Small town political gazette – 04/19/11

North Jefferson NewsCounty Line officials approves landfill

Daily HomeSylacauga councilmen seek sales tax increase

Brewton Standard - Kindness of neighbors help home owners

Atmore AdvanceConecuh Commission votes yes on landfill

Arab TribuneMayor Beam lays out plan for $259,000 windfall

Dothan EagleEditorial: ‘Retreat’ is not an option

Demopolis TimesCity Council facing crucial issue

 

 

Legislative Dispatch

A Look from the Rearview Mirror

This Thursday will mark the last day of the legislative Session.  For some, it was a Session that seemed would never end.  For others, it was one that ended much too quickly.  It may be early, yet, to write an obit on this Session, but as we approach the finish line, some perspective may be in order.

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Putting Students First

As you know, a very important piece of legislation will be presented for our consideration in the House tomorrow in Montgomery – Senate Bill 310 – the “Students First” tenure and fair dismissal reform bill. Like me, many House members have been inundated with phone calls and emails from opponents of this bill, and some have been [...]

Legislative Transparency

There are a lot of issues to debate before we begin the final days of this session. In fact, I am quite certain there will be some comments on this post debating many of them. Before we get into the last seven day of the session I wanted to bring up a topic that [...]


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