Tis the season. I’m not one to come up with poems of catchy jingles but I do have some New Year observations.
Christmas is now behind us and the presents are all unwrapped some political campaigns have to be feeling good while others are hoping 2010 is better to them.
Santa Claus was [...]
…or, at least, you can help see that Alabama is polled.
Public Policy Polling is asking readers to choose which of five states it polls next, and Alabama is one of them. Go vote now! Wouldn’t you like to see some numbers on the governor’s race?
Voting will be open until Monday [...]
PSC Commissioner Susan Parker says today she is focussing on her re-election to the Public Service Commission and will pass on AL-05. See her statement [.doc] in the Press Releases section of the Political Parlor. Ron Sparks‘ statement on the matter is also here [.doc].
We hear Deborah Paseur is unlikely [...]
Swing State Project asks:
Who the hell does Ron Sparks think he’s fooling? Because he’s certainly not pulling a fast one on anyone who’s been paying attention to the political circus going on in northern Alabama over the past week. Let’s review the evidence.
It was bad enough that Sparks [...]
Ron Sparks has scheduled Tuesday press conferences (.doc) at 10 in Montgomery, 1:30 in Birmingham, and 4:00 in Montgomery. Expect him to stay in the Governor’s race. For one, who would announce in Montgomery his candidacy for a race in north Alabama? I’m also starting to hear from folks that pass along that [...]
The 2010 Big List is updated with potential Democratic candidates for AL-05. Remember that the 2010 Lists have potential candidates in italics and announced candidates in bold.