July 24, 2014
Will it be cheesesteaks, sunshine or fame that tip the scale? Members of Congress make their pitches to host the DNC convention.

Some Republicans push compassionate, anti-poverty agenda ahead of 2016 contest.

How not to shut down coal plants.

Supreme Court may not protect Obamacare this time.

The drug that’s forcing America’s most important – and uncomfortable – health-care debate.

July 23, 2014
​Why Am I Moving Left? I used to be right down the middle. But America’s changed, and so have I.

Why do other rich nations spend so much less on healthcare?

July 22, 2014
The Biden Agenda: Reckoning with Ukraine and Iraq, and keeping an eye on 2016.

In Manhattan, poor folks should be neither seen nor heard.

July 21, 2014
Alabama congressman declared ‘driving force’ behind rise of the Southern Republicans in Congress.

New York Times: End partisan primaries, save America. 

Inside the Statehouse with Steve Flowers1962 governor’s race really began four years earlier.

Rabbi done apologizing for Israel.

Eight New Yorker stories you should read.

Myths busted at climate change conference.

Online sales tax is back — and this time, it might actually have a shot at passing.

Vermont is the best covered state in the nation, California the worst.

July 20, 2014
Harper Lee and her lost privacy: Is silence still an option?

The decline of Harper Lee.

10 reasons why I am no longer a leftist.

Reinventing the American highway: The promise (and pitfalls) of learning to love tolls.

July 19, 2014
Lost Ball in High Grass: So There by Emmett Burnett.

Primary season by the numbers: Big shift to the GOP.

So what ever happened to the deficit?

July 18, 2014
Black Southern voters poised to play historic role.

Artur Davis explains why he'll run for mayor of Montgomery.

The Insiders: Less than four months before the election, Democrats don’t have peace or prosperity.

Love people, not pleasure.

July 17, 2014
​The coming ice age.

The Chaos of the Dice: A backgammon hustler’s quest to gain an edge.

July 15, 2014
Steel Magnolia: Out of the South’s civil rights struggle, resilient Birmingham blossoms anew.

Alabama, The Boring? Not.

The Battle of St. George and Baton Rouge: Jeremy Alford on the battle lines being drawn over creating a new city from unincorporated Baton Rouge

July 14, 2014
The top four races Alabamians should watch closely Tuesday.

July 13, 2014
Experts says November elections anti-climactic.

July 12, 2014
Alabama ruling hobbles ban on guns in the open at polls.

Corporate tax dodgers leave the rest of us to foot the bill.

Alabama tax-free weekend begins Aug. 1.​

July 11, 2014
For better politics, it's time for some raging moderates.

U.S. imposes tariffs on steel from nine countries accused of dumping.

Confederates in the basement, liberals in the living room.

July 10, 2014
“Lamar was proven right” -- Fact Check.

Those repulsive but effective negative political ads.

July 9, 2014
​How a century-old steam plant may play a huge role in downtown Birmingham’s resurgence.

Meet the new head of ALEC, the free-market group of state legislators.

July 8, 2014
Dale Peterson, Jim Ziegler seek GOP auditor nod.

How much do our genes influence our political beliefs?

This is what happened when I drove my Mercedes to pick up food stamps.

July 7, 2014
Why the Highway Trust Fund is running out of money, in 5 graphs.

How the Obama administration is keeping big coal alive.

July 6, 2014
Top 10 golf courses in Alabama.

“Why did you shoot me? I was reading a book”: The new warrior cop is out of control.

July 5, 2014
Supreme Court rulings to reverberate in midterm elections this fall.

Birmingham insurance company a major campaign finance player.

Wired for success in central Alabama.

Pudner brings analytical skills to political campaigns.

July 4, 2014
Signers of Declaration of Independence knew risk loomed.

Senate Sketches by state Sen. Hank Sanders: The black irony of Independence Day.

Riley Revelations Part 1: Riley felt 'stabbed in the back' by Sen. Marsh.

Unease in GOP over Mississippi Tea Party anger.

The Supreme Court reins in government bullies.

July 3, 2014
AG race: Hubbard, Strange close on funds.

State Sen. Hank SandersSenate Sketches: 'When you asked me to drive you to Mobile, I knew you were real sick.'

July 2, 2014
Dinner & A Movie: Seasoned Red Snapper on Rice with a White Wine Reduction Sauce & 'The Act of Killing.' By Jim Hasser.

What Mitt Romney got right.

We're not as polarized as we think we are. Oh, yes we are.

The Increasingly Set Stage of 2016: We don’t know who the GOP candidate will be, but we know what he needs to be

The United States of painkillers: Which states prescribe the most?

Space scientist Frederick Ordway dies.

July 1, 2014
Real Deals: Jumpin Jack out, Planet Fitness in; Downtown hotel sells for $4 million; First opening in Blue Collar development in May; Pre-sales underway at Phoenix Gulf Shores; Hotel, surf shop coming to Orange Beach; Landmark store for sale in Gulf Shores. BKathy Jumper.

Inside the Statehouse with Steve Flowers: The infatuation with the governor's office.

Shadowy conduct of man who would be Alabama's new ethics chief.

Alabama shuts down church’s sex offender housing.

How Republicans took over state Legislatures -- in two gifs.

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