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Troy Regional’s goal is the best health care possible

Last week it was reported that Troy Regional Medical Center received an “A” rating from the Leapfrog Group. Read more

Only one, final legislative day remains in the 2020 session

The 2020 legislative regular session is wrapping up.  After this week’s two-days of meeting days, only one final legislative day remains on May 17. Read more

State Supreme Court often forgotten in Alabama

Our 1901 Alabama Constitution replicates the United States Constitution in designing a triumvirate of government.  The Executive, Legislative and Judicial branches are designed to have ... Read more

COVID-19 campaign: Still work to be done

With the loosening of Covid-19 vaccination criteria over the past several weeks, more and more Americans are taking advantage of the opportunity to get the ... Read more

Masking remains in effect in state

I was able to take a break recently and took my first flight in over a year and I saw an interesting comparison between our ... Read more

Gambling, budgets remain a priority for legislature

The Legislature is at the midway point of the 2021 Regular Legislative Session.  They have used 15 days of their allotted 30-day legislative session. Read more

End of COVID may be in sight

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the Covid-19 pandemic, we may be seeing hope for the end of this craziness.  A lot has happened ... Read more

Birmingham’s inside man is Alabama’s political ‘kingmaker’

Historically, political power in the state has rested in the rural counties.  Read more

Will Legislature allow Alabamians to vote on gambling revenue for state?

In 1998 Gov. Don Siegelman ran for governor of Alabama on a platform of proposing that his administration would enact legislation creating a state lottery. Read more

COVID cases still on decline

COVID-19 results continue to show a nice decline in both the number of cases tested and the number of positives being reported. We continue to ... Read more

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