Mitt Romney announced in a release [.pdf] that he has endorsed and contributed to 24 Republicans in Alabama this fall, including Kay Ivey, Richard Shelby, Luther Strange, Young Boozer, John McMillan, all seven Republicans running for the U.S. House, four running for state Senate, seven candidates for state House, and [...]
Gawker looks at the “really, really strange, embarrassing, or disturbing political ads coming out this election year” and collects the year’s “best.”
Of the 22 “craziest political ads” collected so far from 2010, 6 come from Alabama.
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Kay Ivey’s campaign to challenge Democratic Lt. Governor Jim Folsom steps through some talking points with a new television spot airing in Birmingham and Huntsville. Note Ivey’s fondness for the NRA as shown by her saucer-sized NRA belt buckle in the opening shot. You may find some irony in that she [...]
Republican Congressional candidate Martha Roby touts her “Roadmap for Alabama” in this, her latest TV commercial. The Roadmap (found at her sight) has items likely to please or dismay you, depending on your own particular lean. [...]
“Opportunity is like a man with long hair in front and completely bald in back. When it is coming toward you, you can reach out and grab a good hold because the hair is long. However, when it is moving away from you, your hand just keeps slipping off the slick bald head.” These were the opening words of my remarks on this special occasion. Of course, these words sprung from my deceased mama [...]
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is running an ad in the 2nd Congressional District where Democratic incumbent Bobby Bright is challenged by Republican Martha Roby.
The DCCC ran an earlier ad in the district, but removed online access before I got a chance to see it. You can read it about [...]
Robert Bentley has a new ad out that touches on health care… What’s your takeaway from this ad? [...]
State Rep. Tammy Irons (D – Florence) is running for Senate District 1. This ad ran last Friday during a local high school game and will soon be shown on cable.
Irons squares off against Republican nominee Gerald Freeman in the November election.
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Democrat Brett Wadsworth went up with this new ad Monday in his campaign to claim the Senate District 5 seat vacated by Republican Charles Bishop. [...]