• Bama’s Continuing Political Saga…

    Bama’s Continuing Political Saga…

    Not one but two pieces — one a straight-news roundup, one an opinion piece — on various aspects of Alabama’s ongoing political soap opera.  — Quin Hillyer 1. [Straight news […]

     
  • Alabama GOP riven by scandals

    Alabama GOP riven by scandals

    (Quin Hillyer, Liberty Headlines) With Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley earning international headlines by resigning Monday in the wake of a scandal involving sex, misreporting of campaign finances, and multiple allegations of misuse […]

     
  • Chris Pringle for Majority Leader

    Chris Pringle for Majority Leader

    Last summer I wrote a column for al.com explaining why Mobile’s Republican state Rep. Chris Pringle would make a fine Speaker of the House. He didn’t get the post, but […]

     
  • Strange appointment still reeks

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    The appearance of a major conflict of interest, and of at least fudging the terms of what could be a criminal investigation, continues to haunt newly appointed U.S. Sen. Luther […]

     
  • Jeff Sessions Trumps the NAACP

    Jeff Sessions Trumps the NAACP

    By Quin Hillyer published at National Review Online, Jan. 5; Mobile, Ala. — When national and local NAACP leaders staged a sit-in here in Senator Jeff Sessions’s Mobile office, they […]

     
  • Richard Shelby’s outlandishly sleazy campaign

    Richard Shelby’s outlandishly sleazy campaign

    by Quin Hillyer For somebody supposedly of invincible political strength, Alabama’s senior U.S. senator, Richard Shelby, sure looks to be running scared as he conducts an amazingly sleazy campaign against […]

     
 

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